The cost of bitcoin has exceeded 17 thousand dollars and approaching $ 18 thousand, according to the portal Сoinmarketcap.
The course of bitcoin exceeded this mark for the first time in history.
On Thursday it was reported that the cost of bitcoin for the first time exceeded one million rubles, rising to over 16 thousand dollars for one bitcoin.
Last month, bitcoin update records almost every day. So, by 09:00 GMT on 7 December, almost a day, the cryptocurrency has broken the 14 and 15 thousand dollars per unit.
In January 2017 bitcoin for the first time in 2013 was worth more than a thousand dollars since April, its value has not fallen below that mark.
Background: the Cost of a bitcoin exceeded one million roubles