Bitcoin Price Index (24h)

Last updated on Oct 22, 2014 at 22:41 BST. Based on the following values:

USD
BTC-e $376.00
Bitstamp $384.28
Bitfinex $382.20
LakeBTC $378.16
CNY
Huobi ¥2,330.44
BTC China ¥2,330.10
OKCoin ¥2,331.19

USD
-0.58%

$380.16

CNY
-0.39%

¥2,330.57

EUR

€300.63

GBP

£236.86

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