Bitcoin crosses $3,000 milestone

|By:, SA News Editor

For the first time in history, bitcoin has crossed the $3,000 threshold, continuing this year's massive surge on increased demand from Asia-based investors.

According to CoinDesk, prices reached an all-time high of $3,012.05.

The cryptocurrency has now more than tripled in value since trading at $968 on Dec. 31, and has gained nearly 30% in June alone.

Related tickers: COIN, OTCQB:BTCS, OTCPK:BTSC OTCPK:GAHC

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