Several of the world’s most popular cryptocurrencies—including bitcoin and ether—are on the rise today, just days after concerns about new regulations in Asia dragged down the entire crypto market. Nevertheless, Monday’s biggest winners are poised to be two lesser-known altcoins: NEO and Bitcoin Gold.
According to CoinMarketCap.com, NEO has added more than 20% over the past 24 hours. The so-called “Chinese Ethereum” is now the eighth-largest cryptocurrency in terms of total market capitalization. Meanwhile, Bitcoin Gold, a “hard fork” of the original bitcoin, has gained roughly 16% in that same timeframe. More….