The price of Bitcoin (BTC) has decreased by 0.32% to $43,822.75 at 9 am Sydney time.

Bitcoin currently has a market capitalisation of $857.96 billion. 

Bitcoin’s closest peer Ethereum (ETH) is currently higher by 3.11% trading at $2,314.27

Together Bitcoin and Ethereum make up almost 60% of the total cryptocurrency market.

This means that the prices for Bitcoin and Ethereum can indicate the direction of the market more broadly.