4/3/2018, 10:08 PM (Source: TeleTrader)
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Cryptocurrencies surge as Litecoin steals spotlight

Cryptocurrencies rallied on Tuesday, as both Bitcoin and Bitcoin cash recorded massive gains upwards of 5%. At the same time, Litecoin was driven up more than 10% after being chosen over Bitcoin by an American Express-backed startup Abra for its smart contract investing solutions. At 10:03 pm CET, Litecoin was up 12.01% to go for %132.75.

Bitcoin rose 6.33% at 9:40 pm CET after a troublesome week, when it sunk well below the $7,000 mark. On Tuesday it reached $7,500 for the first time since Thursday, March 29.

Bitcoin cash jumped 7.67% at 9:52 pm CET, selling for $710.86, fully recovering from a nosedive on Sunday when it fell to the low 600s.

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