Bitcoin was trading at US $ 32,990 in Asia on Monday, after hitting a record US $ 34,800 on Sunday.
TOKYO: Bitcoin was trading at US $ 32,990 in Asia on Monday, after hitting a record high of US $ 34,800 on Sunday.
Digital currency has grown by around 800% since mid-March, as more traders and investors bet it’s on its way to becoming a mainstream payment method.
The latest milestone for the world’s most popular cryptocurrency comes less than three weeks after crossing US $ 20,000 for the first time on December 16.
(Reporting by Kevin Buckland; Editing by Jacqueline Wong)