The total cryptocurrency market capitalization has declined to an all-time low of $344 Billion amid regulatory pressure across the globe.

  • The March 7 SEC statement, asserting that all crypto exchanges in the US should register with the CFTC, contributed to the market downturn.
  • The “Punishment Notices” issued by the Japanese FSA regarding seven crypto exchanges also contributed to the downward pressure.
  • The downturn in the cryptomarket that started late December may be attributable to the $400 Million sale by Mt.Gox bankruptcy trustee.
  • Altcoins are down across the board by 16%
  • Bitcoin dropped below $9,000
  • NEO lost 34% in a week
  • Ethereum dipped below $700, its lowest since February 6


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