It has been one of the most amazing weeks in the short life of cryptocurrency, with Ethereum reaching record highs and now Bitcoin hitting a new high of over $9000. An incredible journey this year, and over the last five years.
Bitcoin reached its record high of $9483 on November 26 at 7PM, floating back down to $9344 at the time of writing. BTC opened at $8763 and hit a high of $9484 giving it a market cap of an incredible $151 billion. This means the entire cryptocurrency market value now stands at a mammoth $285 billion, with BTC responsible for well over 50% of that alone.