Cryptocurrency trading in CR grows to CZK 3.5bn in 1H

Published: 14.07.2021 Related countries:  Japan Japan

Investors in the Czech Republic bought almost CZK 3.5bn worth of cryptocurrencies in 1H 2021.

Czech internet exchange reported that the growth in the volume of transactions has slowed in recent months compared to the beginning of the year, but is still roughly double year-on-year. The biggest interest is in bitcoin trading. After a drop of almost 50% against this year's all-time high, the price has stalled at a level between USD 32,000 and 33,000 and investors are waiting for some momentum. But year-on-year, the bitcoin price is up 265%.