Courses cryptocurrency grows in transaction with VISA strengthened Litecoin
The main cryptocurrency on Thursday, continues to move within ascending trend. Investor sentiment became more positive after a series of positive news from governments of major countries.
According Libertex, the rate of Ripple from 12:00 GMT on 14 February increased slightly by 0.8% and by 12:00 GMT on 15 February was 1.13 on the dollar. And Ethereum for the day had strengthened by 5% and costs 12:00 GMT 946,72 dollar. Per day rate of Litecoin has increased by 9% and 12:00 GMT on 15 February was 229,4 dollar.
An additional positive for this cryptocurrency was the news about the deal with Visa. In its Wake, will be released “Liteinoye” plastic cards and business will be able to use Litecoin for payments. It is expected that the system will start its work on 26 February.
However, in Russia the authorities are still conservative. So, at the investment forum in Sochi, a Deputy Finance Minister Sergei Storchak said that the Finance Ministry sees no need to increase the financial literacy of the population in the field of cryptocurrency. In turn, Vnesheconombank Chairman Sergey Gorkov said that, in General, supports the cautious stance of Ministry of Finance on the regulation of cryptocurrencies in Russia. Previously a conservative view on the issue of regulation of this market has been expressed by the President of the country Vladimir Putin, putting high risks of cryptocurrency.
During the day you can expect the continuation of upward dynamic on the basic tools. Thus, Ripple can rise to around $ 1.2, Ethereum to get close to the mark of 1 thousand dollars, and Litecoin to aspire to the level of $ 250.