HomeTodays NewsBitcoin SV [BSV], Tron [TRX] and Litecoin [LTC] surge as Bitcoin [BTC] approaches $9,000 mark
Bitcoin SV [BSV], Tron [TRX] and Litecoin [LTC] surge as Bitcoin [BTC] approaches $9,000 mark
May 27, 2019
The cryptocurrency market was surging again as the fork coin, Bitcoin Satoshi Vision [BSV], led the rally after a quiet weekend. The collective market cap stood at $268.7 billion with Bitcoin’s [BTC] dominance at 57.4%.
The controversy-ridden BSV managed to outshine the king coin, BTC in the latest surge, even as the latter made another leap over $8,500 and was closing in on the $9,000-mark.
Bitcoin SV [BSV]
The digital asset’s price took a major hit following Craig Wright’s rants and legal notices to several prominent persons in the space. At press time, BSV held a market cap of $1.91 billion and was priced at $106.8 after rising by 17.29% over the last 24 hours. The coin recorded a 24-hour trading volume of $414 million, with Upbit contributing over 9% via the trading pair BSV/KRW.
At a time when most crypto-assets cooled down and retired on a bearish note over the weekend, Tron rallied following Justin Sun’s tweet, leaving the community on a bull ride.
“Something huge and amazing going about #TRON and #BitTorrent. I will share with you after June 1. I think I have 70% to win and nail it. Fingers crossed! $TRX $BTT”
TRX rose by 13.70% over the last 24 hours and was valued at $0.031. At press time, the eleventh largest digital coin held a market cap of $2.11 billion and recorded a trading volume of $1.23 billion over the past 24 hours, of which 8.9% was traded via TRX/USDT pair at BW.com.
Litecoin was trading fairly well, despite few setbacks this year. LTC’s price soared mostly due to the much-anticipated halving event and several institutional adoptions. The fifth largest coin surged by 11.28% over the last 24 hours, catapulting its price to $113.6. At press time, LTC held a market cap of $7.04 billion and registered a 24-hour trading volume of $5.82 billion. Additionally, Coineal contributed a significant 11.3% trading volume via LTC/BTC.
The king coin achieved yet another milestone and surpassed $150 million market cap, as BTC approached the $9,000-mark with the latest upswing. It rallied by 8.36% over the past 24 hours and was valued at $8,698. At press time, BTC held a market cap of $154.1 billion and a 24-hour trading volume of $28.7 billion. Besides, 13.07% of the total trading volume was contributed to by Bitmex via XBT/USD.