Daily Archives: May 9, 2017

Bitcoin surges to all-time high above $1,700

NEW YORK, May 9- Digital currency bitcoin hit a record high on Tuesday as demand for crypto-assets soared with the creation of new tokens to raise funding for start-ups using blockchain technology. Bitcoin hit a record $1,760.40 on the BitStamp platform and was last at $1,747.89, up 6 percent on the day. “We have an influx of new capital in the space and that capital…

Bitcoin surges to all-time high above $1,700

NEW YORK, May 9- Digital currency bitcoin hit a record high on Tuesday as demand for crypto-assets soared with the creation of new tokens to raise funding for start-ups using blockchain technology. Bitcoin hit a record $1,760.40 on the BitStamp platform and was last at $1,747.89, up 6 percent on the day. “We have an influx of new capital in the space and that capital…