Welcome to The Week in Crypto – Feb 18th 2018
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%)
Ethereum: Eth is approaching its All Time High again with a move up from $840 to $944 (+12.38%)
Ripple: A healthy increase was also seen by Ripple, moving up $1.03 to $1.15 (+11.65%)
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+%)
- Total cryptocurrencies: 1,545
- Market cap: $495,406,066,884
- BTC dominance: 37.1%
Top 20 cryptocurrencies as by market cap:
Market cap changes by coin for the last week:
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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!
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