Bitcoin Price Slips Below $9,500 Following Facebook Hearing

The price of bitcoin fell below the $9,500 level soon after US lawmakers questioned Facebook executive David Marcus on its cryptocurrency plans. The BTC/USD exchange rate established a fresh intraday low of $9,426.61, down 13.17 percent from the market open. The downside price action brought the pair 31.94 percent lower from its year-to-date high of…

Bitcoin Price Now 30% Down from 2019 High

The price of bitcoin on Tuesday was almost 30 percent down from its year-to-date peak of $13,868.44. The BTC/USD exchange rate established a new intraday low at $9822.59, down 9.46 percent according to CoinStats’ cryptocurrency portfolio management app. The move downward brought the bitcoin’s market capitalization to circa $174.15 billion. At its 30-day high, the…