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All large cryptocurrencies were up during U.S. morning trading on Thursday, with Bitcoin seeing the biggest change, climbing 3.22% to $62,843.90.

Ethereum increased 2.53% to $3,048.14, while Avalanche climbed 1.54% to $34.33.

Polkadot and Chainlink rose 1.34% to $6.65 and 1.26% to $13.31, respectively.

Cardano climbed 0.95% to 45 cents, and Ripple climbed 0.95% to 50 cents.

Dogecoin and Solana rounded out the increases for Thursday, climbing 0.69% to 15 cents and 0.67% to $134.45, respectively.

In crypto-related company news, shares of Coinbase Global Inc. rose 2.86% to $219.90, while MicroStrategy Inc. increased 1.86% to $1,210.19. Riot Platforms Inc. shares rose 1.51% to $8.09, and shares of Marathon Digital Holdings Inc. increased 2.74% to $15.03.

Block Inc. dropped 1.02% to $72.76 and Tesla Inc. declined 3.37% to $150.21.

PayPal Holdings Inc. rose 0.03% to $63.28, and Ebang International Holdings Inc. shares climbed 2.17% to $7.99. NVIDIA Corp. climbed 0.16% to $841.66, and Advanced Micro Devices Inc. rose 0.19% to $154.32.

In the fund space, the Bitwise Crypto Industry Innovators ETF, which is focused on pure-play crypto companies, rose 0.99% to $10.18. Blockchain-focused Amplify Transformational Data Sharing ETF climbed 0.26% to $30.75.

Data source: Dow Jones Market Data, FactSet.

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