How do you trade this stuff? I have two brokers, and neither of them seem to deal with it. So is that it?... You have to find a broker who offers Bitcoin trading (leveraged, like FX)? I wouldn't wanna get seriously into this market (not that interested, to be honest), but I WOULD like to open a tiny little short on this. I realize it could easily keep on going up... but boy if it suddenly realizes it's in the stratosphere and decides to come back to earth!
Bitcoin Surpasses $4,000, Reaches Another Milestone
The cryptocurency, the world's largest by market capitalization, reached as much as $4,000.93 during the session, according to figures provided by CoinDesk's Bitcoin Price Index (BPI). At the time of report, Bitcoin prices had fallen back somewhat, retreating to $3,912.18, additional BPI figures show. [Ed note: Investing in cryptocoins or tokens is highly speculative and the market is largely unregulated. Anyone considering it should be prepared to lose their entire investment.] Mammoth Gains By hitting this latest milestone, Bitcoin has surged more than 300% year-to-date, rising from less than $1,000 at the start of ... (full story)