Bitcoin Cash [BCH] returns to the 5th spot after a striking defeat


After a massive downfall which took place yesterday, Bitcoin Cash [BCH] has returned to its original position today. At press time BCH is trading at $107.23 with a market cap of $1.8 billion. The 1-hour statistics of the cryptocurrency has began to flash a green signal with 3% hike. However, the daily charts of the coin is still depicting a downward trend of approximately 7% loss.

BCH 1-day chart | Source: CoinMarketCap

BCH 1-day chart | Source: CoinMarketCap

The weekly chart of Bitcoin Cash [BCH] has been deepicting a significant loss as per CoinMarketCap. The cryptocurrency opened the month of December at $172.52, which gradually decreased to $130.54 on 6th. Further, BCH saw a sudden drop to $107 during the day which pushed the cryptocurrency down in the market.

However, this morning saw the digital asset thriving towards its 5th position with significant hike in a less span of time. The daily chart of BCH shows that the coin managed to climb up the ladder and reached $116.

Gemini exchange, which is owned by the Winklevoss twins announced the support for Bitcoin Cash today. Many investors speculate that this could be the main reason behind the sudden surgen in price.

Tweet by Gemini:

“We are pleased to announce that Bitcoin Cash (BCH) is now available on Gemini! On Saturday, we will begin accepting Bitcoin Cash deposits, and trading will open across all currency pairs on Monday.”

[Note: The hardfork of Bitcoin Cash [BCH] which took place on 15th November, led to the creation of Bitcoin Cash ABC and Bitcoin SV. In some of the exchanges, Bitcoin Cash ABC is still denoted as BCH.]

According to an official post by Gemini, the exchange will be supporting only Bitcoin Cash ABC at the moment. They have also added replay protection to all BCH withdrawals from the Gemini platform to ensure transactions are only valid on the Bitcoin ABC blockchain.

A crypto enthusiast says:

“Great news! Thanks for confirming that you list coins with solid fundamentals for future adoption as money.”

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