Bitcoin is trading below the 6.3 thousands of dollars after hacking platform Bancor

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Course the world’s most popular cryptocurrency bitcoin (bitcoin) on Friday slightly lower, remaining below $ 6.3 thousand USD, according to the auction. The cryptocurrency market continues to regain the recent news about the hacking of Swiss Bancor platform.

According to the website CoinMarketCap, calculate the average price by more than 20 exchanges, as at 8.34 GMT bitcoin depreciated by 1.06% to 6,265 thousand dollars. On largest by volume cryptocurrency exchange Binance bitcoin has fallen in price on 1,26% — to 6.25 thousand dollars.

Other cryptocurrencies are trading mixed. Ethereum is cheaper on 0,78% — to 437,3 dollar. Ripple rises in price on 0,04% — to 0.44 per dollar, Bitcoin Cash — on 0,26%, to 698,49 dollar. According to CoinMarketCap, the market capitalization of cryptocurrencies is currently 249,75 billion dollars. The share of bitcoin accounts for approximately 43% of the total cryptocurrency market.

For trading cryptocurrencies continue to influence news about the hacker attack on cryptopleura Bancor. On Tuesday of the «wallet» platform was abducted 23.5 million dollars in various currencies. The wallets of users of the platform in case of a hacker attack was not injured. After the news about the hacking of the bitcoin dropped from 6.6,of-6,7 thousand dollars to 6.3-6.4 thousand. On Friday, the rate fell below 6.3 thousand dollars.

«I think today price will continue to fluctuate in the corridor 6,2-6,4 thousand dollars, while the market will recover after the next breaking of the exchange», — told RIA Novosti PR Director Tugush Blockchain Finance Timothy Fortunatov.

At the end of June about the burglary reported one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges South Korea Bithumb. Preliminary assessment of the damage amounted to 35 billion KRW (approximately $ 30 million), it was later revised to 19 billion KRW (approximately $ 17 million).

According CipherTrace in the first half of 2018 with kryptomere was stolen virtual currency worth three times more than in 2017 — more than $ 750 million against a little over 250 million for all of last year.

Bitcoin is trading below the 6.3 thousands of dollars after hacking platform Bancor© Integratiebeleid and bitcoin

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