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LONDON (Reuters) – on Tuesday short of $ 5,000, the highest since late November, while others Cryptocurrencies Also Rising
At the Luxembourg Bitstamp exchange, Bitcoin in Asian trading rose by up to 20 percent to touch the $ 5,000 mark before plunging 4,700 GMT to $ 4,730, an increase of 1
Ethereum Ether and Ripple's, two other large cryptocurrencies, also rose higher.
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