The price of Bitcoin for the week increased by 6%, the minimum value it took on October 5 ($ 4,164.05), probably against the backdrop of news about hardforke. While the Bitcoin.org resource has publicly denounced the supporters of Segwit2x (http://catcut.net/RFub), in anticipation of the upcoming hardcore, the exchanges are preparing to support both chains, as already announced by most of the major players. For example, the Bitfinex exchange (http://catcut.net/NFub) runs a chain split token and launches a speculative market where traders can bet on the result of Segwit2x.
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The rate of the Efirium for the week increased by 4%, the minimum price ($ 289.77) fell during the attack of the test network (https://goo.by/f5pWR), but the network survived. We remind you that before October 10, the miners need to update the software, since on the block 4 370 000 (it is estimated this will happen on October 17) it is planned to have a hardcore. Also in Kiev, we shared the intricacies of a deal on the sale of real estate for the airtime https://goo.by/dtd67.
Record growth this week showed Ripple – 18%, is justified and it’s purposeful penetration of the crypto currency into the Asian markets, so many investors are optimistic about the long-term prospects for the currency. Nevertheless, the stimulus for the current growth, apparently, is the expectation by traders of a rise in prices before the Swell conference. It should be noted that Ripple now controls 6.1% of the market of crypto-currencies.
Most altcoins closed the week in decline. In fact, only four of the top 20 crypto currencies recorded a positive trend in the last 7 days.