Even by the hectic standards of the cryptocurrency world, the news in recent days has been coming in fast and furious — almost all of it bad.
Bitcoin, and other cryptocurrencies, have seen significant declines within the last month. There's an alarming and growing consensus amongst governments across the globe that digital money and the frenzy it's caused could lead to real harm, resulting in the financial status quo continuing to pull away from the crypto world as regulators clamp down.
Still, bitcoin and other major cryptocurrencies managed to break their free fall late Tuesday, at least for a day or so. With 24/7 trading and prices changing wildly minute to minute, the future for cryptocurrency markets remains stubbornly unclear. As such, it's worth recapping recent developments in bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies in the midst what can only be described as a volatile week of trading.
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