Cryptocurrency

Ethereum was the biggest mover among the cryptocurrency majors in the last 24 hours after climbing almost 5% to around $2,218.

At the time of writing (7am), ETH’s price is 15% higher than a week ago and the average fee for transactions on the smart contract platform has dropped towards the $2 mark, its lowest since December.

At one point in May, during the crypto bull run, its average fees had risen to nearly $70, but the market correction has seen it plummet.

Bitcoin (BTC) climbed above $35,000 on Wednesday but ultimately fell 1.5% over the 24-hour period – equivalent to $400 – to $34,375. Its seven-day price movement is up 4%.

Cardano (ADA), climbed 2 cents to $1.35, a 1% increase. It is 4% higher than its value seven days ago.

Meme coin Dogecoin (DOGE) remains at around 25c after a small 2% boost which puts its seven-day price up 6%.

Binance Coin (BNB) dropped almost 1% to $294 but is 2% up in a week.

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The overall market cap of the approximate 10,700 coins is at $1.42 trillion after a miniscule increase in 24 hours.

Maker (MKR) saw the biggest rise, climbing 20% towards $2,800. It has gained almost a third in value in seven days.

Celo (CELO) and SHIBA INU (SHIB) each shed around 5% in value, the largest falls among the top 100 coins, but remain 34% and 26% up over seven days respectively.

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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. 

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