Ethereum hits a new record high — while bitcoin and Ripple’s XRP slide
|01/10/2018||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- Ethereum breaks above $1,300 to hit a fresh all-time high on Wednesday.
- The second largest cryptocurrency by market capitalisation is defying its major rivals, which have slumped during morning trade.
- Both bitcoin and Ripple’s XRP are significantly lower on the day.
LONDON — Ethereum, the second biggest cryptocurrency in the markets, broke to a fresh all-time high overnight on Wednesday as investors continued to pour money into it.
Just after midnight UK time, ethereum’s price broke as high as $1,375, having only surpassed $1,000 during trade over the weekend. Ethereum has since pared some of its gains, but remains in positive territory, up read more >>>