What to know about the latest bitcoin news

The latest bitcoin data from CoinDesk shows that the cryptocurrency has jumped by almost 7% from January 1, 2017, to March 31, 2017.

The cryptocurrency was trading near $8,300 as of March 31.

The increase in bitcoin price comes amid a number of concerns about the currency.

Bitcoin prices are currently trading near a $2,800 low, according to CoinDesk data.