Bitcoin is the first successful internet money based on peer-to-peer technology; whereby no central bank or authority is involved in the transaction and production of the Bitcoin currency. It was created by an anonymous individual/group under the name, Satoshi Nakamoto. The source code is available publicly as an open source project, anybody can look at it and be part of the developmental process.
Bitcoin is no longer in the top ten of the assets with the highest capitalization: it fell to 14th place.
- Bitcoin is the 14th most marketcapped asset in the world
- Gold still in first place, followed by Apple and Saudi Aramco
- Ethereum is ranked 46th
For followers of rankings, this is bad news: Bitcoin the biggest and most popular cryptocurrency in the world. It is a decentralized digital currency that enables users to make trustless peer-to-peer transactions. is already far from being in the top ten assets in the world with the highest market an area or arena, online or offline, in which commercial dealings are conducted. capitalization. Much, much, much further than when it was in the 5th and 6th place among the most valuable, at the beginning of 2021 surpassing multi-billion dollar companies such as Tesla.
Now, with the fall in the prices of Bitcoin, its marketcap as an asset has been decreasing while other companies have been gaining ground and moving up in the ranking. Here we can see the ranking as of today published by Companies Marketcap:
As we can see, Bitcoin is ranked 14th, below companies that the cryptocurrency cryptocurrencies are digital currencies that use cryptographic technologies to secure their operation. had already surpassed in 2021 such as the case of Tesla, Berkshire Hathaway y Facebook (actual Meta)
In fact, in June of this year he was still managing to beat Meta whose shares were very much on the downside, since Bitcoin was in 10th place in the ranking, while Meta was 11th.
Eso sí, como puede verse en el gráfico, Meta aún le gana a Visa in capitalization, but the difference is only USD $2 billion.
Gold has not lost its leading position and it is almost impossible for it to lose it for a long a situation where you buy a cryptocurrency with the expectation of selling it at a higher price for profit later. time. It is still the asset with the highest marketcap: USD $11.8 trillion,trillion in English), followed by Apple with a marketcap of USD $2.7 billion. At present, Bitcoin, in 14th place as we said, has a marketcap of USD $454 billion. But we should not forget that in its best times (November 2021), when its price per unit exceeded USD $68,744 its market cap reached over USD $1.2 trillion, according to the data from CryptoMarkets. Now its marketcap is 63% less than that amount.
For its part, Ethereum a decentralized open-source blockchain with smart contracts functionality. también ha bajado de lugar en el ranking y ahora está en el puesto 46.
It is worth explaining to those who do not know that the marketcap is the total value of a company’s outstanding shares. In the case of Bitcoin is calculated by the number of coins multiplied by their current price.
Sources: CompaniesMarketcap , archive
MRT Report/ DiarioBitcoin
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