Bitcoin jumped above $33,000, and Ethereum fell below $2,000
On Wednesday, June 23rd, the Bitcoin rate not only stopped declining, but also jumped over $33,000. After reaching a local minimum, the crypto asset jumped by almost 20%.
According to CoinGecko, at the time of writing, Bitcoin capitalization has exceeded $645 billion.
The rate of the second largest cryptocurrency by capitalization, Ethereum, dropped below $2,000. At the time of writing, the rate hovers around $1,986 (17:00 GMT + 3). The capitalization of the asset is $236 billion.
On the Bitfinex platform, when the price of Bitcoin fell below $40,000, the number of short positions increased sharply. But most of them were closed even before the start of the correction.