Bitcoin (BTC) quickly corrected its monthly losses on Friday 21 September, after the markets met to send prices above $ 6,700 for the first time in two weeks.
Cointelegraph and Coin360 price tracker data confirm a strong performance for Bitcoin, which had seen a week of flat trading closer to $ 6,200.
Market display from Coin360
The upward move, which occurred for several hours, came when news broke that US regulators had postponed the decision on the fund listed on the stock exchange VanEck / SolidX Bitcoin (ETF
) of the press, BTC / USD traded around $ 6,707 an increase of about 5% of the day, reporting prices at the interval they were in mid-August.
Bitcoin weekly price chart Source: Cointelegraph Price Index
altcoin markets, the trend inversion of Ethereum (ETH) continued after weeks of beating Bitcoins on losses. Prices at the time of printing for ETH / USD hit $ 225, also the first since September 7, having fallen to a minimum of $ 171 in the meantime.
Price chart Ethereum Monthly Index Source: Ethereum Cointelegraph Price Index
Ripple (XRP) nonetheless stood out as the clear winner Friday, continues its increase of over 44 percent in the day to reach weekly earnings of around 68 percent, currently traded around $ 0.46.
Chart of weekly prices of undulations. Source: Cointelegraph Ripple Price Index
The commentators were initially unsure on the reason for this increase, Ripple herself had suggested that her xRapid payment transfer network would start serving her first bank customers. xRapid offered international payments via XRP directly as an intermediate currency.
Elsewhere in the altcoin markets, Stellar (XLM), Tezos (XTZ) and Cardano (ADA) produced health gains of around 15 to 18%. Total capitalization is now around $ 217 billion for the printing time.