Bitcoin is a digital currency created in January 2009 following the housing market crash. It follows the ideas set out in a whitepaper by the mysterious and pseudonymous Satoshi Nakamoto. There are no physical bitcoins, only balances kept on a public ledger that everyone has transparent access to, that – along with all Bitcoin transactions – is verified by a massive amount of computing power. Bitcoin is a collection of computers, or nodes, that all run Bitcoin's code and store its blockchain. To understand more about the bitcoin trading – Direct tradein platform is available to help the customer 24X7.