Bitcoin Price Index (24h)

Last updated on Aug 27, 2015 at 20:21 BST. Based on the following values:

USD
BTC-e $224.04
Bitstamp $227.19
OKCoin $226.83
Coinbase $227.85
Bitfinex $227.53
itBit $227.14
CNY
BTC China ¥1,451.05
OKCoin ¥1,450.77
Huobi ¥1,458.71

USD 0.61%

$226.76

CNY 0.51%

¥1,453.51

EUR

€201.51

GBP

£147.09

Bitcoin mining news

Bitcoins are not created by a central bank – they are effectively created by the network itself through a computational process called ‘mining‘. Having grown from PCs to purpose built machines, such as ASICs, bitcoin mining is driving innovation in both software and hardware.

Recent