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On Thursday, May 9, Bitcoin (BTC) showed a new breakthrough, breaking the psychological mark of $6000. Now the coin is still being traded in the green zone, adding 3,8% during 24 hours.
Bitcoin's market capitalization exceeds $107.463 billion with a daily trading volume of about $15.492 billion.
On some exchanges, BTC punched the mark of $ 6000 on Monday, May 7th. However, in the middle of the week, information was received about the attack on the Binance crypto-currency exchange, as a result of which hackers brought out more than 7,000 BTC coins.
The attack on the largest platform increased the pressure on investors who decided to move to the wait-and-see tactics. As a result, Bitcoin fell by almost $200 to $5800.
Most of the largest altcoins also add to the price. The growth leaders from the top ten were Bitcoin Cash and Litecoin (LTC), which rose by 2.75% and 1.5% respectively. Ether grew by 1.2% to $ 171, but so far this coin has very little chance of overcoming the milestone of $200. Binance Coin continues to lose ground, this asset fell to $20.40.
The capitalization of the crypto market has come close to $187 billion, and the likelihood of overcoming this milestone is high in the next few hours. Bitcoin dominance index is minimally grown and is at the level of 57%.
During November, ICO-projects sold 416K ETH. This is the largest figure since the summer, reports Trustnodes.
According to Santiment, in August, ICO startups sold only 100,000 ETH. In September, sales of digital currency increased significantly, reaching 300 thousand ETH. In Nov