30 Jun '14, 11pm

Bitcoin Price Surges as Silk Road Auction Spurs Investor Interest

Bitcoin Price Surges as Silk Road Auction Spurs Investor Interest

The US Marshals Service (USMS) has begun to inform participating investors as to the official results of its 27th June auction of 30,000 confiscated Silk Road bitcoins, but major institutional investors are already calling the event an overall success. The comments come amid a near 7% increase in bitcoin price on the CoinDesk USD Bitcoin Price Index that industry leaders are crediting to rising interest in bitcoin stemming from the event. Alan Silbert, founder and CEO of online bitcoin luxury marketplace BitPremier , for example, took to Twitter to issue his belief that investors interested in the Silk Road auction may seek to buy bitcoin regardless of the outcome. So basically at least USD$20MM of bitcoin buying demand went unsatisfied in the auction and will look elsewhere to buy bitcoins i.e. market — Alan Silbert (@alansilbert) June 30, 2014 The news followed the USMS’...

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