Data from CoinMarketCap showed that Bitcoin’s share of the whole cryptocurrency market hit an 11-week high last week. At current values, bitcoin has a total market capitalization of $61.7 billion.
BlackRock announced its plans to form a working group to investigate the crypto industry and to assess potential benefits of involvement in Bitcoin.
Advex.com allows each e-currency owner to profitably exchange digital money such as Bitcoin or Litecoin to other electronic currency.
The largest supermarket in Arnhem in the Netherlands, called Spar Arnhem Centraal, integrated bitcoin payments this week.
Whatever direction investors go in this week – bullish or bearish – they should remember it may get choppy at sea as bitcoin’s price skates on ice.
Independent Reserve, the Bitcoin market, announced the opening of its new exchange based in Sydney, Australia.
London-based start-up Coinfloor is launching a new market for Bitcoin aimed at institutional investors, amid growing interest in the virtual currency from hedge funds and investment banks.