20.09.2021 bitcoin rate fell below $43 thousand. The last time at this level the main digital currency was trading on August 5.
Since September 7, the Bitcoin exchange rate remains shaky. After the collapse of the bitcoin price to $44 thousand, the value of the coin for the last two weeks fluctuates in the range of $44-48 thousand. The extreme decrease in quotations by 10% per day led to the closure of more than 160 thousand positions on the exchange. In total, traders lost about $818 mln.
On September 20, it also became known about another purchase of 150 bitcoins by the authorities of El Salvador. The last time the state bought Bitcoin on September 7, after which the rate of the main cryptocurrency began to fall sharply.