• bitcoin

    Bitcoin (BTC)

    $ 3,985.11 0.10%
  • ethereum

    Ethereum (ETH)

    $ 137.82 0.67%
  • ripple

    XRP (XRP)

    $ 0.314210 0.57%
  • stellar

    Stellar (XLM)

    $ 0.107201 0.16%
  • eos

    EOS (EOS)

    $ 3.72 0.71%

trading

Bitcoin and Ethereum weekly trading volume reached 7-month highs

Bitcoin's weekly trading volume reached $46 Billion while Ethereum reached $18.5 Billion in the week of December 17 to December 23. The last time weekly trading volume was higher was in early May. Total Bitcoin volume for 2018 surpassed $2 Trillion in late November and is expected to reach $2.2 Trillion by the year-end. It grew by 153% compared to 2017 when the total Bitcoin volume was approximately $870 billion.

Ethereum was the second most traded cryptocurrency with about 37% of Bitcoin's volume; more than $800 million in 2018. As can be seen from the graph, the volumes of both Bitcoin and Ethereum are still very correlated.