Bitcoin Makes All Time Highs – $2000+

The price of bitcoin surpassed $2,000 for the first time in history today, pushing the cryptocurrency to a fresh, new record amid rising trader interest.

The currency’s price rose as much as 2.62% during the session, according to CoinDesk’s Bitcoin Price Index (BPI) to hit a press time high of $2,019. By rising above $2,000, bitcoin’s price has surged more than 100% this year and nearly 125% since hitting an annual low of $891.51 in late March.

Now that the the digital currency has surpassed this key, psychological level of $2,000, it could experience some significant tailwinds, according to several analysts who spoke with CoinDesk.