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Bitcoin breaks $60,000 a year after ‘flash crash’ to under $4k

The asset suffered one of its worst price falls last year but has since recovered to set a new all-time high.

Bitcoin breaks $60,000 a year after ‘flash crash’ to under $4k

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Bitcoin, the world’s biggest cryptocurrency by market cap, broke the $60,000 level today driven by futures and spot trading activity.

It’s now returned over 990% to investors in the past year, and 8% in the past day.

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