Investing.com – Bitcoin rose above the $9,288.6 threshold on Thursday. Bitcoin was trading at 9,288.6 by 00:56 (04:56 GMT) on the Investing.com Index, up 1.30% on the day. It was the largest one-day percentage gain since June 19.
The move upwards pushed Bitcoin’s market cap up to $165.2B, or 57.13% of the total cryptocurrency market cap. At its highest, Bitcoin’s market cap was $241.2B.
Bitcoin had traded in a range of $9,228.7 to $9,345.8 in the previous twenty-four hours.
Over the past seven days, Bitcoin has seen a rise in value, as it gained 14.43%. The volume of Bitcoin traded in the twenty-four hours to time of writing was $16.0B or 30.75% of the total volume of all cryptocurrencies. It has traded in a range of $8,153.2173 to $9,438.1270 in the past 7 days.
At its current price, Bitcoin is still down 53.25% from its all-time high of $19,870.62 set on December 17, 2017.
Elsewhere in cryptocurrency trading
Ethereum was last at $269.61 on the Investing.com Index, up 0.88% on the day.
XRP was trading at $0.43342 on the Investing.com Index, a gain of 0.59%.
Ethereum’s market cap was last at $28.7B or 9.94% of the total cryptocurrency market cap, while XRP’s market cap totaled $18.5B or 6.39% of the total cryptocurrency market value.