Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has just received approval to offer trading of litecoin and ether in New York state.
Bitcoin demand remains strong in spite of concerns that the bitcoin network might split.
Traders have been preparing for a potential split in the bitcoin network.
The volatility in ether prices is subsiding after the market hit a series of all-time highs last week.
Institutional investors are taking a greater interest in ether as the price climbs, OTC trading experts have told CoinDesk.
After several days of rangebound trading, bitcoin's price took a tumble today, dropping below the $1,200 mark.
Ether prices continued their price spike today, reaching fresh all-time highs in the wake of a major decision by the SEC.
Ether prices reached a record level today, as traders have sought new opportunities in the cryptocurrency market.
The price of bitcoin passed another milestone today, as it has now been trading above $1,000 for a whole month.
All eyes are currently on bitcoin's scaling debate, as market observers wonder how the community will solve this dilemma.