Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH) — two of the most valuable cryptocoins — managed to surge above $16,000 and $1,200 respectively early Friday morning. Other popular altcoins — including the likes of Dogecoin (DOGE), Litecoin (LTC), and Solana (SOL) — ended up in the green as overall prices saw marginal gains across the board. Token Chain (XCN) proved to be the biggest gainer, posting a 24-hour jump of over 9.73 percent. In contrast, Synthetix (SNX) turned out to be the biggest loser.
At the time of writing, the global crypto market cap was $858.88 billion for a 24-hour gain of 2.18 percent.
Bitcoin (BTC) price today
Bitcoin price stood at $17,215.17 and posted a 24-hour gain of 2.32 percent, according to CoinMarketCap. According to Indian exchange WazirX, the BTC price was at 14.50 rupees.
Ethereum (ETH) price today
ETH price was at $1,282.71, a 24-hour gain of 4.33 percent at the time of writing. According to WazirX, Ethereum price in India was Rs 1.08 lakhs.
Dogecoin (DOGE) price today
DOGE posted a 24-hour gain of 2.34 percent, currently at $0.09842, according to CoinMarketCap data. According to WazirX, Dogecoin price in India was 8.4307 rupees.
Litecoin (LTC) price today
Litecoin posted a 24-hour gain of 3.46 percent. At the time of writing, it was trading at $78.03. The LTC price in India stood at Rs 6,520.01.
Ripple (XRP) price today
XRP price was at $0.3913, which is a 24-hour gain of 1.18 percent. According to WazirX, Ripple price was 32.9001 rupees.
Solana (SOL) price today
Solana price was at $13.70 for a 24-hour gain of 2.15 percent. According to WazirX, the SOL price in India was 1,150.11 rupees.
Top Crypto Winners Today (Dec 09)
According to CoinMarketCap data, here are the top five crypto gainers over the past 24 hours:
24 hours profit: 9.73 percent
24 hours profit: 7.30 percent
Trust Wallet Token (TWT)
24 hours profit: 6.71 percent
Bitcoin SV (BSV)
24 hours profit: 6.43 percent
24 hours profit: 5.88 percent
Top Crypto Losers Today (Dec 09)
According to CoinMarketCap data, here are the top five crypto losers over the past 24 hours:
24 hour loss: 3.75 percent
Axie Infinity (AXS)
24 hour loss: 0.78 percent
24 hour loss: 0.26 percent
Neutrino USD (USDN)
24 hour loss: 0.23 percent
Tone coin (TON)
24 hour loss: 0.22 percent
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