Thursday, may 3, the price of bitcoin has risen more than 6% in comparison with indicators of the previous day. The average rate of bitcoin, according to CoinMarketCap, at some point on Thursday evening reached $9739.95.
The last time these marks “digital gold” was traded in early March of this year, dropping shortly before that below $10,000.
On a number of exchanges in the bitcoin exchange rate reached higher elevations: $9786 on Huobi, $9779 on Bitfinex and Binance, $9777 in Gemini, $9775 at Bitmex and $9750 for the Kraken.
The barrier of $10 000 can be considered an important resistance for bitcoin, according to forecasts of some analysts and experts, bitcoin can continue its upward movement.
The total capitalization of the cryptocurrency market, meanwhile, exceeded $450 billion, 36% of which ($164 billion) have on bitcoin.
The second capitalization cryptocurrency Ethereum has grown over the last day more than 12%, reaching values above $770. Also noteworthy is a 15% increase in IOTA — and Thursday the price of a coin is raised close to $2.70.
We will remind, earlier it became known that in the coming weeks trades futures contracts on the bitcoin launch leading investment Bank Goldman Sachs.