The CryptoDaily 21 Leaders Cryptocurrency Index pared recent gains and receded to 54.72 on Monday from 55.46 on Sunday, a 1.33% decline. The 21 Leaders Index is up 9.30% over the past 7 days and is up 22.80% over the past 30 days. Litecoin (LTC) led the losers lower with a 4.3% drop to a market capitalisation of US$ 8.46 billion as traders positioned themselves ahead of Litecoin’s halving in early August, and in response to news the Litecoin Foundation will issue a physical LTC debit card. Cosmos (ATOM) also weakened 4.3% while NEO (NEO) led the gainers with a +3.6% gain.
The CryptoDaily Large-Cap Cryptocurrency Index weakened to 37.06 on Monday from 37.40 on Sunday, a 0.91% decline. The Large-Cap Index is up +8.74% over the past 7 days and is up +23.70% over the past 30 days. In addition to the weakness in Litecoin (LTC) and Cosmos (ATOM), Bitcoin Diamond (BCD) fell 4.5% to a market capitalisation of US$ 244.8 million and Ripple (XRP) slumped 2.9% as Ripple CEO Garlinghouse was quoted as saying he is long Bitcoin. QTUM (QTUM) led the advancers with a climb of 7.6%.
The CryptoDaily Mid-Cap Cryptocurrency Index remained steady at 51.47 on Monday, unchanged from Sunday. The Mid-Cap Index is up 1.02% over the past 7 days and is up 9.93% over the past 30 days. Aeternity (AE) led the gainers with a 15.1% gain to a market capitalisation of US$ 163.79 million on news that Aeternity has been integrated into the Arkane Network. HyperCash (HC) was up 9.3% while GXChain was off 6.6%.
The CryptoDaily Small-Cap Cryptocurrency Index weakened to 2.99 on Monday from 3.01 on Sunday, a 0.66% decline. The Small-Cap Index is off 5.08% over the past 7 days and is up 0.34% over the past 30 days. IoTeX (IOTX) fell 8.4% to a market capitalisation of US$ 33.61 million. SingularityNET (AGI) also fell 6.6% while Metal (MTL) led gainers with a +6.3% gain.