Bitcoin quotes rose above $45,000, while the price of Ethereum approached $3,200.
Over the past seven days, digital gold has gained 9.6% (CoinGecko).
Among the top 10 growth leaders over this period was Cardano (ADA) – 35.4%. One of the main drivers for coin quotes was the addition of the staking feature on the Coinbase exchange.
The capitalization of the cryptocurrency market exceeded $2.1 trillion.
Bitcoin tested the $45,000 mark in early March but failed to hold its ground. The flagship cryptocurrency returned to levels around $43,000 only on the 22nd.
Recall that the CEO of the consulting company DeVere Group, Nigel Green, predicted that Bitcoin would reach $50,000 by the end of the month.