Bitcoin (BTC) Trading Up 3.8% This Week

Bitcoin (BTC) traded down 0.2% against the U.S. dollar during the 24-hour period ending at 7:00 AM Eastern on September 19th. One Bitcoin coin can now be purchased for about $27,126.44 on cryptocurrency exchanges. In the last seven days, Bitcoin has traded up 3.8% against the U.S. dollar. Bitcoin has a market capitalization of $528.70 billion and $14.83 billion worth of Bitcoin was traded on exchanges in the last 24 hours.

Here’s how related cryptocurrencies have performed in the last 24 hours:

  • Bitcoin Cash (BCH) traded 0.8% lower against the dollar and now trades at $219.23 or 0.00808196 BTC.
  • Bitcoin SV (BSV) traded 0.6% higher against the dollar and now trades at $31.99 or 0.00117928 BTC.
  • eCash (XEC) traded 5.9% higher against the dollar and now trades at $0.0000 or 0.00000000 BTC.
  • Arweave (AR) traded down 2.7% against the dollar and now trades at $4.35 or 0.00016040 BTC.
  • Syscoin (SYS) traded down 0.5% against the dollar and now trades at $0.0870 or 0.00000321 BTC.

About Bitcoin

Bitcoin (CRYPTO:BTC) is a proof-of-work (PoW) coin that uses the SHA-256 hashing algorithm. Its genesis date was July 13th, 2010. Bitcoin’s total supply is 19,490,156 coins. The official website for Bitcoin is Bitcoin’s official Twitter account is @bitcoin and its Facebook page is accessible here. The official message board for Bitcoin is The Reddit community for Bitcoin is and the currency’s Github account can be viewed here.

According to CryptoCompare, “Bitcoin is a decentralized cryptocurrency that uses peer-to-peer technology and a blockchain to record transactions. It was created by Satoshi Nakamoto and the first block was mined on January 3, 2009. Bitcoin transactions are recorded on a blockchain, which is a distributed ledger that can be accessed by anyone to verify transactions. Transactions are verified by miners, who are rewarded with a set amount of Bitcoin and transaction fees. The supply of Bitcoin is limited to 21 million coins and it is divisible to eight decimal places. A wallet is needed to use Bitcoin and it consists of a public key, which is used to send and receive payments, and a private key, which is used to control the wallet. Bitcoin can be used for a variety of purposes, including everyday transactions, as a store of value, or for investment.”

Bitcoin Coin Trading

Investors seeking to trade Bitcoin using US dollars directly can do so using GDAX, Coinbase or Gemini.

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