Bitcoin Regains $43.5K as Funds Predict Bullish Month for Crypto

Bitcoin recovered some of its recent price drop, passing through $43,500, after Thursday’s report of higher-than-estimated U.S. inflation sparked declines in bonds, equities and the crypto market. Major cryptocurrencies nevertheless remained lower Friday over 24 hours, with bitcoin down 2.8% and ether 4.5% at the time of publication.