Cryptocurrency

Ripple, Avalanche and Terra were the only major coins to gain value over a weekend which saw the market sink.

XRP was boosted from 83 cents on Friday morning to 88c at the time of writing on Monday (7am UK). It is 7% up in a week.

Terra (LUNA) rocketed from $65 to almost $78 and is a huge 32% higher than its value a week ago.

AVAX, which enjoyed large gains last week, moved from $102 on Friday to $105. It is 23% higher than its price last Monday.

LUNA is now ninth in the cryptocurrency valuation table ahead of Avalanche, with Polkadot just outside the top 10.

Market leader Bitcoin (BTC) dropped from $47,500 to around $46,550, which leaves it 5% down in a week.

Ethereum (ETH), the world’s second most valuable coin, shed $100 to $3,850 and is 3% down over seven days.

Solana (SOL) fell from $181 to $176 – yet up 6% in a week – while Polkadot (DOT) dropped from $25.63 to $24.42 and is 13% down over seven days.

 

Cardano (ADA) shed 1c to $1.24, 5% down on last Monday, while Binance Coin (BNB) dropped $8 to $522 and is 6% down in a week.

Meme coin Dogecoin and its Ethereum-based spinoff SHIBA INU are now 12th and 13th in the cryptocurrency price table. DOGE remained at 17c from Friday and is 1% down in a week while SHIB is 14% down over seven days.

 

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.