Bitcoin slumps to two-week low on technical trading, market jitters

The Nation | Aug 15, 2019 at 6:22 PM
  • LONDON-Bitcoin extended losses on Thursday after suffering its worst day for a month on Wednesday.
  • The biggest cryptocurrency fell 5.5% in early trade BTC=BTSP after slumping 7.7% a day earlier, when it dropped under $10,000 for the first time since Aug. 1 and posted its biggest fall since July 16.
  • It was last down 1.7% at $9,859.