Bitcoin exchange rate clings to $9 000, but will stay harder

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The bitcoin exchange rate on 13 March 18.00 GMT, according Libertex, decreased by 1.9% to 9,085 thousand dollars 9,265 thousands of 18:00 GMT on 12 March. The most famous cryptocurrency in the last days traded in the range of 8.9-9.4 thousand of dollars trying to hold above the round level of 9 thousand.
The market capitalization of bitcoin to 18.00 MSK was about 154,8 billion dollars against 158,2 billion a day earlier.
Western European stock markets on Tuesday evening mostly declined by 0.6%.
The resignation of Rex Tillerson as Secretary of state, the US pushed the Euro to the dollar up to the mark of 1.24 to push shares of European exporters.
Index Masuri to 18.12 GMT with the start of trading was down 0.2% to 2315 points, we expect that in the next session, the indicator will fluctuate in the range 2255-2375 points. The RTS index was down 0.03 percent, 1283 points, and the next auction is likely to fluctuate in the corridor 1265-1300 points.
The dollar 18.14 GMT decreased from the beginning of the session by 0.03% against the ruble to 56.9 rubles, while the Euro rose in price by 0.3% to of 70.35 rubles. In the next session, the U.S. currency will fluctuate in the range of 56.4-57.4 ruble, Euro – in the hallway 69,75-70,95 ruble.
As for bitcoin, it is likely to continue to cling round 9 thousand dollars.
Negative background for cryptocurrency is supported by reports that Japan intends to encourage the country’s “big twenty” (G20) to strengthen measures to prevent the use of virtual currencies for money laundering. In preparation for the G20 meeting, member of the governing Council of the ECB Benoit Coeure said that cryptocurrencies are “a poor imitation of money.” At the G20 meeting will discuss bitcoin and other electronic currency based on blockchain technology.
Ivan Marchena,
Forex Club ]