Xinhua News AgencyDecember 4, 2013 11:34
BEIJING, Dec. 4 (Xinhua) -- Bitcoin has seen another round of price surges worldwide this week, and researchers have said its popularity among Chinese investors may be contributing to the bull market.
The price of one Bitcoin, a type of digital e-money, stood at about 1,117 U.S. dollars on Wednesday on Mt. Gox, the world's best-known Bitcoin trading platform. At the same time, the price of gold per ounce on the New York Mercantile Exchange was about 1,214 U.S. dollars.