Bitcoin has soared in value, MasterCard is working to adapt to Libra
The main cryptocurrency on Tuesday continue its growth, and the rate of bitcoin has approached the psychological mark of 12 thousand dollars after the market has started talking that MasterCard is embarking on the development of infrastructure for cryptocurrency Libra.
Against the background of these messages, bitcoin exchange rate at 9.00 per day, according Libertex, increased by 3.07% to 11899 dollars in capitalization 211.8 billion. Ethereum by this time has risen in price on 1,21% – to 230,9 dollar with a market capitalization of 24.8 billion dollars.
XRP per day has dropped in price by 0.53% and decreased to 0,3190 dollar, its market capitalization of $ 13.7 billion. Litecoin has risen by 2.21% to 97.7 per dollar with a market capitalization of 6.1 billion dollars.
The total capitalization of the stock market reached the level 310,8 billion.
However, the Cabinet of Ministers of Iran ratified a bill according to which cryptocurrency trading and exchange are illegal in the country, despite the fact that mining has recently been recognized as industrial activities. This is negative news for the stock market.
According to financial scouts in the near future cryptocurrencies have all chances to continue growth. The exchange rate of bitcoin can grow to $ 12,000, Ethereum – up to 232 USD, XRP – to 0.32 dollar and Litecoin is $ 99.