September was a rough month for crypto investors, in particular for those betting big on ether, the token tied to the ethereum blockchain.
It’s difficult to link short-term price movements to any specific event, and with the historic rally in crypto over the past 12 months, pullbacks are to be expected. Ethereum, the second most-valuable cryptocurrency behind bitcoin, is still up about 830% in the past year.
Investors are now buying the September dip. On Friday, the first day of October, ether and bitcoin both climbed over 9%.
Ether 12-month price chart
But the September roller-coaster reflects a particularly rocky stretch for