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Bitcoin returns above $62k following a $40 billion inflow in a few hours

Bitcoin returns above $62k following a $40 billion inflow in a few hours
Jordan
Major
8 months ago
3 mins read

Bitcoin (BTC) has bounced back above $62,000 after briefly dropping below $60,000 during the early hours on Monday, November 1, 2021.

Notably, it took just over three hours for Bitcoin’s market value to rise from $1.13 trillion to $1.17 trillion during the morning hours of trading on Monday resulting in a $40 billion increase.

Presently, the digital currency is trading at $62,185, up 1.85% in the last 24 hours and down 0.98% over the previous seven days taking its market value to over $1.17 trillion, according to CoinMarketCap.com.

Bitcoin 1 day price chart. Source: CoinMarketCap.com

Crypto trading analysts estimate

Bitcoin reclaiming $60,000 means that the asset’s price movement is “going according to plan,” as per crypto trading analyst Michael van de Poppe.

Bitcoin chart to USDT. Source: Michael van de Poppe

Similarly, after finishing October with a new all-time high monthly close, certified technical analyst Crypto Birb; still estimates that BTC will pull off $100,000 in December but notes “some are afraid to admit that bc they’re short from $30k.”

The leading cryptocurrency had an almost 40% gain in October, reaching a new all-time high of $66,975 as investors hailed the return of positive seasonality and the introduction of futures-based Bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETFs) in the United States. Notably, that was the largest percentage gain in a single month since December 2020.

In the wake of the cryptocurrency’s October rise, central banks in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Australia will gather to examine the issue of inflation and consider policy responses. 

Altcoins

Elsewhere, Ethereum (ETH), after reaching a new all-time high on October 29 of $4,400, is now changing hands at $4,309, up 0.70% on the day and 4.04% in the last week.

However, the value of meme cryptocurrencies such as Dogecoin (DOGE) and Shiba Inu (SHIB) has increased significantly in the previous 24 hours. Shiba Inu has gained almost 11.8% in the past day, whereas DOGE has gained more than 2.6% within the same time frame.

Meanwhile, Decentraland (MANA), which saw its price rise hit $5 on October 30, is now down 20.27% on the day, although still with an epic increase of 247.87% in the last week, changing hands at $2.72.

Global crypto market

The overall market capitalization of cryptocurrencies is $2.65 trillion, marking a 1.76% increase over the previous day’s value.

Global crypto market 1 month chart. Source: CoinMarketCap.com

Over the previous 24 hours, the market volume has decreased by 11.32% to $135.22 billion. The overall volume in DeFi is presently $18.11 billion, accounting for 13.39% of the entire 24-hour volume in the market. Finally, the volume of all stable currencies is currently $103.99 billion, accounting for 76.91%.

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Jordan Major
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Jordan is an investor and market analyst. He's passionate about stocks, ETFs, blockchain, and digital assets. At Finbold.com, he delves into the technicalities to obtain future trends for new market traders and gives insights into user-friendly platforms for beginners.

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