Bitcoin price hits all-time high of $19,799.03USD
The price of bitcoin has hit an all-time-high of almost $20,000 three years after the cryptocurrency last spiked to that level.
One bitcoin was worth $19,850.11USD (£14,880) on Monday afternoon, according to CoinDesk, a bitcoin price index. By Monday evening its value fell back to about $19,223.
Demand for bitcoin has surged during November, with its advocates citing increased institutional investor interest for the digital asset, which was only invented in late 2008 by a still anonymous developer. > Story continues here.