© Stocksak. FILE PHOTO: A illustration of bitcoin is seen in an illustration image taken on June 23, 2017. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
(Stocksak) – rose 2.3% to $23,199 at 10:07 GMT on Saturday, including $521 to its earlier shut.
Bitcoin, the world’s largest and best-known cryptocurrency, is up 40.6% from the yr’s low of $16,496 on January 1.
Ether, the coin linked to the ethereum blockchain community, surged/rose 0.58 % to $1,668.1 on Saturday, including $9.7 to its earlier shut.