Bitcoin news - Altcoins Get Clobbered, Taking the Brunt of the Bitcoin Bear Market http://bitcoin.worldnewsoffice.com/bitcoin-news/altcoins-get-clobbered-taking-the-brunt-of-the-bitcoin-bear-market/ Following the hack of a largely unheard-of cryptocurrency exchange in South Korea and a probe by US government investigators into Bitcoin price manipulation, the cryptocurrency market has once again broken to the downside — and things aren’t looking pretty.  Brutality At the time of this writing, the total market capitalization for cryptocurrencies is sitting at roughly $283 billion USD — a number many would’ve found unbelievable following January’s high of over $830 billion. With bearsRead MoreThe post Altcoins Get Clobbered, Taking the Brunt of the Bitcoin Bear Read MoreMarket appeared first on Bitcoinist.com. Wed, 13 Jun 2018 10:32:17 UTC en