Ethereum miners raised a record $ 17 million in transaction …

Ethereum miners collected record $ 17 million in transaction fees in one day

Ethereum miners’ revenues continue to grow amid increased activity in the space of decentralized finance.

how notes The Block, earnings of ether miners from commissions on Monday reached new the high of $ 17 million. This value is 3.7 times higher than the highs recorded in December 2017 and January 2018, when cryptocurrency bargained above $ 1 000 for a unit.

Ethereum miners raised a record $ 17 million in transaction ...

Miners bitcoin on commissions with transactions yesterday earned $ 1.5 million or 9% of the value of the Ethereum network. Historical maximum in the bitcoin network by this indicator was noted in December 2017 of the year at $ 21.4 million.

According to The Block analyst Larry Chermak, the increase in ether commissions can lead to an increase in value equipment for mining on secondary market. In perspective this the trend may have a positive effect on the shares of manufacturers of such equipment, for example, AMD and Nvidia.

According to BitInfoCharts, the average online commission Ethereum in Monday skyrocketed to $ 13, then as the previous maximum was fixed 13 august about $ 6.62.

Ethereum miners raised a record $ 17 million in transaction ...

Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin, commenting on the last tendencies, stated, that commissions reflect the current level of demand for resources networks.

“The gas price of 465 gwei corresponds to the level at which demand (the number of transactions people want to send) corresponds proposal (12.5 million units of gas for transactions in each block) “, – wrote is he, once again calling on users for sending simple payment transactions go to solutions on scaling the second level.