Bitcoin crossed the $ 30,000 mark this Saturday, a historic high for the most famous cryptocurrency. At the start of 2020, bitcoin was trading around 7,000 euros. He passed the $ 20,000 threshold on December 16.
At the end of October, a boom started in particular with the announcement of the launch of a cryptocurrency purchase, sale and payment service by the giant Paypal.
If it remains a risky investment, investors, both individuals and professionals, are in any case more and more likely to be tempted by its returns.
For bitcoin enthusiasts, its appeal comes from its decentralization. Created by a network invented by anonymous people in 2008, it does not depend on any institution. Regulators warn
against the high volatility of its price and against the scams that flourish online.