29 Dec '14, 12pm

Markets Weekly: 2014 Closes on Bearish Note for Bitcoin

Markets Weekly: 2014 Closes on Bearish Note for Bitcoin

The bitcoin price has been in the doldrums in the last week, closing out a month of persistent losses. It's now trading at the lowest levels of the year. Bitcoin opened the week at $330.67 and closed at $316.80, according to the CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Index . That represented a loss of $13.87 in the bitcoin price over the last seven days, or 4.2%. Over the week, the price hit a high of $335.88 on the 23rd December, only to fall to a low of $312.40 four days later. That was a drop of some $23. The bitcoin price has not been kind to bulls this month. While it was trading in the high-$300s – even breaking the $400 mark at one point – in November, the start of December saw a period of sustained downward pressure on BTC/USD. Trading volumes offer little optimism. Volumes have fallen sharply across the board this week, with the total amount of bitcoins changing hands down by 24%...

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