Cryptocurrency prices were trading in the green on Tuesday morning as Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH) surged along with other altcoins. Meme coins like Dogecoin and Shiba Inu were also trading with gains.
The hottest crypto today was the Santos FC Fan Token, which is a football team’s fan token.
The global crypto market capitalization stood at $941.5 billion. Total crypto market volume increased by 1.39% to $47.6 billion in the past 24 hours, according to data collected from Coinmarketcap.com as of 8:25 p.m.
Today’s top winner was Elrond; it rose 7.5% to $52.83. The big loser was Terra Classic, which was trading at $0.0003109, down 6.9% in the past 24 hours to Tuesday morning.
Bitcoin: BTC climbed 1.79 to 19,541 in the past 24 hours.
BTC rallied on Tuesday morning. At 3:19 a.m., the price of BTC rose sharply from $19,155 to $19,679, which was the highest trading price on October 4. BTC trading volume increased by 27.6% to 29.2 billion.
Ethereum: ETH price climbed 2.1% to $1,321 in the past 24 hours through Tuesday morning. Ethereum saw similar declines to Bitcoin but was much more volatile. At 3:19 a.m., ETH fell from $1,288 to $1,323 and hit its intraday high at $1,323 at 5:49 a.m. Its trading volume rose 12.4% to 9.4 billions of dollars.
Other Altcoins: The price of Solana (SOL) rose 1.9% to $33 today.
Ripple (XRP) rose 0.88% to $4,543 and its 24-hour trading volume rose 0.88% to $1.8 billion.
Cardano (ADA) climbed 0.70% to $0.4263. Cardano’s 24-hour trading volume fell 3.2% to $423.8 million.
Dogecoin (DOGE) rose 0.54% to $0.06009. Its 24-hour trading volume fell 10.47% to $185.6 million.
Shiba Inu rose 0.22% to $0.00001113.
Decentralized finance (DeFi)
Yearn.Finance (YFI) rose 1.4% to $8,082. Its 24-hour trading volume fell 9.7% to $18.9 billion.
Avalanche (AVAX) rose 2.5% to $17.1 and its 24-hour trading volume rose 2.5% to $191.7 million.
Aave (AAVE) was trading with a 2.5% gain at $75.68 and its 24-hour trading volume was up 11.2% at $92.9 million.