The cost of bitcoin on Friday is growing by 4%, and minutes earlier, it exceeded the $ 60,000 mark for the first time since April, the month in which a historical record was set for the quotes of this cryptocurrency, according to the auction data.

At Binance, the largest cryptocurrency exchange in terms of trading volume, bitcoin is getting more expensive by 4.14%, to 59.97 thousand dollars; minutes earlier the indicator reached 60.36 thousand dollars. And according to the CoinMarketCap portal, which calculates the average price for more than 20 exchanges, bitcoin is now getting more expensive by 4.24%, to 59.83 thousand dollars. The dynamics are given everywhere in a day.

Since the beginning of the month, bitcoin has already risen in price by 37%, from 43.82 thousand dollars. The cryptocurrency price returned to growth after a September decline of 7%, which followed two consecutive months of growth in value in July and August – a total of almost 35%. In April, a historical record of 64.85 thousand dollars was reached. Thus, the value of the cryptocurrency at the moment is only 7.4% less than the historical record.