The total crypto market cap increased by $1.4 billion since March 13 and now stands at $135.5. The top ten currencies are all in red as only Stellar XLM and Ripple’s XRP are on the losing side for the 24-hour period. At the time of writing bitcoin (BTC) is trading at $3,961 while ether (ETH) hangs around $136 and Ripple’s XRP holds above $0.317.
Bitcoin registered a small loss of less than $10 on March 13 and closed the trading day at $3,945 on the Bitfinex daily chart. Market players were not able to push price in either direction as the most popular cryptocurrency remained in the zone between $3,940 and $4,020 for 8 consecutive sessions.
One of the biggest and most used cryptocurrency exchanges, Coinbase, announced the listing of Stellar’s XLM token. The US-based platform will be offering XLM/USD, XLM/EUR, and XLM/BTC pairs on its Coinbase Pro platform in the supported jurisdictions, with the exception of New York State.
The XLM price is up 38 percent for the last 30 days and the token is currently ranked at number 8 as per CoinMarketCap.
The Thailand Security and Exchange Commission (SEC) approved the first-ever Initial Coin Offering (ICO) platform in the country. As reported by local media Bangkok Post on March 13, the new portal will launch as soon as it receives the green light from the relevant government agencies and will be operated by an unnamed foreign company.