Bitcoin price LIVE: Bitcoin surges 11 per cent above $7800 – Segwit2x split called off
Bitcoin surged by over 10 per cent today, hitting a new high according to CoinDesk, after breaking record after record this month.
The digital token opened on CoinDesk today at £5,428.81 ($7,118.80), before peaking at a high of £6,008.59 ($7,879.06).
The news comes off the back of the controversial Segwit2x software upgrade being called off by its leaders.
Mike Belshe, CEO and co-founder of BitGo, explained: “As fees rise on the blockchain, we believe it will eventually become obvious that on-chain capacity increases are necessary.
“When that happens, we hope the community will come... read more