The last wave was led by Ethereum (ETH) and NEO (NEO), which are currently up 16.3% and 18% in the last 24 hours, respectively. This move indicates that investors are becoming risky to close 2018, with the platforms for smart contracts that outperformed in the last week.
The best overall earnings in AltDex 100 Index (ALT100), A benchmark index for high capitalization cryptocurrencies, includes PIVX (PivX), DigixDAO (DGD), Augur (REPRESENTATIVE), Dragonchain (DRGN) and Qtum (QTUM) – all of above 15% in the last 24 hours. Overall, the ALT100 is currently up 6.8% on the day while the overall cryptography market increased 5.2% to $ 142.1 billion.
Bitcoin (BTC) is currently up about 4% to $ 4,191. bringing the best digital currency to a market capitalization of $ 73.1 billion. Based on the current price action, it seems that BTC is following the example of the best altcoins that are seeing volume increase as speculators return to the market.
Other: AltDex Cryptocurrency Index
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