06 Dec '17, 2am

Bitcoin breaks above $12,000 for the first time

Bitcoin breaks above $12,000 for the first time

Bitcoin broke above the $12,000 mark Wednesday morning Asia-time, as the cryptocurrency continued its march higher. As of 10:41 a.m. SIN/HK, the digital token was selling for $12,123.98, according to industry site CoinDesk. The asset began 2017 at less than $1,000 per token, but it has been on an absolute tear in recent months: It crossed $5,000 in October and touched above $11,000 for the first time less than two months later, according to CoinDesk data. Chart courtesy CoinDesk. With Wednesday morning's spike, the cryptocurrency now has a total market value of about $203 billion — more than twice Goldman Sachs' market cap. All of the digital asset's explosive growth has come against a backdrop of steady criticism from many financial luminaries. For one, Stephen Roach, Yale University senior fellow and the former Asia chairman and chief economist at investment bank Morgan ...

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