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CCY - CCY Delayed Price. Currency in USD
6,410.256836
-41.355957 (-0.641025%)
As of 1:02PM BST. Market open.
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Previous Close6,451.613
Open6,451.613
BidN/A
Day's Range6,410.257 - 6,493.507
52 Week Range2,044.4099 - 18,750.9258
AskN/A
  • MarketWatch7 minutes ago

    Lack of trust will limit cryptocurrency adoption, says BIS

    Recent regulatory clarity from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission had digital currency evangelists claiming victory. Not so fast says the Bank for International Settlements. While hard-core proponents like the Winklevoss twins say those who can’t see the potential of bitcoin and other digital currencies as a global currency, lack imagination, the BIS, which provides services to the world’s central banks, concluded that adoption of decentralized technology lacks one crucial component: trust.

  • Coindesk2 hours ago

    Bitcoin Recovery Stalls Raising Risk of Price Drop

    Bitcoin will likely drop below $6,000 this week, with bearish indicators still littering short- and long-term charts.

  • MarketWatch18 minutes ago

    American donations to charity show widening gap between rich and poor

    Tech tycoon couples were heavy hitters in charitable giving in 2017Adam Berry / Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan were among the top donors to charity in 2017. The U.S. cleared a generous milestone in 2017, with Americans donating a record amount to charity. Charities raked in $410.2 billion from generous Americans last year, but much of that money came from the richest households, according Giving USA’s annual report on philanthropy.

  • Market Exclusive1 hour ago

    Market Morning: Alphabet, JD Ignore Trade War, Oil Down on OPEC Spat

    Trade War Escalates, Consumers Lose, Greenspan Worried Nonagenarian Alan Greenspan, all of 92 and still kicking, doesn’t like where the trade war is going and believes that the notion that foreigners are “ripping us off” is “complete nonsense” since the people that buy imported goods are American citizens, who do not really tend to feel […] The post Market Morning: Alphabet, JD Ignore Trade War, Oil Down on OPEC Spat appeared first on Market Exclusive.

  • Investopedia2 hours ago

    Bitcoin: What Its Price Decline Means for Stocks

    While they are different asset classes, price movements for the broader equity markets and bitcoin began tracking each other after the cryptocurrency exploded in popularity last year. Similarly, both bitcoin and cryptocurrencies reached lows during February and March amid a sell-off.

  • Benzinga16 hours ago

    Is The Price Of Bitcoin Becoming More Or Less Volatile After Security Breaches?

    Bitcoin prices tumbled after news of yet another major crypto theft broke June 10. Week after week in 2018, cryptocurrency investors have been hit by a stream of negative headlines about increasing regulation and cryptocurrency-related thefts, hacks and scams. Last month, a study by the Anti-Phishing Working Group revealed that a staggering $1.2 billion in cryptocurrency has been stolen in the past year alone, not including the 30 percent of digital currency recently stolen from Coinrail.

  • Benzinga3 days ago

    Today In Cryptocurrency: Crypto Mining In Kosovo, Alternative Explanation For Sell-Off

    The cryptocurrency market ended a brutal week on a low note on Friday, with most major cryptocurrencies trading down more than 2 percent on the day. Here’s a look at some of the headlines that were moving ...

  • Stocks drop on escalating trade war with China
    Yahoo Finance3 days ago

    Stocks drop on escalating trade war with China

    Stocks end week on a down note as Trump levies tariffs on China, and China fires back.

  • Investopedia3 days ago

    How Does Blockchain Work?

    Blockchain technology is what powers and supports the digital currency space, and many analysts believe that it contains numerous viable applications and uses beyond cryptocurrencies as well. You may have heard about financial institutions and even mainstream corporations around the world beginning to explore ways that they can integrate blockchain technology into their traditional practices. Beyond that, though, it can be a bit of a mystery as to what blockchain is exactly and as to how it works.

  • Investopedia3 days ago

    Cryptocurrency This Week

    It's been a rough week for digital currencies. Starting over the weekend, when news of the theft of $40 million in tokens from South Korean exchange Coinrail may have contributed to a loss of $25 billion for the industry as a whole, digital currencies have continued to plunge in value. As is common, many of the other largest digital currencies followed suit, generally declining across the course of the week.

  • MarketWatch3 days ago

    Bitcoin steadies around crucial $6,500 level

    Digital currencies are trading marginally lower Friday, giving back some of yesterday’s gains that came after a prominent SEC official said both bitcoin and Ether shouldn’t be classified as securities. While market consensus was that bitcoin wasn’t a security, Ether, because of its use in most initial coin offering (ICO) sales, was unclear. “Based on my understanding of the present state of ether, the ethereum network and its decentralized structure, current offers and sales of ether aren’t securities transactions,” said William Hinman, director of corporate finance at the Securities and Exchange Commission.

