Since 2018 has started, cryptocurrency has seen only drops, or, rather, mostly drops. For now, the cryptocurrency market has dropped for about 50% from its initial value. The traditional market, though, is in even worse situation. For now, its condition is the worst since 1926, the time of the Great Depression.
It is easy to explain the situation in the cryptocurrency market. Most likely, the prices drop is one of the consequences of the regulation introducing in some countries. The situation in the traditional market depends more on political events, and the political situation isn’t the best now.
Bitcoin and Ethereum are, as usual. Leaders in the cryptocurrency market. Bitcoin has lost 52% of its value since January, Ethereum – about 48%, but their situation is still better than of other cryptocurrencies.