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Bitcoin rises 5.1 percent to $37,361

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A representation of virtual currency Bitcoin is seen in front of a stock graph in this illustration taken May 19, 2021. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration

June 13 (Reuters) - Bitcoin rose 5.11 % to $37,360.63 at 18:10 GMT on Sunday, adding $1,817.87 to its previous close.

Bitcoin, the world's biggest and best-known cryptocurrency, is up 34.7% from the year's low of $27,734 on January 4.

Ether , the coin linked to the ethereum blockchain network, surged/rose 2.53 % to $2,426.89 on Sunday, adding $59.89 to its previous close.

Reporting by Maria Ponnezhath in Bengaluru; Editing by Daniel Wallis

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