Bitcoin has started the new workweek in a positive mood. At press time, the largest cryptocurrency by market cap is trading at $58,758.69 (+3.96%), according to CoinMarketCap.
Chart of the USD/BTC trading pair from EXANTE
For its part, Ether has risen to $3,136.38 (+8.55%), while XRP has increased by 3.49% and is now trading at $1.62.
The price of the largest cryptocurrency in the market has experienced significant growth over the weekend.
After the price of the crypto hovered around $53,000 at the end of the workweek that ended last April 30 Friday, the asset is trading this morning above $58,000. As a result, the reference crypto has added $5,000 over the weekend.
The crypto's growth has dragged the rest of the market with it, as all of the top 10 coins are posting gains with the sole exception of Tether.
Yesterday it was reported Ether's market cap had reached $337 billion, surpassing Nestle's, P&G's and Roche's.
According to CoinMarketCap’s ranking, 9 currencies on the top 10 are in green.
As for the market cap of all currencies listed in CoinMarketCap, it stays at $2,283,704,064,996.
Subscribe to our Telegram channel to stay up to date on the latest crypto and blockchain news.