MOSCOW, November 24. /TASS/. The price of Bitcoin went up by 3.56% during the trading session on Tuesday reaching the peak level of $19,040, according to CoinDesk data at 12:52 am Moscow time.
The last time Bitcoin rose above $19,000 per unit was in December 2017.
As of 1:02 pm, the Bitcoin exchange rate was at $19,055 per unit (+3.62%).
Bitcoin is a cryptocurrency invented in 2008 by an unknown person or group of people using the name Satoshi Nakamoto. It is a decentralized digital currency without a central bank or single administrator that can be sent from user to user on the peer-to-peer bitcoin network without intermediaries.