Crypto Week in Review 2/16/2018: Top Gainers Heading Into Chinese Spring Festival
Crypto investors are breathing a collective sigh of relief heading into the weekend, following what turned out to be a fairly bullish week. Since hitting lows below $6,000 earlier this month, bitcoin has since bounced back to over $10,000. Meanwhile, Litecoin continues its upward surge through $225 following some very bullish news regarding their LitePay platform launch while many other notable altcoins erased a portion of their massive January losses.
Here’s everything you missed as we head into the Chinese Spring Festival:
Featured Projects of the Week
News of the Week
Top Gainers of the Week
% represents 7-day change at 5 PM on Friday. This list does not include pump-and-dumps or dead projects. Graphs show 1-month time frame or longest available time frame under a month for reference.
Pareto Network (118.34%)
Description: Current, reputable & actionable intel for digital currency traders and investors
Description: Decentralized Universal Gifting Protocol
Hackspace Capital (75.36%)
Description: Invests in and develops the most promising early stage technology hardware and connected hardware startups
Description: Zeepin, a decentralized innovation community, is dedicated to promoting highly efficient circulation of innovation assets.
Santiment Network Token (65.72%)
Description: Market Datafeeds, Newswires, and Crowd Sentiment Insights for the Blockchain World
Description: BLOCKv provides developers with the building blocks to design the experiential economy of the future and unlock new opportunities for businesses within this growing ecosystem.
Description: Scalable blockchain applications
Description: Zclassic is a fork of Zcash, removing the 20% developer tax
Description: The decentralized solution for online gaming betting
Description: The first Japanese Cryptocurrency
This week had a lot of interesting altcoins making moves, including a massive (and long-overdue) surge by Litecoin. We will monitor the charts closely as we move into a pivotal week for price action.
Visit us again next Friday to check out which coins make the list of top gainers, or join us on Telegram to discuss the hottest projects in crypto.