Cryptocurrency Price Update: BTC, ETH, LTC, BAT, etc On The Rise As Bitcoin Halving Draws Near
Cryptocurrency Price Update: BTC, ETH, LTC, BAT, etc On The Rise As Bitcoin Halving Draws Near

By Dominus1 | My News Gh | 8 May 2020

0aeb4da92b9d251fd137333940a9cea38a47baa406a8878bf590b4d474fb6524.pngIt another day for cryptocurrency holders and traders.

For sometime now, almost every cryptocurrency has raised in value due to the bitcoin halving drawing near.

At first, the Coronavirus effect had a negative impact on all cryptocurrencies as every cryptocurrency dropped in. Value of at most 60 percent including the almighty bitcoin.

But due to the Bitcoin halving which will take place on May 12, 2020, to divide the block of mining Bitcoins to 6.25 from 12.5 blocks, the prices or values of every cryptocurrency is moving up.

The highest value of Bitcoin this year was $10,200 and it dropped to $4,400 but the upcoming halving has raised BTC value to $9,856.49 as at the time of writing this article.


Market Price Updates and Percentages:

The market prices for top 20 cryptocurrencies listed on coinbase has moved up 4.43% over the last 24 hours.

Below is the break down of each cryptocurrency's current price and percentage increase.


Bitcoin 5.89% ( $9,849.37)

Etherium 2.34% ( $209.67)

XRP 0.33% ( $0.22)

BAT 2.79% ( $0.19)

Bitcoin Cash 3.24% ($252.77) ,

Litecoin 2.27% ($46.92) ,

EOS, 1.08% (2.73$ )

Tezos 0.94% ($2.73),

Stellar lumens 0.99% ($0.0717) ,

Chainlink 4.14% ($3.78) ,

Etherium Classic (EthC) 0.16% ( $7.00)

Dash 0.36% ($78.38) ,

Cosmos (ATOM) 2.59% ($2.72),

Zcash (ZEC) 1.74% ($43.89)

Ox (TRX) 29.29% ($0.32),

Augur (REP) 1.10% ($11.01),

Kyber Network (KNC) 0.74% ($0.64)

Dai  0.21% ($1.00)

Orchid (OXT) 1.15% ($0.18).

Remember, Bitcoin halving is left with just 4 days to go.



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