This Tuesday, Bitcoin
rose more than 10% on the Coinbase platform in the United States, the most famous digital currency on the market rose to US $ 15.00, after learning that the fund of Peter Thiel, Founders Fund, made a acquisition between US $ 15 and US $ 20 million in Bitcoins in mid-2017, this news published by the Wall Street Journal has triggered a strong wave of purchases in the market of cryptocurrencies.
Bitcoin shoots 10% after news from Peter Thiel's fund
At the time of writing this note, Bitcoin was up 10.58% to US $ 14,980, Bitcoin Cash was up 13% to US $ 2,611.56, Ethereum was up 12.80% to US $ 857.20.
Peter Thiel, one of the most influential investors in Silicon Valley, has shown his support for Bitcoin, the most famous digital currency in the market, with a first investment of US $ 15 million through its Founders Found fund, leaving today very good utilities
Thiel, founding member of Pay Pal, with influences that reach even the president of the United States, Donal Trump, began to invest in cryptocurrencies in the middle of the year, this news has not been disseminated until yesterday in any media or any report .
quoted close to US $ 900 at the beginning of 2017, in mid-December it came to quote very close to US $ 20,000, after this maximum came its debut in the derivatives markets where sales increased and it arrived to go down to a minimum of US $ 10,600.
Founder Found, you manage an investment portfolio that exceeds US $ 3,000 million, with participations in the best companies such as Facebook, Airbnb, SpaceX.
Already during the month of September of last year Thiel speaks of Bitcoin, in a press conference he said: "People are underestimating Bitcoin, if this ends up being digital gold it could have great potential".
From a technical point of view, Bitcoin entered the corrective phase and then reached US $ 20,000, after which the digital currency showed corrections within a bearish channel.
The digital currency could find a strong resistance zone over US $ 15,000, if it breaks this level, technical sales could increase and it would seek to rise to its next resistance levels above US $ 16,000 - US $ 18,000 and US $ 20,000 dollars, otherwise this will continue to drop testing their support levels over US $ 14,000 US $ 13,000 and US $ 10,000 dollars.
Bitcoin is a virtual and intangible currency. That is, you can not touch any of its forms, as happens with coins or bills, but can be used as a means of payment in the same way as these.