Bitcoin and Ethereum are skyrocketing in price

Bitcoin and Ethereum are skyrocketing in price

Bitcoin and Ethereum are skyrocketing

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Bitcoin (BTC) continues to rise in price after a sharp decline in early June. As of 10:10 pm Kyiv time, the #1 cryptocurrency is trading at $24.3 thousand, follows from the quotes of the cryptocurrency exchange Binance.

On Saturday, August 13, the digital currency traded at an average of $24.3-24.4 thousand/BTC.

The second most popular cryptocurrency is also growing – ether (ETH). Yesterday, August 14, it exceeded the $2,000/ETH mark for the first time since June.

Ethereum (Ethereum) has risen sharply amid successful network upgrade testing. Earlier, the developers announced that in the near future the digital currency will switch to a more advanced Proof-of-Stake protocol.

Prepared by: Sergey Daga