07 Dec '17, 4am

Bitcoin

Bitcoin surged past $16,000 for the first time on Thursday, with frenzied demand to trade the cryptocurrency buckling one of the largest exchanges just days before the first U.S. futures contracts begin trading. Bitcoin’s rally of more than $3,000 in the past 24 hours continues to defy its legions of skeptics, as mainstream demand for the world’s largest cryptocurrency explodes. Investors flocking to open new accounts or place orders Thursday left Coinbase, the largest U.S. exchange, warning of outages and slow transactions. Trezor, a wallet service, tweeted that it’s having “minor issues” with its servers, while Bitfinex , the largest bitcoin exchange in the world, said on Twitter that it has been under a denial of service attack for several days and that it recently got worse. Bitcoin listed at $16,395 as of 1:15 p.m. in Bloomberg pricing that is a composite of exchanges...

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reuters.com 07 Dec '17, 2pm

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bbc.co.uk 06 Dec '17, 11pm

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption At the start of the year Bitcoin was valued at $1,000 Bitcoin has surged above ...

Bitcoin surges above $13,000 to new high

bbc.co.uk 06 Dec '17, 11pm

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption At the start of the year Bitcoin was valued below $1,000 Bitcoin crossed $14,00...

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news.bitcoin.com 07 Dec '17, 1am

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cointelegraph.com 07 Dec '17, 3am

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news.bitcoin.com 10 Dec '17, 11am

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wsj.com 07 Dec '17, 6pm

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money.cnn.com 07 Dec '17, 6am

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thenextweb.com 06 Dec '17, 4am

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cointelegraph.com 01 Dec '17, 2am

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