Weekend Roundup: Price of BIT Surges, BitFinance Integrates Accelerator Program, Blocknet to Add Ethereum

Shares Of Bitcoin Investment Trust Surge After Much Anticipated Debut

Grayscale Investment’s Bitcoin Investment Trust (BIT) began trading in May with the ticker GBTC. Over the last few days, the price of BIT surged, and at one point traded at US$133.70 per share.

"A share of GBTC is equivalent to approximately one tenth of a bitcoin. As of today, GBTC on major exchanges is traded at US$49 per share, which means that bitcoins in the Bitcoin Investment Trust are being sold at $490 per BTC."

SpectroCoin Integrates Bitcoin Payments At Lukoil Gas Stations

SpectroCoin has integrated with mobile payment network Worapay, to allow users in Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia to pay with bitcoins at Lukoil gas stations.

"SpectroCoin.com is proud to announce that we have integrated WoraPay network into our Android, iOS and Windows Phone mobile wallets. So from now you can pay with Bitcoins in Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia."

Blocknet Adding Ethereum to Suite of Supported Currencies

Blocknet will be adding Ethereum onto its inter-blockchain network. Ethereum will bring its decentralized apps and smart contract features to the inter-b