The price of the cryptocurrency Bitcoin rose 1.3 percent to $43,238 in New York, according to data compiled by Bloomberg News. Bitcoin prices fluctuated by an average of 7.2%, trading between $40,816 and $43,746.
It is now down 33% from the high of $64,870 it reached on April 14.
Bitcoin added 5.6% to its value in the past week and is up 49% so far this year.
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