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Its back into the red for the pack, with more losses on the cards should key levels not be hit by the early afternoon

Theres no holiday spirit in this market While the global equity markets enjoy the month, the crypto bears are in control of December with 2 weeks left.

The past 12 months have proved to be a roller-coaster year for the cryptocurrency market. Major hacks, an exchange flash crash, the launch of Bitcoin futures, and crypto discussions among global regulators saw some coins surge in value while others floundered. Ripple (XRP), for instance, which has struggled ever since the 2018 market crash, is currently trading at 0.17 a drop of 37% since the start of the year. The majority of altcoins have struggled to gain any traction and have been on a downward trajectory since the spring. In contrast, while Bitcoin has seen its fair share of highs and lows, it has been a largely positive year for the markets king coin making Bitcoin the topThe post What was the top cryptocurrency of 2019? appeared first on Coin Rivet.