As the world’s most famous and the most controversial encryption currency, bitcoin prices this year after experiencing the worst slump in 26 days a week, and finally climbed at the $4000 mark the breath, and at the end of last year high of $20 thousand compared with the approximation can be described as “two days of hot and cold”.
Since mid November, bitcoin repeatedly refresh the lowest level since September 2017, driven by the crypto currency fell collective.
Analysts believe that bitcoin market slump could hit speculative individuals, but has little effect on the financial market, with serious bubble clearing, as well as supporting technology mature and the laws and regulations, but is conducive to block chain technology speculation from the development of “kidnapping”, really useful.
Crypto currency fell collective shrink 80%!
As of 11 26 April afternoon 3, bitcoin slightly recover the decline, back above $4000, $4150.
Since the end of last year to the first half of this year started soaring prices, then bitcoin market has been for several months stable at $6500 stalls. But since November, bitcoin market can be used “fall” to describe, especially since the middle of more than ten consecutive trading day down.
A number of digital currency exchange data show that bitcoin prices last week fell more than 25% this year to become the bitcoin market the worst performance in a week. 25, bitcoin is intraday trading below $3500 for 8 months, the lowest level in 2017 years.
In bitcoin decline driven by currency fell collective encryption, encryption, Ethernet reboxetine currency currency currency last week fell more than 25%. According to statistics, the overall global crypto currency market value is currently about 1540 billion dollars, than this year 1 month peak of 8000 billion dollars has shrunk by about 80%.
The United States recently consecutive moves to strengthen encryption currency trading supervision. According to U.S. media reports, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission 16 August 11 penalty two crypto currency company. The Justice Department is also on bitcoin soared last year are investigating price fixing behavior in the process of.
This winter was a bit early
The market rose “summer” like a thousand li a day seems to be yesterday, bitcoin why so soon suffered a “winter”?
Analysts pointed out that the current round of bitcoin market slump caused by multiple factors. First of all, bitcoin market there is a serious bubble has been the consensus of all walks of life, the market behavior of bitcoin itself is speculation, rather than investment, speculators buy up sell, especially large holders zapan behavior more easy to panic, causing the market turmoil.
Second, when the global risk assets are “low tide” trend, stocks and other investment assets prices are significantly callback, not to mention the encrypted currency speculation assets.
Analysts also said, for fear of mainstream investors bitcoin market supervision and lack of market infrastructure is weak and seldom involved in this market, and this year bitcoin as payment currency but also the role of further declines in the global scope, so bitcoin plummeted may hit the individual investment, but has little influence on the global financial market.
Don’t be kidnapped technology speculation
After the international financial crisis in 2008, bitcoin is came into being, wearing a glossy coat to the center etc.. Block chain technology is the underlying technology, technology to support bitcoin dependent, was given outside the highly anticipated.
However, the two cannot be confused. The soaring prices of bitcoin, can not turn a blind eye, let things drift; the huge potential of application of “blockchain” technology, can not beat him to death.
All speculators should understand: when there is bubble earning large quantities of gold each day, clearing day.
The development of science and technology is to promote human progress, should not be “speculation” of kidnapping. With the mature technology and perfect supporting laws and regulations, to speculation and manipulation of scour off mighty wave crashing on a sandy shore, leaving the real benefit of the ideas and technologies of the future.
Bitcoin is the data encryption technology based on block chain. In 2008, someone to Nakamoto bitcoin net, put forward ideas on the internet. In 2009 the first batch of bitcoin appeared, and gradually sought after by the market. In May 22, 2010, someone with 10 thousand bitcoin successfully for the first time to buy two piece of pizza, then the price is equivalent to $41.
2017 is called “bitcoin year, bitcoin prices from less than $1000 at the end of the year soared to a peak of nearly $20 thousand.
From a global perspective, only the market in the United States, Japan, bitcoin is allowed to trade goods and services, but also by the risk warning and supervision.
According to the relevant provisions of the people’s Bank of China, bitcoin is not issued by the monetary authorities do not have the law, such as monetary compensation of the mandatory attribute is a specific virtual goods, does not have legal status and monetary equivalent, can not and should not be used as currency in circulation in the market.
Source: Xinhua international headlines