Today Bitcoin is about to meet a “psychological level” by touching the $20,000 mark! The rate of the most popular cryptocurrency in the world – Bitcoin – has already exceeded 19.5 thousand dollars. During the last 24 hours Bitcoin was trading at a level of 19814 dollars. Thus, a new record of its exchange rate was established. According to Coindesk exchange platform, which monitors the rates of this cryptocurrency on the leading exchange platforms, reported that today Bitcoin has reached its record price.
Bitcoin is growing at an unprecedented rate since the beginning of the second half of 2017. In early August one Bitcoin was traded for 3 thousand dollars, in September 2 – 5 thousand, and at the end of November it exceeded $10000.
It is funny that on Friday, December 15, experts from Coindesk claimed that meeting the mark of $ 20,000 per Bitcoin “will not happen as quickly as you might expect.” The total capitalization of Bitcoin (BTC) already exceeds $ 320 billion.
The launch of Bitcoin futures index provides investors with the necessary mechanisms and tools to operate the crypto currency market by making speculation with virtual money legal and secure.