The price of a bitcoin has continued to rise overnight, passing $9,900 for the first time this morning.
Since setting new highs yesterday, prices climbed more or less steadily until finally passing $9,900 at 07:50 UTC today. The new record of $9,900.05 was reached roughly 35 minutes later,
At press time, prices are at $9,400 levels – up 3.44 percent for the session. CoinMarketCap data indicates that bitcoin has risen 8.16 percent in 24 hours, and 18.8 percent over the last seven days.
Bitcoin’s amazing gains have helped drive the combined market value for all cryptocurrencies to yet another at new high of $294 billion. Bitcoin’s market capitalization is now almost $154 billion.