Bitcoin Retreats Again as Investors Shun Riskier Assets

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Bitcoin Retreats Again as Investors Shun Riskier Assets

Bitcoin declined but was off its lows for the day after the world’s largest cryptocurrency slumped as the implications of a potential failure of China China Evergrande Group —the world’s most indebted property developer—continued to sweep through global markets. Bitcoin was down 2.99% to $42,603. Its low over the last 24 hours was $40,267, according to cryptocurrency tracker CoinDesk.