On Sunday, Bitcoin rose above the psychological mark of 9 thousand US dollars. It was last year when the market watched similar quotes.
The value of the currency was equal to 9385 US dollars. On Monday, the price rolled back slightly to $ 9141.
Over the past month, the price of the main cryptocurrency has increased by more than 20%. Since the beginning of this year, an increase has totaled 140%. Despite the good pace, the rate of BTC is still far from the records shown in December 2017.
Following bitcoin, other cryptocurrencies also show the growth. Ethereum has risen by 1%, BCH – by 1.5%.
Facebook project that is going to be launched next year has greatly supported the cryptocurrency market. It will be their own cryptocurrency. By the way, Visa, MC, PayPal and Uber are going to invest in the project. The company will present the currency soon.
Libra, the so-called Facebook cryptocurrency, will be used both on the social network to pay for goods and on other Internet platforms. In addition, it can be used to transfer from one user to another.