Even the most optimistic observer could not have everzwijn predicted that ethereum’s price would hop from $8, ter the beginning of the year, to treatment the $400 mark within 6 months. Given the fact that its price rose by around 5000% during the past 6 months, ethereum is by far the top gainer among all altcoins ter the year 2018.
Bitcoin has captured America’s imagination. Whether or not the cryptocurrency will ultimately turn out to be a good investment or just a passing fad remains to be seen. Indeed, ter the past several months Bitcoin prices have loved a run-up that makes the 1999 tech bubble look staid by comparison. That excitement – the promise of unexpected riches or unexpected ruin – has a loterijlot of people wondering how a bitcoin investment actually works.