Cryptocurrency Price Today: Market Cap Rises Above $1 Trillion As Bitcoin Gains 7.21 Percent

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Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH) — two of the most valued crypto coins — managed to rise above the $22,500 and $1,600 marks, respectively, on early Saturday morning. Other popular altcoins — including the likes of Dogecoin (DOGE), Solana (SOL), Ripple (XRP), and Litecoin (LTC) — landed in the greens as overall prices saw gains across the board. The Quant (QNT) token emerged to be the biggest gainer, seeing a 24-hour jump of over 23 percent. Convex Finance (CVX), on the other hand, turned out to be the biggest loser. 

At the time of writing, the global crypto market cap stood at $1.04 Trillion, registering a 24-hour gain of 5.81 percent.

Bitcoin (BTC) price today

Bitcoin price stood at $22,616.76, seeing a 24-hour gain of 7.21 percent, as per CoinMarketCap. According to Indian exchange WazirX, BTC price stood at Rs 18.72 lakhs.

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Ethereum (ETH) price today

ETH price stood at $1,653.36, marking a 24-hour gain of 6.32 percent at the time of writing. As per WazirX, Ethereum price in India stood at Rs 1.38 lakhs.

Dogecoin (DOGE) price today

DOGE registered a 24-hour jump of 5.69 percent as per CoinMarketCap data, currently priced at $0.08634. As per WazirX, Dogecoin price in India stood at Rs 7.23.

Litecoin (LTC) price today

Litecoin saw a 24-hour jump of 7.06 percent. At the time of writing, it was trading at $90.18 LTC price in India stood at Rs 7,549.

Ripple (XRP) price today

XRP price stood at $0.411, seeing a 24-hour gain of 5.16 percent. As per WazirX, Ripple price stood at Rs 34.10.

Solana (SOL) price today

Solana price stood at $25.10, marking a 24-hour jump of 17.61 percent. As per WazirX, SOL price in India stood at Rs 2,104.31. 

Top crypto gainers today (January 21)

As per CoinMarketCap data, here are the top five crypto gainers over the past 24 hours:

Aptos (APT)

Price: $11.36
24-hour gain: 41.15 percent

Optimism (OP)

Price: $2.28
24-hour gain: 27.10 percent

Hedera (HBAR)

Price: $0.07204
24-hour gain: 19.60 percent

Solana (SOL)

Price: $25.12
24-hour gain: 17.49 percent

Fantom (FTM)

Price: $0.3569
24-hour gain: 17.17 percent

Top crypto losers today (January 21)

As per CoinMarketCap data, here are the top five crypto losers over the past 24 hours:

Gemini Dollar (GUSD)

Price: $0.9985
24-hour loss: 1.00 percent

UNUS SED LEO (LEO)

Price: $3.46
24-hour loss: 0.99 percent

Pax Dollar (USDP)

Price: $1.00
24-hour loss: 0.12 percent

Fei USD (FEI)

Price: $0.9295
24-hour loss: 0.11 percent

PAX Gold (PAXG)

Price: $1,910.02
24-hour loss: 0.06 percent

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