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Bitcoin surges past $15,000 for first time as concerns mount
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London, Dec 7, 2017 (AFP) - Bitcoin ploughed past $15,000 to a fresh record on Thursday, triggering a warning the cryptocurrency was "like a charging train with no brakes" and prompting fresh concern about its looming launch on mainstream markets.
It struck a new high of $15,075 in European trading hours, according to Bloomberg News.
The rally came just a day after ...