In a week of turbulence, cryptocurrencies maintain this sentiment into the weekend, with both bitcoin and ethereum moving lower. Bitcoin once again slipped below $17,000 on Saturday, as it was reported that a hack on FTX had taken place. Ethereum also moved lower today, as the token remained below $1,300.
Bitcoin (BTC) was back below $17,000 to start the weekend, as markets reacted to the latest news surrounding FTX.
It was reported that FTX had suffered a hack, which saw $600 million withdrawn from the collapsing platform.
In a week which has been dominated with FTX related news, crypto somewhat responded to the headlines, with BTC falling into the red as a result.
BTC/USD dropped to an intraday low of $16,543.48 on Saturday, less