Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple’s XRP, And Litecoin Could Be Heading Into Their Biggest Week Ever

Bitcoin and major cryptocurrencies including ethereum, Ripple’s XRP, bitcoin cash, and litecoin, could be primed for one of their biggest ever weeks as traders and investors gear up for the launch of the U.S.-based Bakkt bitcoin and cryptocurrency platform.

The bitcoin price, which has climbed some 200% so far this year, has been trading sideways over the last couple of months as market watchers eye global regulators, technology giants, and the likes of Facebook’s libra for possible signals of where the bitcoin and cryptocurrency market might be going next.

Bakkt, an Intercontinental Exchange-backed bitcoin platform, which was announced last year and boasted partners from computing giant Microsoft and coffee chain Starbucks, has been closely-watched by bitcoin and cryptocurrency traders and investors, with many hoping it will usher in a bitcoin bull run to rival the epic 2017 surge.

Full Story at Forbes.