Elsewhere, gold futures rose 0.8% to $2,034.10/oz, recovering a touch after Friday’s sharp selloff on the back of the better-than-expected July jobs report. The contract hit an all-time high of $2,072.5 last week. EUR/USD traded 0.1% higher at 1.1798.
Ethereum Classic's recent 51% attacks highlight the value of large open-source networks such as Bitcoin and Eth – it’s about more than hashrate.
We wanted a permissionless system where users set the rules. We got a new financial toy for a small handful of wealthy companies and individuals.