Hi Readers, welcome to cryptocurrency price analysis for the week. Do not forget to check movers and shakers for this week at the last of the article.
Bitcoin saw some positive sentimental moves this week as the top coin was up 21.77%. The good thing about Bitcoin is that it still hodls itself above 6900 creating a sentimental positivity. The prices hit a high point of USD 7,333.00 and the lowest point of USD 5,653.69 during the week. The exchanges that were more active, in volumes, with BTC across various pairs this week were, BitMex (22.31%), Negocie (5.12%) and ZBG (2.83%)
Among prominent news around Bitcoin, Prince Charles Gives Royal Approval On BTC says “It’s A Very Interesting Development”
Ethereum continues its upward move following the rise of BTC. Ethereum on the top, this week were at USD 203.47 and were at lows of USD 159.99. The markets that were more active, in volumes, with ETH across various pairs this week were ZBG (4.98%), BW.COM (3.47%) and OKEx (2.91%)
Among news surrounding Ethereum, Vitalik Buterin, Joseph Lubin Each Donate 1,000 ETH to Support Ethereum’s Development
On the top, this week the prices of XRP were at USD 0.336324 and towards the bottom, it quoted USD 0.294114. The exchanges that were more active, in volumes, with XRP across various pairs this week were, BW.com (10.21%) ZBG (9.54%) and DigiFinex (4.95%)
For XRP this week, Ripple’s co-founder Chris Larsen has been selected to join the International Monetary Funds panel. This panel has been created to focus on innovations in the Fintech industry
The Other Movers and Shakers
The Other coins that made to the top and bottom this week according to Coin Market Cap (accessed on May 12 at 9:08 pm IST) were
- Blue Whale Exchanges – Showing a rise of 9000%
- Japan Content Token – Showing a rise of 355.36%
- Bitex Global XBX Coin- Showing a rise of 169.89%
- RoboCalls- Showing a drop of 79.48%
- Namecoin- Showing a drop of 48.04%
- Cloudbric – Showing a drop of 47.68%
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