Bitcoin
BTC$22 855.29

-3.86%

Ethereum
ETH$1 571.05

-4.53%

Tether
USDT$1.000106

0%

Binance Coin
BNB$307.09

-3.92%

USD Coin
USDC$1.000146

0.02%

XRP
XRP$0.392404

-6.64%

Bitcoin slips to the lows of the year


25 Apr 2022

#Bitcoin

Bitcoin declined by 2.3% over the past week, ending it at around $39.5K. Ethereum lost 3.9%, while other leading altcoins in the top 10 fell from 2.2% (Solana) to 10.5% (XRP). The exception was Terra (+12.9%). On Monday, the pressure on cryptocurrencies continued, taking another 1.3% off bitcoin to 38.9k, sending it to test March lows. 

Total crypto market capitalisation, according to CoinMarketCap, changed little over the week, remaining at 1.8 trillion, as a wave of buying in the first half of the week turned into a strong sell-off in the second. The bitcoin dominance index rose 0.2% to 41.2% over the same period. 

Crypto Fear and Greed Index rose from 24 to 27 and returned to its starting point during the week. By Monday, the index had lost another point to 23, remaining in the extreme fear territory. Bitcoin has declined for the third consecutive week, along with stock indices.

BTC tried to rise, renewing its highs in a week and a half, around $43,000

Thursday and Friday saw a sharp pullback along with the stock market, and bitcoin fell below the circular $40,000 level. Changpeng Zhao, the Binance's chief executive, said the adoption of cryptocurrencies would rise as geopolitical tensions escalate and the use of the dollar as a sanctions tool grows. He believes the US will lose out to the rest of the world if it continues to suppress bitcoin.

Bitcoin slips to the lows of the year

A group of US congressmen have spoken out against mining cryptocurrencies using the environmentally damaging Proof-of-Work (PoW) consensus algorithm. They said that cryptocurrencies of particular concern are BTC, ETH, XMR and ZEC. The EU has discussed banning BTC trading because of its energy and environmental impact. Bitcoin's energy consumption continues to increase and is attracting the attention of environmental organisations and regulators.


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1 Bitcoin (BTC) BTC Bitcoin predictions 60% 78 $22 855.29 -3.86% -0.53% $440 592 629 611 BTC 7 days price change
2 Ethereum (ETH) ETH Ethereum predictions 62% 83 $1 571.05 -4.53% -3.62% $192 254 948 671 ETH 7 days price change
3 Tether (USDT) USDT Tether predictions 96% 1 $1.000106 0% -0.01% $67 818 518 303 USDT 7 days price change
4 Binance Coin (BNB) BNB Binance Coin predictions 71.6% 62 $307.09 -3.92% 0.39% $48 489 817 539 BNB 7 days price change
5 USD Coin (USDC) USDC USD Coin predictions 95.6% 1 $1.000146 0.02% 0.02% $42 719 163 166 USDC 7 days price change
6 XRP (XRP) XRP XRP predictions 68.4% 65 $0.392404 -6.64% -7.29% $19 935 533 079 XRP 7 days price change
7 Binance USD (BUSD) BUSD Binance USD predictions 93.2% 1 $1.000168 0% 0.01% $15 734 836 580 BUSD 7 days price change
8 Cardano (ADA) ADA Cardano predictions 63.6% 72 $0.371921 -6.16% -1.30% $12 866 103 968 ADA 7 days price change
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11 Polygon (MATIC) MATIC Polygon predictions 65.6% 73 $1.092517 -6.94% 9.99% $9 542 387 704 MATIC 7 days price change
12 Solana (SOL) SOL Solana predictions 56.8% 94 $23.92 -8.74% -1.24% $8 889 597 245 SOL 7 days price change
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14 Litecoin (LTC) LTC Litecoin predictions 70.8% 55 $93.29 -1.81% 3.12% $6 732 701 641 LTC 7 days price change
15 SHIBA INU (SHIB) SHIB SHIBA INU predictions 60.8% 80 $0.000012 -4.57% -3.85% $6 339 026 139 SHIB 7 days price change

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