Courses cryptocurrency today, retreat, Ripple rose slightly
The main cryptocurrency on Friday, a little slide down after the last growth days following a significant fall last week.
According Libertex, the rate of Ripple from 12:00 MSK February 15, symbolically grew by 0.01% and by 12:00 GMT on 16 February amounted to 1,091 USD. Some support the rate of Ripple has the news that Western Union is testing the cryptocurrency for international transfers. In addition, it was reported that the Bank of Saudi Arabia will test cross-border payments platform Ripple.
Ethereum during the day, weakened by 0.01% and is at 12:00 GMT 926,616 dollar. During the day, the exchange rate Litecoin, according Libertex decreased by 1,013% and 12:00 GMT 16 Feb 216 dollars.
During the day you can expect lower rates: Litecoin is $ 200, Ethereum – $ 900, Ripple has a chance to consolidate at the current levels.
Not conducive to the inflow of news from IRS, who is going to prosecute those who uses the operations with cryptocurrency for tax evasion.
Negative impact on the exchange rate of the cryptocurrency is provided by Russian news. So, the representative of the Ministry of internal Affairs of Russia has declared that the Ministry deems it necessary to regulate the procedures for the circulation of cryptocurrencies in Russia, since it could be used to launder criminal funds.
In turn, the Bank of Russia reported that hackers gradually moving it to crypto currencies, losing interest in the theft of money from Bank cards.