Newsflash: Bitcoin Price Soars Past $450

Newsflash: Bitcoin Price Soars Past $450

Another day, another peak scaled by bitcoin. Today, the Bitstamp Price Index rang $450 for the first time this year. The bitcoin price struck $450.38 at 10:44 UTC today and scaled yet another year high of $483 at the time of publishing. For a live Bitcoin Price chart, click here.


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