$300 Billion: Bitcoin Price Boosts Crypto Market Value to Record High

The total market capitalization for the cryptocurrency market has exceeded $300 billion for the first time.

Data from CoinMarketCap.com shows that the market capitalization for all cryptocurrencies is currently at roughly $300.5bn. Of that amount, bitcoin’s market cap represents the lion’s share, accounting for about $160 billion.

The move comes as the price of bitcoin continues its surge above $9,000, trading at roughly $9,535, according to the CoinDesk Bitcoin Price Index (BPI)…

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