The Legendary Trace Mayer – Bitcoin’s Cold Winter: How Many Will Get Wrecked While Some Reap Riches
After an epic rise from $162 up to $19,886 in just over two years, the price of Bitcoin fell by nearly 70% between December 17, 2017 and February 6, 2018, to under $6,000. Alternative cryptocurrencies (altcoins) came under tremendous pressure too, and some of them lost 80-90% of their recently achieved all-time highs. Meanwhile, at least Bitcoin was able to recover some of those losses and temporarily reached $11,300 again. But over the past three weeks, the whole sector has came under tremendous pressure again.