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Bitcoin and other major cryptocurrencies fell due to poor UK performance in broader equity markets. With Bitcoin dropping below $27k during Asia trading and markets reacted to poor UK inflation figures. UK surprises as CPI (Customer Price Index) rose to 6.8% since 1992, surpassing the forecast of 6.2%. UK banks ongoing pressure in an interest rate hike, Bitcoin drops 2% in the past 24 hours, trading below the $27k resistance level and reversing earlier gains. Ether traded around $1,800 while SOL & BNB tokens show a loss.