Bitcoin BTC/USD, the world’s most valued cryptocurrency, recorded gains, surpassing the $20,000 level this morning.
The second-most valued cryptocurrency, Ethereum ETH/USD, also traded higher, moving past the $1,700 mark on Friday.
Other popular crypto coins, including Dogecoin DOGE/USD, Solana SOL/USD and Ripple XRP/USD, also traded higher this morning.
Ravencoin RVN/USD was the top gainer over the prior 24 hours, while TerraClassicUSD USTC/USD turned out to be the biggest loser.
At the time of writing, the global crypto market cap increased to $1.03 trillion, recording a 24-hour rise of 5%. BTC was trading higher by around 7.1% to $20,631, while ETH climbed by around 4.8% to $1,707 on Friday.
Investors are now awaiting earnings results from The Kroger Co. KR and ABM Industries Incorporated ABM, scheduled for release today.
Here are the top ten crypto gainers and losers over the past 24 hours:
24-hour gain: 22%
24-hour gain: 17.1%
24-hour gain: 13.7%
24-hour gain: 13.4%
24-hour gain: 11.7%
24-hour gain: 10.4%
24-hour drop: 11%
24-hour drop: 6%
UNUS SED LEO LEO/USD
24-hour drop: 4.6%
24-hour drop: 4.3%
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