For more than a week, bitcoin continues to grow steadily - on December 6, 2017, the course of the most famous crypto currency crossed the psychological mark of 13 thousand dollars. At the peak, the figure was $ 13,200, and although the price has already declined slightly, on the Korean Bithumb stock exchange, "digital gold" is trading at more than $ 14,400.
Capitalization of the crypto currency temporarily reached $ 220 billion, this is more than the market value of Intel or as two NVIDIA. This month, commodity exchanges CBOE and CME Group will begin trading bitcoin futures, and experts believe that this is one of the main reasons for continued growth. Bitcoin evangelists predict that the course will reach $ 15,000 for Catholic Christmas. Meanwhile, Bitcoin Bubble Burst service is being developed in the Silicon Valley, capable of predicting the "bitkoyn apocalypse" (at least, sharp fluctuations in the rate).
Source: Coin Telegraph