The cryptocurrency economy has seen further gains, as the entire market capitalization jumped to $179 billion during the early morning trading sessions on Sunday. Moreover, global trade volume spiked significantly, capturing roughly $61 billion in trades over the last 24 hours.

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Crypto Bulls Appear Once Again

Digital currency markets are picking up the pace again after a few small corrections on April 4-5. On Sunday April 7, bitcoin core (BTC) is up 2.3% and 25.7% percent for the week. One BTC is swapping for roughly $5,159 at the time of publication. The second highest valued market cap still belongs to ethereum (ETH) and one ETH is trading for $167. Ripple (XRP) follows ethereum’s lead in third position and each token is trading for $0.35 per XRP this Sunday. Today litecoin (LTC) holds the fifth largest market cap but has been fighting neck and neck with bitcoin cash (BCH) for the position. LTC is the second leading crypto in the top…

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