Crypto Markets Add $5 Billion As Bitcoin Surges Above $3,700

Investing, News | February 18, 2019 By:

The crypto markets have risen in the last 24 hours, adding $5 billion to the total value of all cryptocurrencies – from $121 billion to $126 billion.

The price of bitcoin is up nearly three percent on the day, and is trading at around $3,740. The last time the top coin was trading at the $3,700 level was on January 20.

Ethereum is the biggest gainer among the top ten cryptocurrencies, rising close to 10 percent to trade at $138. The rest of the top ten coins are showing price increase between 1 and 6 percent.