The crypto market on December 22 was a mixed bag of gains and losses. Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH) were trading with gains, while Binance (BNB) and Shiba Inu (SHIB) and others were trading with losses. Bitcoin’s dominance is currently 39.99%, an increase of 0.01% over the day
The crypto market cap fell about 0.16 per cent to $811.16 billion and its trading volume was up by 25.62 per cent to $25.40 billion, according to data from Coinmarketcap.com at 9 AM.
Bitcoin: BTC was up by 0.12 per cent to $16,855.69.
BTC was trading between the green and red zones in the last 24 hours in a confined range between $16,755.91 and $16,895.71. Around 8 AM on December 22, BTC experienced a sudden upward price momentum, and it lifted it from the lows of $16,755.91 to highs of $16,895.71.
BTC’s trading volume was down by 61.32 per cent at $14,343,303,922.
Binance: Binance (BNB) was down in the last 24 hours trading. It scored a loss of 0.49 per cent with its price trading between $245.76 and $249.56.
Binance’s trading volume was down by 19.12 per cent at $478,491,750.
Ethereum: Ethereum’s (ETH) price gained 0.45 per cent to $1,215.32 in the last 24 hours to Thursday morning.
Ethereum was mostly seen in the green zone in the last 24 hours. Around 1 AM, it jumped to the red zone for a short period of time, then it again started trading in the green. Its trading volume levels were down by 33.58 per cent.
The lowest price for ETH was $1206.44. ETH’s trading volume was $3,986,336,200.
Other Altcoins: Solana’s (SOL) price was up by 0.02 per cent at $12.12 today.
Ripple (XRP) was up by 0.20 per cent at $0.3439 and its 24-hour trading volume was $702,900,056.
Cardano (ADA) was down by 1.09 per cent to $0.2531. Cardano’s 24-hour trading volume was up by 12.64 per cent to $194,856,860.
Dogecoin (DOGE) was up by 0.56 per cent at $0.07373. Its 24-hour trading volume was down by 16.80 per cent at $321,834,834.
Shiba Inu (SHIB) was down by 1.01 per cent to $0.000008297.
Decentralised Finance (DeFi)
Yearn.Finance (YFI) was down by 0.10 per cent to $5,592.80. Its 24-hour trading volume was down by 18.73 per cent at $11,553,830.
Avalanche (AVAX) was down by 0.89 per cent at $11.72 and its 24-hour trading volume was down by 16.26 per cent at $95,851,721.
Aave (AAVE) was trading with a gain of 1.77 per cent at $55.26 and its 24-hour trading volume was down by 10.31 per cent at $34,443,344