Bitcoin loses $10,000, or 17%, in 24 hours after overnight rout

Bitcoin loses $10,000, or 17%, in 24 hours after overnight rout

December 5, 2021 Samatha Lupo 0

Bitcoin and ether are the two most prominent cryptocurrencies.Jaap Arriens | NurPhoto | Getty ImagesBitcoin prices dropped sharply overnight Saturday, plunging to a low near $43,000.The world’s most prominent cryptocurrency pared losses subsequently, last changing hands at around $49,248, according to Coin Metrics.From a 24-hour period spanning early Friday morning to early Saturday morning, bitcoin’s…