31 Dec '16, 1pm

Why Bitcoin Boomed in 2016, What Will Happen in 2017

Why Bitcoin Boomed in 2016, What Will Happen in 2017

What else could someone holding Bitcoins wish for in the New Year? After a stretch in which the price of Bitcoin held relatively stable, the world’s first and most famous cryptocurrency has been skyrocketing! Bitcoin saw an annual gain of nearly 54 percent this year, outperforming all fiat currencies, most of which stumbled in 2016. So what’s behind the recent surge? Cointelegraph reached out to some of the world’s thought leaders in the industry to get their opinion and predictions for the upcoming year. World economy troubles - Bitcoin prospers Bitcoin’s outstanding performance this year has been driven by various factors including, experts acknowledging the “halvening,” the troubling world economy represented by fiat chaos in India and Venezuela, as well as a slowing Chinese economy and a depreciating yuan. Nicolas Cary , co-founder of Blockchain, says: “The price perfo...

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