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 prices neared $2,000, but they failed to break through this key level.
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.
The price of bitcoin fell to around 10% below its most recent all-time high as the market experienced what analysts called a "healthy correction".
Amid scaling battles and upgrade standstills, bitcoin's price continues to rise. So what's causing all the momentum?
Bitcoin's price took a dip today, falling more than $100 at points in what was one of its worst days in recent weeks.
Bitcoin prices slid this morning, a day after crossing the $1,800 mark according to the CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Index (BPI).