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Bitcoin tops record $19,000 on one exchange, then plunges in wild 2-day ride

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Bitcoin tops record $19,000 on one exchange, then plunges in wild 2-day ride

Bitcoin's extraordinary price surge means its market capitalization now exceeds the annual output of whole economies, and the estimated worth of some of the world's top billionaires. Bitcoin rocketed above $19,000 for the first time on Thursday before falling sharply from its record high. In