BTC Price Index and Live Chart – CoinDesk”>(BTC) on Tuesday as the fund’s investors apparently bought the dip in the world’s largest crypto.

IBIT added 12600 bitcoins, surpassing previous daily highs around 10,000. The fund traded more than 107,000,000 shares or $3.6 billion in price-weighted terms, according to data from Nasdaq. This is a record high, beating the $3.3 billion previous record set last week.

Bitcoin’s early Tuesday surge to an all-time high price of $69,000 was followed by a sharp reversal within minutes. The price fell more than 10% to $60,000 at one point, before recovering modestly to $63,000 late in the U.S. day.

BlackRock ETF holds 183,000 bitcoins, which is close to MicroStrategy (MSTR)’s 193,000.

IBIT is the most popular Bitcoin ETF ever since it was launched on January 11. The assets managed by IBIT are currently about $12 billion. This is the highest among its peers, followed by Fidelity FBTC’s $7.2 billion.

Yesterday the total ETF volume surpassed $10 billion, surpassing last week’s record.

Bitcoin is trading just below $66,000 in U.S. morning time on Wednesday. This represents a drop of nearly 3% over the last 24 hours. The CoinDesk 20 index (CD20), which is a liquid, broad-based index, has lost 5.8% in the same time period.

Stephen Alpher edited the book.