Bitcoin falls past $6,000, leading a cryptocurrency rout as global markets slip on coronavirus concerns

Bitcoin falls past $6,000, leading a cryptocurrency rout as global markets slip on coronavirus concerns

Carmen Reinicke - Business Insider3/12/2020, 5:50:18 AM

Reuters Bitcoin tanked Thursday and fell below $6,000 for the first time since May amid a larger global market sell-off as investors panic about the spread of coronavirus.  The cryptocurrency briefly fell to as low as $5,705.31, according to Bloomberg data.… [+932 chars]