Cryptocurrency Market Cap Passes $2 Trillion as Ethereum Prices Reach All-Time High

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Don’t expect cryptocurrency miners to stop buying up the best graphics cards any time soon. Reuters today reported that the cryptocurrency market cap surpassed $2 trillion, a new record, as the prices for Bitcoin, Ethereum and other coins attract the attention of more investors.

According to Coindesk ,Bitcoin pricing hit a 24-hour high of $59,243 at time of writing. That doesn’t quite match the cryptocurrency’s all-time high price of $61,556 but it was still a 1.21% increase over the previous day and a sign of the coin’s stability.