The price of bitcoin close to $ 10,000 :

The price of the bitcoin digital currency is approaching the $ 10,000 limit. Last Friday, he passed the $ 9,000 mark, less than a week after passing the $ 8,000 barrier. Today, bitcoin is worth more than 9,700 dollars.

The value of bitcoin is progressing, but it has also been hit by a backlash. Thus, in the night from Sunday to Monday, she regressed more than 200 dollars in the space of ten minutes, then she resumed her walk upwards. In the last two weeks, the value of bitcoin has grown by more than 40 percent.

This increase is partly due to the increased focus on cryptocurrency. More and more companies in the traditional financial sector are also turning to bitcoin. On the other hand, there are many who criticize him by saying that this currency is nothing more than a bubble that will burst at a certain moment.

At the beginning of the year, bitcoin was worth about $ 1,000. The cryptocurrency is therefore today to increase in value by more than 800 percent. Most of this increase has been recorded since the summer, which makes the bitcoin very attractive to speculators. The number of accounts opened at Coinbase, one of the main cryptocurrency processing platforms such as Bitcoin and its competitor the Ethereum, for example has already almost tripled this year. (PNA)