Cryptocurrency

Solana and Terra were the biggest gainers among the top cryptocurrency coins in the last 24 hours as all the majors climbed.

Solana (SOL) recouped most of the value it lost in the previous 24-hour period, reaching $106 at the time of writing (7am UK) with an 8% climb.

It is 15% up in a week.

Terra (LUNA) added 7% to $51.54 but is 4% down over seven days.

Ethereum (ETH), the world’s second most valuable coin, gained 5% to almost $2,800. ETH is 14% up on its price a week ago.

Market leader Bitcoin (BTC) is closing on $38,000 following a 3% climb and is 2% up over seven days.

A 4% gain for Avalanche (AVAX) puts it at $70.10, 7% higher than its price last Friday.

Polkadot (DOT) added 5% to $19.29 and is 5% up over seven days.

 

Ripple (XRP) gained 2% to reach 62 cents, with a seven-day price up 2%, while Cardano (ADA) is up 3% to $1.07 and 2% up in a week.

Meme coin Dogecoin (DOGE) moved back above 14c with a 2% gain and is slightly down on its price a week ago.

Binance Coin (BNB) is at $377 following a 3% gain in the last 24 hours which leaves it 3% down over seven days.

 

The overall market cap of the more than 17,300 coins is at $1.76 trillion, a 3.5% increase in the last 24 hours.

To see how the valuations of the biggest movers and shakers – and main coins – have changed in 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.