Bitcoin down, ether up as cryptos show mixed performance


The prices of major cryptocurrencies remained mixed on Thursday and the capitalisation of the crypto market reached $1.44 trillion with a decrease of 1.5 percent as of 13:40 GMT.

The price of Bitcoin (BTC), the largest cryptocurrency, decreased to $33,768 after shedding 2.26 percent. With this decrease in price, the market capitalisation of the BTC has reached $633 billion.

Likewise, ethereum (ETH) price gained 0.54 percent to reach $2,138. With this increase in price, the market capitalisation of ETH has reached $249 billion.

Similarly, XRP gained 1.15 percent to reach $0.671. The market capitalisation of XRP stands at $67 billion after this increase. —TLTP

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