Bitcoin rises above $14,000 on Bitstamp to record high

Last Updated: Thu, Dec 07, 2017 11:40 hrs

Bitcoin soared to a record high of $14,047.40 on Thursday, continuing its surge from below $1,000 at the beginning of the year.

The cryptocurrency was last up 2.94 percent at $14,030.00 at the Luxembourg-based Bitstamp exchange .

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