The Week in Crypto – Feb 18th 2018

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Welcome to The Week in Crypto – Feb 18th 2018

Weekly summary

The cryptocurrency markets had a great week this week, with the majority of coins gaining from the previous week. Bitcoin led the way with a nearly +30% gain from the week before, putting it back in the 5-digit price bracket. Question is, can it turn $10k into support again or will it be short lived?

Overall, the cryptocurrency market gained from the week before, moving up $410 billion to $495 billion.

Bitcoin: Strong gains led by Bitcoin this week, with a huge gain from $8,383 to $10,886 (+29.86%)

BTC:USD for w/e 18th February 2018

BTC:USD for w/e 18th February 2018

Ethereum: Eth is approaching its All Time High again with a move up from $840 to $944 (+12.38%)

ETH:USD for w/e 18th February 2018

ETH:USD for w/e 18th February 2018

Ripple: A healthy increase was also seen by Ripple, moving up $1.03 to $1.15 (+11.65%)

XRP:USD for w/e 18th February 2018

XRP:USD for w/e 18th February 2018

Bitcoin Cash: Following on from Bitcoin’s lead, Bitcoin Cash gained $1261 to $1527 (+21.09%)

Cardano: Although up too, Cardano didn’t increase as well as others, a move from $0.38 to $0.40 (5.26+%)


Weekly stats

Market stats:

  • Total cryptocurrencies: 1,545
  • Market cap: $495,406,066,884
  • BTC dominance: 37.1%

Top 20 cryptocurrencies as by market cap:

Top 20 coins for w/e 18th February 2018

Top 20 coins for w/e 18th February 2018

Market cap changes by coin for the last week:

Cryptomap for w/e 18th February 2018

Cryptomap for w/e 18th February 2018

Weekly news

We’re sorry we’ve not any weekly news for you this week, the dog ate our homework!

The week ahead sees us launching our ICO section of CoinGuide finally – look out for an announcement on Twitter – and we’ll be back to our normal roundup from next week!

Here, on CoinGuide we had our sixth week of our Crypto Project 2018, which is our investment of $2500 across 25 different cryptocurrencies.

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We’ll be back next week with another update on Sunday, 25th February!

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