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If you bought at the top of the crypto bubble, here's how much you've lost

Kate Rooney

CNBC compiled a list of what a $1,000 at the peak of the crypto hype would have yielded in some of the most popular cryptocurrencies. Bitcoin , the world's first and largest cryptocurrency has held up better than others. The cryptocurrency became a household name as it hit a high near $20,000 on December 16, 2017.