  • Investopedia3 days ago

    Bitcoin Futures Are Causing "Gut Wrenching" Weakness In Its Price: Analyst

    When they were first introduced, bitcoin futures were expected to boost prices and demand for the cryptocurrency. According to a recent report from well-known crypto markets analyst Fundstrat’s Tom Lee, bitcoin futures are the cause of “gut wrenching” weakness in the cryptocurrency’s price. Specifically, bitcoin prices demonstrate downward volatility around the expiration date of futures contracts as traders, who are long on bitcoin and short its futures contracts, sell their bitcoin holdings to generate “a handsome profit” for their futures bet.

  • Cryptos, Ethereum Higher After SEC Comments
    Investing.com3 days ago

    Cryptos, Ethereum Higher After SEC Comments

    Bitcoin was trading at $6,525.40, rising 0.53% the Bitfinex exchange, as of 8:39 AM ET (12:39 GMT), but was still down 24% over the week.

  • Coindesk3 days ago

    Felines to Futbol: NFTs Are Crypto's Hottest New Buzzword

    The crypto industry is buzzing about NFTs, non-fungible tokens, because it's clear CryptoKitties and its clones just might make the tech mainstream.

  • Investopedia3 days ago

    Steve Bannon Is Buying Into Bitcoin

    In an interview with the New York Times, Stephen Bannon, former chief strategist to President Trump, disclosed that he has a “good stake” in the cryptocurrency. Bannon, who founded the rightwing publication Breitbart and is infamous for reportedly crafting the so-called Muslim ban, is also considering starting a new venture associated with the cryptocurrency. The venture could take the form of investments in initial coin offerings (ICOs) using his business Bannon & Company or developing a new crypto coin called “Deplorables Coins” (a reference to Hillary Clinton’s description for President Trump’s supporters) or, even, helping countries develop new cryptocurrencies.

  • Ethereum Surges After Regulators Spares It from Federal Securities Rules
    Investing.com3 days ago

    Ethereum Surges After Regulators Spares It from Federal Securities Rules

    Investing.com – Ethereum surged, while other major cryptocurrencies also rose on Friday on the news that U.S. regulators has spared transactions involving Ethereum from federal securities rules.

  • Investing.com3 days ago

    Cryptos in Rebound Mode as Bitcoin Rallies

    Investing.com – Bitcoin's selloff came to an abrupt halt Thursday as the popular crypto clawed back some of its recent losses.

  • Ethereum Classic Spikes 25% on Coinbase Listing News
    Coindesk6 days ago

    Ethereum Classic Spikes 25% on Coinbase Listing News

    The price of ethereum classic surged by 25% in half an hour on Tuesday, following the news that it is being added to Coinbase's trading options.

  • Jim Chanos Is Out of His Depth Trashing Crypto Assets
    Coindesk4 days ago

    Jim Chanos Is Out of His Depth Trashing Crypto Assets

    Like Warren Buffett, Jim Chanos is an expert in his domain, which is traditional finance, not crypto. And he's getting it wrong too.

  • Dead Cat Bounce? Bitcoin Price Recovery Could be Short-Lived
    Coindesk6 days ago

    Dead Cat Bounce? Bitcoin Price Recovery Could be Short-Lived

    A corrective rally may lift bitcoin over $7,000, but holding on to gains won't be easy, the technical charts suggest.

  • Bitcoin's Price Slides Below $6.5K to Hit 70-Day Low
    Coindesk6 days ago

    Bitcoin's Price Slides Below $6.5K to Hit 70-Day Low

    The price of bitcoin, the world's largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, fell to its lowest point since April 1 on Tuesday.

  • Sell-Off Over? Bitcoin's RSI Just Hit Its Lowest Level Since 2016
    Coindesk5 days ago

    Sell-Off Over? Bitcoin's RSI Just Hit Its Lowest Level Since 2016

    An indicator meant to measure the rate at which an asset is being bought or sold may foretell a future bump for the price of bitcoin.

  • Beyond Bitcoin: Thomson Reuters Data Now Tracking Top 100 Cryptos
    Coindesk5 days ago

    Beyond Bitcoin: Thomson Reuters Data Now Tracking Top 100 Cryptos

    The Canadian mass media and information giant, Thomson Reuters, is expanding its sentiment analysis to track 100 of the world's top cryptocurrencies.

  • Under $100: Litecoin Price Hits Fresh 2018 Low
    Coindesk5 days ago

    Under $100: Litecoin Price Hits Fresh 2018 Low

    The price of litecoin falls below $100 again today to reach a 2018 low so far.

  • Market recap for Friday, June 15th
    Yahoo Finance Video3 days ago

    Market recap for Friday, June 15th

    Stocks end week on a down note as Trump levies tariffs on China, and China fires back.