The CryptoDaily 21 Leaders Cryptocurrency Index rocketed to a new 2019 high and reached 58.74 on Wednesday from 55.13 on Tuesday, a 6.54% ascent. The 21 Leaders Index is up 18.47% over the past 7 days and is up 33.16% over the past 30 days. NEM (XEM) led the gainers with a 12.1% climb to a market capitalisation of US$ 928.37 million. Bitcoin also contributed to gains with a 9.8% climb to a market capitalisation of US$ 230.24 billion. Monero (XMR) led the losers with a 7.4% decline.
The CryptoDaily Large-Cap Cryptocurrency Index sharply jumped to 44.08 on Wednesday from 37.72 on Tuesday, an 8.38% improvement. The Large-Cap Index is up +21.70% over the past 7 days and is up +37.92% over the past 30 days. In addition to NEM’s (XEM) and Bitcoin’s (BTC) rallies, Decred (DCR) gained 8.5% and Zcash (ZEC) grew 6.6% as traders reacted to news that it is undergoing a rebuild including a new protocol with sharding. VeChain (VET) led the decliners with a 12.1% pullback.
The CryptoDaily Mid-Cap Cryptocurrency Index continued to move higher and reached 53.08 on Wednesday from 52.95 on Tuesday, 0.24% improvement. The Mid-Cap Index is up 4.98% over the past 7 days and is up 12.05% over the past 30 days. ICON (ICX) gained 4.4% to a market capitalisation of US$ 165.82 million as traders reacted to news that South Korea’s Financial Services Commission approved ICONLOOP’s blockchain-based digital identity authentication service into its fintech sandbox. Status (SNT) also contributed to gains with a 2.7% gain while Crypto.com (MCO) led losers with a 15.6% plunge.
The CryptoDaily Small-Cap Cryptocurrency Index remained steady at 2.99 on Wednesday from 2.99 on Tuesday. The Small-Cap Index is off 5.97% over the past 7 days and is off 2.29% over the past 30 days. iExec RLC (RLC) rallied 33.4% to a market capitalisation of US$ 33.77 million as its co-founder attended Cyber Week in Tel Aviv. Ren (REN) also added to gains with an 11.5% improvement and Bread (BRD) led losers with a 14.4% pullback.