On January 10, the price of Ethereum crossed the $1300 mark. According to Messari, the asset is trading just 7.27% below its all-time high at the time of writing.
Ethereum’s historical high differs from exchange to exchange. Larry Cermak of The Block has compiled a list.
The cryptocurrency market capitalisation reached $1.128 trillion. Ethereum’s CoinGecko dominance index rose to 13.4%.
Bitcoin Cash and Bitcoin SV forks have also seen sharp gains in the past 24 hours. They are up 74% and 79% respectively in the last seven days.
The seven-day growth leader is Stellar (XLM) – 148%. The cryptocurrency rose amid incorrect headlines in some Western media that the Ukrainian government had chosen the platform to create a central bank digital currency (CBDC). The claim was untrue – we covered it in detail here.
As a reminder, the price of bitcoin crossed $41,000 on 8 January.