31 Aug '17, 12pm

Bitcoin spikes to a record high above $4,700

FILE PHOTO - A Bitcoin sign is seen in a window in Toronto Thomson Reuters Bitcoin hit a fresh record high of $4,710 a coin on Thursday morning. Currently, the cryptocurrency trades up 2.38% at $4,704 a coin. Thursday's advance caps off a big month for bitcoin, which has rallied 63.5% since the August 1 fork that split it in two. Bitcoin cash , the cryptocurrency that was formed from the fork, has gained about 116% since its first trade of $300. August has been an eventful month for bitcoin. Aside from the fork, developers introduced a new software called Segregated Witness , or SegWit. "SegWit is a clever solution that essentially increases transaction capacity," Aaron Lasher, the chief marketing officer of Breadwallet, a bitcoin technology company, told Business Insider. And while bitcoin has gained about 385% so far this year, the good times likely won't last forever. I...

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Bitcoin spikes to a record high above $4,700

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