The cryptocurrency market got off to a slow start on Aug. 19 after stimulus tapering talks from the U.S. Federal Reserve put pressure on global financial markets, but momentum within the crypto market picked up in the afternoon session as Bitcoin bulls finally managed to break above the $46,000 level.
Market capitalization: $2.11T (+7.29%)
The BTC dominance: 42.05% (-1.16%)
Fear & Greed Index: 70 (Greed)
Aggregated Volume — $50.3B
Aggregated Open Interest — $13.6B