Considered the queen of all cryptocurrencies, the Bitcoin reached its highest price in five months and is already worth almost the same as the Renault Twingo that Gerard Piqué borrowed to reach the Kings League.
The asset accumulates a gain of 12.7% in the last three days and quotes this Saturday at 439 thousand pesos per unit, according to information from the Investing portal.
This is due to the expectation that the rates Interest rates in the United States will rise at a slower rate this year, analysts explained.
Recognized for being the most influential central bank in the world, the Federal Reserve (Fed) maintains its main rate in a range of 4.25% to 4.50%, its highest level in 15 years.
However, market participants believe that the interest rate is about to reach its maximum level, since the inflation in the main economy of the world it reached 6.5% in December, the lowest record in 14 months, reports the Department of Labor of the American Union.
Twingo, the king of urban cars
Bitcoin is close to matching the price of Twingoconsidered by Renault as “The King of urban vehicles”.
The car is not yet marketed in Mexico, but the 100% electric Twingo E-Tech is sold from 24,463 euros in Spain, according to the official page of the French automaker in that country.
The value of Bitcoin in euros reached 21,484 units this Saturday, that is, there is less than three thousand euros of difference between the cryptocurrency and the price of the already famous car that the Colombian singer Shakira compares with a Ferrari in the song “BZRP Music Sessions #53”.
“You changed a Ferrari for a Twingo. You changed a Rolex for a Casio”, are part of the letter that refers to his ex-partner Gerard Piqué and the footballer’s new girlfriend, Clara Chía.
Days after the release of the song, the world soccer champion with Spain arrived aboard a white electric Twingo to attend the third date of the Kings League, the soccer tournament created by him.
“Piqué’s representative called us to ask us for a transfer and we said yes, for us it is free publicity,” Renault announced.
The automaker assured that the controversy with Piqué generated interest in people for the vehicle they manufacture.
“Since the song came out, the number of users coming to our website searching for Twingo has increased by two thousand percent,” stressed.
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