Bitcoins Auf und Ab
January 10, 2018 -- Bitcoin erreichte ein Hoch von $19.800 am 16. Dezember, bevor es um 28 Prozent per 10. Jan 2018 gefallen ist. Treibende Kraft ist eine neue Generation von Investoren, die jetzt auf fallende oder steigende Kurse mit Futures auf Bitcoin wetten.
If you had spent $100 on bitcoin back in January 2011, you would have a pot of 333.33 bitcoins.
On the first day of 2012, your $100 investment would be worth $1,756.65. The price of bitcoin dipped below the $5 mark before starting to appreciate in May, rising to $13.51 by December 31, swelling your investment to $4,503.29.
2013 saw attacks by hackers against bitcoin exchanges and in September the FBI seizure of more than 144,000 bitcoins from criminal dark-web black market Silk Road, causing the price to go up and down. In December your bitcoin investment was worth around $252,500.
However, the value dropped to $309.87 per bitcoin on December 30, 2014, plunging the original investment to some $106,560. 2015 ended strong with the $100 investment worth over $137,835.
In 2016, Chinese demand caused your investment to soar before falling slightly by the end of the year to $257,977.
In February 2017, Bitcoin hit the $1,169.04 mark. Since May it climbed, crossing the $10,000 mark in November and less than 24 hours later it was trading above $11,000.
As of 09:00GMT on January 10, 2018, bitcoin was trading at $113,478, valuing the 333.33 bitcoins at $4,492,808.