File photo: A representation of the cryptocurrency bitcoin is displayed in front of a stock price graph in this figure taken on November 19, 2020. Reuters / Dadoruvik / Illustration / File photo
5 October 2021
(Reuters) – Bitcoin rose 5.01% to $51,711.21 at 22:01 GMT on Tuesday, up from $2,469.07 at its previous close.
Bitcoin, the world’s most famous cryptocurrency, is up 86.4% from its January 4 low of $27,734.
Ethereum, a coin tied to the Ethereum blockchain network, rose 4.54% to $3,537.56 on Tuesday, from a previous closing price of $153.68.
(Reporting by Mrinmoy Dey in Bengaluru)