Bitcoin’s value has surged past $57,000, according to a graph provided by Coindesk. The world’s most popular digital currency broke the $57,000 ceiling at 12:14 GMT but then slid back a little only to report gains again. As of 12:32 GMT its value is estimated at $57,127.70. 

In less than 24 hours, the cryptocurrency added more than $2,000 in value continuing the upward trend it has experienced over the past few weeks.