survey: Bitcoin to rise by nearly 100%

June 06, 2018
Chris Wheal

Financial product comparison site has published its latest predictions on where it expects major cryptos such as Bitcoin to trade by year-end.

While down significantly from its earlier estimates released in January, the newest projections would mark a sharp pick up in prices from their current levels.

Bitcoin to soar 100%

For instance, reckons Bitcoin will trade at $14,638 by year-end. Although less than half of the value it predicted in January of $33,000, this would be a near 100% gain from the current price of $7,593.

However, the survey puts EOS has having the best prospects out of all the cryptos in 2018, with a rise of over 200% by year-end.


EOS coins


The predictions were compiled from the input of ten panellists, including the likes of Adrian Przelozny, founder of digital currency exchange Independent Reserve and Craig Cobb, founder of

The full details of the survey can be found here:  See below for an extract.

crypto predictions survey extract

“Interestingly, this month our panellists predict EOS, TRON, Cardano and VeChain will see the greatest price percentage increases by the end of 2018, with increases well above 100%. Meanwhile, bitcoin is forecast to experience the fifth-largest price growth at 95%,” commented UK chief executive Jon Ostler.

Post written by Chris Wheal
Chris Wheal is editor of OpenLedger's news and features service. An award-wining business journalists himself, he runs a team of freelance journalists from across the UK and north America.

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