Cryptocurrency values have surged this year, with many posting huge percentage gains. But is it a sign they're reaching a broader audience?
The price of bitcoin has rebounded after a notable fall yesterday that saw the digital currency lose over $400.
Bitcoin prices fell sharply today after setting a new all-time high above $2,700 on the CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Index (BPI).
Two panels at Consensus 2017 conference focused on both the promise and pitfalls of digital currencies and blockchain assets.
ShapeShift CEO Erik Voorhees and Blockchain CEO Peter Smith took on the topic of bitcoin's market moves today.
Bitcoin prices passed $2,000 for the first time ever on the CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Index (BPI), climbing more than 100% since the start of the year.
Bitcoin's price has nearly doubled so far in 2017, rising from $1,000 at the end of last year to a new all-time high of $1,900 today.
The total market cap of all cryptocurrencies reached an all-time high today, as these innovative assets continue to draw robust inflows.
As Bitfinex's banking challenges fade, the spread between prices observed on its order books and others internationally is falling.
The price of bitcoin is once again above $1,800 following a recent uptick that comes amid increasing exchange competition.