The bitcoin exchange rate increased by 4.6% firmly entrenched above $ 11 000$
The exchange rate of bitcoin 20 Feb to 18:00 Moscow time, according Libertex, grew by 4.6% to 11,480 thousand dollars 10,977 thousand at 18:00 GMT on 19 February. The most famous cryptocurrency in the course of the day traded above the psychologically important level of 11 thousand dollars – to the highs from late January.
The market capitalization of bitcoin to 18:00 Moscow time was about the 196.7 billion dollars vs of 186.1 billion on 18:00 GMT on 19 February.
Western European stock markets by evening out in the small plus on the background, the slide of the Euro against the dollar on the Forex market in the area of 1,235.
Index Masuri to 18:30 Moscow time have added from the start of trading 0.5% to 2267 points, expect that tomorrow, the indicator will fluctuate in the range 2210-2300 points. The RTS index by this time grew by 0.3% to 1263 points and tomorrow is likely to stay in the corridor 1245-1280 points.
The dollar to 18:10 GMT was up 0.3% against the ruble to 56.61 ruble, while the Euro was down 0.3% to 69,86 ruble. Tomorrow, the U.S. currency will fluctuate in the range 56,13-57,07 ruble, Euro – corridor 69,23-70,45 of the ruble.
As for bitcoin, it still retains the potential to move up to the area of 12 thousand dollars. This helps you save interest in the technology by regulators, despite the “pinching” of cryptocurrency. CBR this year is going to launch e-mortgage, guarantees and letters of credit on the platform Mastercan using the technology of distributed registers, said first Deputy Chairman of the Central Bank Olga Skorobogatova at the hearings on the digital economy in the state Duma. The Central Bank with market participants has created a platform that heavily reworking Ethereum and put there Russian cryptography.