Bitcoin broke the resistance at $ 59K with growth close to 1% in the last 24 hours, bringing BTC closer and closer to the all-time high. At the close of this note, the price of BTC is $ 59,447.
The news that excited the crypto market today came from the US financial company Goldman Sachs, which announced the launch of its new digital asset service for the second half of this year.
″ we are working closely with teams across the company to explore ways to provide thoughtful and appropriate access to the ecosystem for private equity clients, and that is something we hope to deliver in the near term,” said Mary Rich, new global director of digital assets of the bank, in dialogue with CNBC.
Since the beginning of the week, the main crypto currency has been receiving important winks from the North American financial sector, which have directed the price again towards 60K. Yesterday, CME Group and Bakkt also announced different crypto services for the coming months, such as future contracts in micro-Bitcoin or new digital wallets.
In addition, the adoption of BTC as a store of value by large companies continues to record experiences around the world, allowing significant growth in adoption levels on all continents.
The altcoin market had mixed returns today. Ethereum (ETH) grew just 1.2%, but managed to hold out above $ 1,850. Binance Coin (BNB) rose at a similar rate, reaching $ 304.
The great performance of the day was for Polkadot (DOT), which reached USD 37.64 after a jump of more than 10%.
Lastly, Cardano (ADA), XRP, and Litecoin (LTC) are down 1% to 2%, thus trading at $ 1.18, $ 0.55, and $ 193, respectively.