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Bitcoin's Latest Price Crash May Be Over. But There's Still Reason to Worry

8 days ago   |   By Fortune

Bitcoin's latest crash may be over after the value of the cryptocurrency stabilized Thursday.
The plunge began Sunday, with several factors possibly feeding into it, including a cyber-heist that hit South Korea's Coinrail cryptocurrency exchange-even though no bitcoins were stolen-and a U.S. regulatory probe into Bitcoin price manipulation .
Bitcoin's price fell from more than $7,600 on Sunday to little over $6,100 on Wednesday, marking a four-month low for a virtual currency that has already fallen precipitously from its almost-$20,000 high last December.
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