Omicron, new cryptocurrency named after new COVID-19 variant, shoots up over 900%; outperforms Bitcoin & Ethereum
Omicron, a new cryptocurrency token, shot over 900 percent since WHO gave the same name to the new COVID-19 variant. The price of the new cryptocurrency was trading at around $65 on November 27, 2021. Two days later, it touched $689, making a 945% increase and outperformed crypto majors such as Bitcoin and Ethereum. Omicron was launched at the beginning of last month and was trading steadily at $65 before shooting up.