Cryptocurrency: Hearings in the U.S. Senate disappointed investors
The main crypto-currencies are rising on Thursday, despite the not very positive results of the hearings in the U.S. Senate on the regulation of the market of digital currencies. Legislators said the prospects of the blockchain technology and has criticized the bill on Facebook. The senators recognized the usefulness of the blockchain, but I think that technology can not solve all the problems of the financial system.
Despite these not very positive news, bitcoin exchange rate of 10.00 per day, according Libertex, increased by 1.81 percent to 9957 dollars in capitalization 177,8 billion. Ethereum by this time symbolically has risen on 0,03% – to 213,6 dollar with a market capitalization of 22.9 billion dollars. XRP lost 1,53% and dropped to 0,3148 dollar, its market capitalization amounted to 13.5 billion dollars. Litecoin per day has risen by 4.35% to 96,5 USD with a market capitalization of 6.1 billion dollars.
The total capitalization of the stock market amounted to RUB 273.3 billion.
According to financial scouts and other cryptocurrencies in the near future will continue to grow in the correction to a sharp drop in the past days, in which bitcoin has gone below the psychological mark in 10 thousand dollars. They believe that in the near future the bitcoin may again rise to 10 thousand dollars, Ethereum – up to $ 215, XRP – to 0.32 dollar and Litecoin – to 98 dollars.