Bitcoin (BTC): Price, Charts and Market Cap

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Symbol BTC
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Brief The first cryptocurrency in the world, created by the Japanese programmer Satoshi Nakamoto in 2009, is at the top of the rating. Today it is the most popular virtual currency on the market...
Discussion https://bitcointalk.org/
Last updated: Friday, September 25, 2020 4:00:01PM UTC
Crypto Volatility Index (CVIX): 41
Current price, USD: 10 656.86
Market capitalization, USD: 197 146 553 270
Available supply: 18 499 506 BTC
Volume 24 hours, USD: 47 973 267 316
Mineable Yes

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General BTC facts, technical details and general information about Bitcoin crypto currency


The first cryptocurrency in the world, created by the Japanese programmer Satoshi Nakamoto in 2009, is at the top of the rating. Today it is the most popular virtual currency on the market and although its legal status may vary in different countries, bitcoin transactions are allowed in Japan, Canada, the USA, Singapore, some countries of Europe, Australia, etc. 

Transparency of the system, the inability to counterfeit the cryptocurrency and its complete decentralization have become undoubted advantages of the virtual currency, which allowed it to rapidly increase the number of users.

It’s the first and currently most popular decentralized digital currency, which was created in 2009. The technology behind it is blockchain, a public ledger payment technology which takes intermediaries (such as banks and other service providers) out of the financial equation. Bitcoin’s emission is not controlled by anybody, the currency issue occurs through “mining” – the work of powerful computer processors around the globe using a program for calculating mathematical algorithms. This decentralization, i.e. absence of controlling institution, makes bitcoin independent from state regulators, banking and finance institutions and that is both an advantage and a drawback for the coin.

As most financial regulators are still forming their position on this and other cryptocurrencies this year’s price rally has resulted in Wall Street gurus calling bitcoin a “fraud” and “bubble”. However, investors’ interest in bitcoin is seemingly unstoppable as more and more brokers and hedge funds are offering investment opportunities for crypto fans.

If you want to add bitcoin in your investment portfolio, there are plenty of options for you: mining, trading bitcoin on one of cryptocurrency exchanges, accepting payment for your services in bitcoin, trading cryptocurrency using CFDs and event getting paid in bitcoin.

Today the reputation of bitcoin has become so strong that it is now accepted by large retailers, including Amazon, Subway and even Victoria's Secret. The popularity of generating or "mining" of bitcoins is growing - users compete for a chance at verifying the next block of payments. The system is arranged so that participants run the algorithm on their computers, which must find the correct code - "hash". Miners who find the code receive a small amount of bitcoins as a reward. This process requires great processing power and energy costs, so if you still want to invest in bitcoins, you can buy this currency on one of the crypto-exchange exchanges.

Historical data for Bitcoin

We list daily Bitcoin historical data for the past 10 days

Date Open, $ Min, $ Max, $ Market cap, $
Sep 16 10 789.31 10 710.62 11 086.05 203 762 701 165
Sep 17 10 965.95 10 829.07 11 031.33 202 123 283 574
Sep 18 10 946.49 10 844.07 11 001.99 202 177 511 207
Sep 19 10 928.05 10 923.89 11 101.62 204 608 033 111
Sep 20 11 083.58 10 855.21 11 083.58 201 169 558 393
Sep 21 10 933.66 10 411.20 10 974.62 194 392 046 793
Sep 22 10 450.56 10 413.27 10 547.10 194 550 949 598
Sep 23 10 533.77 10 200.21 10 533.77 189 981 866 830
Sep 24 10 246.19 10 246.19 10 769.76 199 224 959 221
Sep 25 10 760.07 10 585.78 10 773.41 197 146 553 270

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Bitcoin (BTC) price change (24h)

BTC price change 24 hours 2.72%
BTC price change 7 days -2.64%

Bitcoin (BTC) Short Term Forecast

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Bitcoin Comments & Reviews

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NotaPonzi   September 25, 2020   BTC


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TheSmartest   September 25, 2020   BTC


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Kim Lou   September 24, 2020   BTC


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Fabi0   September 24, 2020   BTC


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