01 September, 2020
The value of the largest altcoin by capitalization exceeded $ 460, over the past eight months it has grown by 254%
On Tuesday, September 1, Ethereum surpassed the $ 460 mark for the first time since July 2018. Over the past day, the average market price of an asset has increased by 9%, since the beginning of this year - by 254%. The capitalization of the largest altcoin has reached $ 52 billion with the current daily trading volume of $ 16 billion.
Bitcoin price has also risen over the past 24 hours, up 1.5% to $ 11,850. XRP is up 4.3% to $ 0.294. Of the top 15 cryptocurrencies by capitalization, TRON showed the largest growth over the past day - 15%. Currently, Justin Sun's altcoin is trading at $ 0.030.
Earlier, Ethereum creator Vitalik Buterin said that updating the cryptocurrency blockchain to the second version caused more difficulties than expected. However, the developer noted that he has no doubts about the transition to ETH 2.0, since no fundamental flaws were found.