比特币交易价格为 $ 45,212.86 在美国通宵时间, 根据 CoinMarketCap
, 终于高居榜首 $ 45,000 milestone for the first time in roughly a month
It’s not clear what caused the latest surge
, 但是 cryptocurrency’s price has been improving in recent days
. It finally cleared
$ 40,000 again last Friday after weeks of losses
仍然, the coin is down more than 34% from its all-time high — on November 10 — of $ 68,789.63, according to CoinMarketCap data.
, 与此同时, 原为 贸易
在 $ 3,218.98, 多于 3% higher than it was
24 hours before
. That price is down more than
34% from its all-time high of
$ 4,891.70, 虽然.
Bitcoin has “weathered the recent storm” and is gaining momentum, wrote Craig Erlam, Oanda 的高级市场分析师, in a Monday research note.
“We’ve seen what bitcoin can do once it gets moving and while it’s still early days, there’s certainly reason to think the worst may be behind it,” Erlam said.
Investors had been jittery about digital currencies and other risky assets ever since the US Federal Reserve signaled it may unwind economic stimulus more aggressively than expected
Governments are cracking down as well
. Reuters reported recently that Russia’s central bank has proposed a ban on crypto use and mining
. Russia is one of the biggest crypto-mining nations
在世界上, but its central bank said that digital currencies can pose a threat to the country’s financial stability
The Russian proposal came just a few months after China launched a full-scale clampdown on cryptocurrency
, banning both trading and mining
But some countries are embracing crypto
. India is 规划 to launch a digital version of the rupee
, becoming the latest country to join the rush to create state-backed virtual currencies
And electric vehilcle maker Tesla still has about
$ 2 billion in bitcoin on its balance sheet
, according to an SEC filing
“We believe in the long-term potential of digital assets both as an investment and also as a liquid alternative to cash,” the company said in the filing.
— CNN业务’ Diksha Madhok contributed to this report.