Bitcoin falls more than 1%




a close up of a circuit board: Cryptocurrency Prices Today on August 24: Bitcoin falls more than 1%


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Cryptocurrency Prices Today on August 24: Bitcoin falls more than 1%

Major cryptocurrencies are trading mixed, with Bitcoin falling more than 1 percent.

The global cryptocurrency market capitalisation is currently $2.13 trillion, a 0.14 percent increase in the past 24 hours.

While Bitcoin is trading at above $49,000, gaining more than 6 pecent in a week. Ethereum is trading more than 1 percent higher at around $3,300.

Cardano, which recently touched a record high to become the third-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalisation, continues to occupy that spot.

PayPal said it would allow customers in the UK to buy, sell and hold bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies starting this week.

“We are committed to continue working closely with regulators in the UK, and around the world, to offer our support and meaningfully contribute to shaping the role digital currencies will play in the future of global finance and commerce,” Jose Fernandez da Ponte, vice president and general manager for blockchain, crypto and digital currencies at PayPal, said in a statement.

As of 7.13 am IST on August 24, these are the prices of the 10 largest cryptocurrencies (data from coinmarketcap.com):

Name

Price

24h %

7d %

Market Cap

Volume(24h)

Circulating Supply

Bitcoin

$49,097.97

-1.61%

6.27%

$921,173,637,619

$34,370,914,755

18,795,562 BTC

Ethereum

$3,304.33

1.12%

4.41%

$386,865,818,232

$20,645,018,830

117,229,809 ETH

Cardano

$2.88

2.63%

37.11%

$92,566,669,084

$9,140,954,882

32,143,071,345 ADA

Binance Coin

$496.22

9.46%

18.00%

$83,446,639,296

$3,886,117,828

168,137,036 BNB

Tether

$1.00

-0.04%

0.00%

$65,035,295,613

$78,654,334,785

65,006,834,131 USDT

XRP

$1.23

-1.04%

4.35%

$56,988,046,949

$6,350,165,362

46,471,846,087 XRP

Dogecoin

$0.31

-0.71%

-2.96%

$41,022,428,329

$2,825,822,329

130,991,421,415 DOGE

Polkadot

$27.40

-2.76%

6.48%

$27,003,798,233

$1,692,427,489

987,579,315 DOT

USD Coin

$1.00

0.00%

-0.01%

$26,941,901,920

$2,454,844,012

26,938,388,457 USDC

Solana

$74.99

1.85%

10.99%

$21,734,805,726

$1,460,378,488

290,526,726 SOL

You can also find the latest cryptocurrency prices on other platforms such as CoinDesk and Coinbase.



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