According to Coindesk, the price of Bitcoin on the largest cryptocurrency exchange Binance has risen by 3.33% in the last 24 hours.
At the moment, the value of Bitcoin is $ 34,325.
Bitcoin is the first decentralized digital currency created in 2008. It is generated, stored, and consumed electronically. It is not controlled by the central bank and can be created from any powerful computer using a special algorithm.
Mastercard transactions can also be performed with cryptocurrency. As the corporate vice president, Raj Damodaran, explains, the company's management will support using some cryptocurrencies in the Mastercard network by the end of the year.
The Central Bank of Indonesia has banned payments in Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.
According to foreign media reports, cryptocurrency may soon receive official status.
Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are likely to be subject to certain regulations. The head of the Swedish Central Bank, Riksbank, Stefan Ingves announced the information, Bloomberg reports.