Bitcoin Price Index (24h)

Last updated on Sep 2, 2014 at 22:14 BST. Based on the following values:

USD
BTC-e $474.00
Bitstamp $476.25
Bitfinex $474.79
LakeBTC $482.34
CNY
BTC China ¥2,929.57
OKCoin ¥2,930.41
Huobi ¥2,930.74

    USD
    0.57%

    $476.85

    CNY
    1.46%

    ¥2,930.24

    EUR

    €363.12

    GBP

    £289.51

    John Law

    John Law is an 18th century Scottish entrepreneur, financial engineer and gambler. Having reformed the French economy, invented paper currency, state banks, the Mississippi Bubble and other ideas essential to modern economics, he took three hundred years off in a small cottage outside Bude. He has returned to write for CoinDesk on the foibles of digital currency.

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