Bitcoin trampled by almost $10 000, VTB can work in the field of cryptocurrency
The exchange rate of bitcoin on Tuesday 15 February, according to Libertex to 18:00 Moscow time grew by 7.7% to 9,856 thousands of $ 9,150 thousand in 18:32 GMT 14 Feb. The most famous cryptocurrency in the course of the day while held below the psychologically significant level of 10 thousand dollars.
Market capitalization to 18:00 Moscow time was about 166,8 billion dollars against 155,8 billion a day earlier.
The dynamics of most traded cryptocurrency and bitcoin in particular, consistent with the General positive mood on the markets of risk capital, which, oddly enough helped the January inflation in the United States. Apparently, the risks of a more active monetary policy the U.S. Federal reserve was offset by hopes of economic recovery which justify Tokushima the growth of stock indexes. For this reduction may indicate rising inflation.
In the context of the current market bitcoin in the near future still need to test the key level of 10 thousand dollars.
At the same time, in Russia the attitude of the authorities towards bitcoin remains cautious. So, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said that the fate of crypto-currencies is not clear, and now it’s solid speculation.
VTB can work in cryptocurrency only after the appearance of strict regulation of this market, said the head of VTB Andrey Kostin. The regulation will be struck from bitcoin very large part of the reward money and other money gray origin, said the banker.
Finally, the forecast of the state Duma. Bitcoin is unlikely to rise again to 20 thousand dollars, rather, this year could fall to $ 300, says the head of the Committee on financial markets Anatoly Aksakov.