CoinDesk's USD BPIs remained below $500 for most of Friday with no new news from China.
News of a Chinese government bank ban has hit bitcoin markets, though exchanges say there's no official announcement.
Look out for the new CNY index in the upper right-hand corner of the CoinDesk homepage.
A false report published by Sina Weibo was responsible for bitcoin's sharp price decline across top Chinese exchanges today.
Prices for second most popular digital currency litecoin surged today, in anticipation of Chinese exchange Huobi officially trading it.
CoinDesk has added Hong Kong-based exchange Bitfinex to the Bitcoin Price Index (BPI) as of 16:00 GMT today.
Bitcoin prices were the highest observed since the resignation of Mt. Gox CEO from the Bitcoin Foundation on Monday.
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