The world’s cryptocurrency is now worth more than $1 trillion

Bitcoin's anonymous founder, Satoshi Nakamoto, could be worth $40 billion.

The world's cryptocurrency is now worth more than $1 trillion, with bitcoin accounting for a large majority of the value. The price of the oldest virtual currency has risen to almost $40,000, pushing the value of all bitcoins in circulation up to more than $700 billion.

Ether, the cryptocurrency of the Ethereum network, is now worth more than $140 billion. Then there's a long list of less valuable cryptocurrencies, including Tether at $22 billion, Litecoin at $11 billion, and Bitcoin Cash at $8 billion.


Courtesy of Ars Technica

Article Author: Timothy B. Lee

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