Being on a constant rise, bitcoin price gains have continued today reaching a new all-time high of over 7450 USD.
A rapid rise starting around 03:00 UTC saw the cryptocurrency peak at $7454, 10:38 UTC. The session opened at $7030. According to CoinDesk, at the moment of writing the price of a bitcoin is down at $7402, a 5.29 percent gain for the day so far.
On CoinMarketCap bitcoin is up over 27.15 percent for the last 7 days, and its market capitalization has now peaked at over $124 billion.
The combined market cap for all cryptocurrencies has also once again reached record levels, passing $202 billion for the first time.