Developer of Zap Wallet Jack Mullers announced the beginning of open beta testing of Strike. With its help users will be able to make payments in bitcoin through direct bank transfers.
On June 30, the price correlation of the first cryptocurrency with the "barometer of the American economy" S&P 500 index reached a historic high of 66.2% after several months of growth.
The last trades of the week for oil are in the "red zone", but the week ends for both major brands in a good plus.
China's stock indices rose on Friday for the fourth consecutive session, while the blue chip index reached a five-year high in hopes of restoring the world's second largest economy after Beijing introduced additional stimulus measures.