The cost of bitcoin has exceeded half a million rubles

© Fotolia / adrianbysiakЗолотой bitcoin. Archival photoThe cost of bitcoin has exceeded half a million rubles© Fotolia / adrianbysiak

The bitcoin exchange rate on Saturday reached another historical high. The price of the cryptocurrency on the stock exchange Coindesk during the bidding rose to 8.7 per thousand dollars (about 508 thousand).

The maximum result, the bitcoin exchange rate showed about five in the evening, its growth amounted to 5.6%. During the day, the cost ranged from 8,156 to 8,725 thousand dollars. As at 23.10 MSK cryptocurrency is 8,689 thousand dollars.

A record low of 5,857 thousand dollars in the course of trading Coindesk the bitcoin exchange rate reached on 12 November.