Bitcoin aims for $10,000, Cryptocurrency market cap hits over $300 billion


  • Bitcoin went past $9,700 in the last few hours and appears to be headed for the $10,000 all time high. 
  • The market for digital currencies breaks $300 billion height for the first time on Sunday night 26/11/2017. 
  • Ethereum, the second-largest cryptocurrency, is also flirting with its own big milestone, Reaches over $450 price. 

The market for digital coins cracked $300 billion cap  Sunday night for the first time ever as two of the largest cryptocurrencies (the bitcoin and ethereum) eyed significant heights.

According to data from CoinMarketCap, the market capitalization of the entire crypto-market stood at $303 billion by 12:30 a.m. ET. On Sunday, the two largest digital currencies on the market were flirting with big milestones of their own.

Bitcoin, the largest cryptocurrency with a market cap above $160 billion currently and dominating other cryptocurrencies by over 50% is gunning for $10,000 as it reached an all-time high of $9,780. 

Ethereum reached an all-time high of $485 on Sunday evening, shy of the much-anticipated $500 mark.

As for the bitcoin spin-outs, bitcoin cash was trading just below $1,650 at 12:30 a.m. ET. And bitcoin gold was trading up more than 2.5% near $380 per coin, according to CoinMarketCap.

Big milestones for the cryptocurrency market appear to be occurring at a faster rate. It took from June to November for the market to go from $100 billion to $200 billion. It took less than a month for the market to balloon from $200 billion to $300 billion.