Bitcoin markets experienced little change on 2nd May in response to Craig Wright’s claim that he is the digital currency’s creator, Satoshi…
Bitcoin prices fluctuated significantly during the week ending 29th April, reaching a yearly high of $470 before falling below $440.
Bitcoin prices dropped below $450 late yesterday and then continued to fall below $440 as of press time.
Global bitcoin prices were more than double their total last year, reaching $470 on the CoinDesk BPI today.
Bitcoin prices passed $460 on 25th April, reaching their highest total in four months as the digital currency built on past gains.
The price of bitcoin passed $448 for the first time in two months today on the CoinDesk USD Bitcoin Price Index (BPI).
Volumes in the bitcoin markets declined this week amid price stability that some traders indicate is turning away business.
The price of bitcoin experienced relative price stability and consistent volume during the seven days through 1st April.
Dr Philippa Ryan discusses the relationship between perceptions of bitcoin as a technology and activity in its historically turbulent global markets.
Markets Weekly is a weekly column analyzing price movements in the global digital currency markets, and the technology's use case as an asset class.