Today's blockchain and cryptocurrency news
Bitcoin is down 9.5% at 7,859
XRP is down 8% at 21 cents
and Ethereum is down 9% at $204
Top gainers in the last 24 hours:
BosCoin up 234%
Bitcoin is down in what is part of a wider market turmoil with global stocks and commodity trading down.
The People’s Bank of China is putting close to $5 million into its blockchain trade finance platform.
Paradigm is leading a $12 million round for Argent which is expecting to launch this April.