Cryptocurrency

Solana and Cardano shed value in the last 24 hours as the cryptocurrency market continued to drop.

The market has enjoyed record highs recently but dipped in the last two days.

At the time of writing (7am UK), Solana (SOL) had lost 6% to stand at $213, 11% down in a week, while Cardano (ADA) dropped 5% to $1.83, 18% down over seven days. 

Market leader Bitcoin (BTC) lost the least among the top 10 coins, 2%, to stand at $59,575. It is 10% down on its seven-day price.

Ripple’s XRP dropped 4% to $1.08 and is 12% down on its position a week ago.

ETH, the world’s second most valuable crypto, fell 3% to around $4,170, 12% down on last Wednesday morning.

Binance Coin (BNB) dropped 6% to $565 and is 11% down over seven days.

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Polkadot (DOT) is at $40 following a 5% fall and down 21% over the last week.

Dogecoin and its Ethereum-based spinoff SHIBA INU are down 5% and 6% respectively, and 14% and 12% over the course of seven days, with DOGE now sitting around 23.5c.

The overall market cap of the more than 14,300 coins fell 2.4% to $2.59 trillion.

To see how the valuations of the biggest movers and shakers – and main coins – have changed over the last few days, click here.

For valuations of the top 250 coins by market cap (updated every 15 minutes), their market cap plus 24-hour price change and volume traded, see below.