Ethereum Classic (ETC) Hits Market Cap of $4.08 Billion

Ethereum Classic (ETC) traded up 4.9% against the U.S. dollar during the 1-day period ending at 9:00 AM E.T. on April 21st. Ethereum Classic has a market cap of $4.08 billion and $216.62 million worth of Ethereum Classic was traded on exchanges in the last day. One Ethereum Classic coin can currently be purchased for $27.82 or 0.00042723 BTC on major exchanges. In the last week, Ethereum Classic has traded up 7.2% against the U.S. dollar.

Here is how related cryptocurrencies have performed in the last day:

  • Bitcoin (BTC) traded up 1.9% against the dollar and now trades at $65,121.99 or 1.00000000 BTC.
  • Dogecoin (DOGE) traded up 4.7% against the dollar and now trades at $0.16 or 0.00000247 BTC.
  • Bitcoin Cash (BCH) traded up 4.3% against the dollar and now trades at $510.93 or 0.00784568 BTC.
  • Litecoin (LTC) traded up 2.3% against the dollar and now trades at $84.72 or 0.00130095 BTC.
  • UNUS SED LEO (LEO) traded down 0.3% against the dollar and now trades at $5.76 or 0.00008845 BTC.
  • Monero (XMR) traded 1.4% higher against the dollar and now trades at $119.94 or 0.00184177 BTC.
  • Arweave (AR) traded up 7.2% against the dollar and now trades at $32.61 or 0.00050077 BTC.
  • Bitcoin SV (BSV) traded up 4.5% against the dollar and now trades at $69.97 or 0.00107441 BTC.
  • eCash (XEC) traded up 4.7% against the dollar and now trades at $0.0001 or 0.00000000 BTC.
  • Conflux (CFX) traded up 4.5% against the dollar and now trades at $0.25 or 0.00000388 BTC.

Ethereum Classic Profile

ETC is a proof-of-work (PoW) coin that uses the EtcHash hashing algorithm. It was first traded on July 30th, 2015. Ethereum Classic’s total supply is 210,700,000 coins and its circulating supply is 146,663,822 coins. The Reddit community for Ethereum Classic is https://reddit.com/r/ethereumclassic and the currency’s Github account can be viewed here. The official message board for Ethereum Classic is ethereumclassic.org/news. Ethereum Classic’s official Twitter account is @eth_classic and its Facebook page is accessible here. Ethereum Classic’s official website is ethereumclassic.org.

According to CryptoCompare, “Ethereum Classic (ETC) is a decentralized, open-source blockchain platform that uses proof-of-work consensus to execute and store smart contracts and dApps. It was created in July 2016 by a group of developers and users who opposed the Ethereum Foundation’s decision to hard fork the Ethereum blockchain in response to the “DAO hack.” ETC is used for a variety of purposes, including creating dApps and issuing tokens, and has a strong focus on immutability and censorship-resistance. It is led by a team of developers and supported by a global community of users and organizations.”

Ethereum Classic Coin Trading

It is usually not presently possible to buy alternative cryptocurrencies such as Ethereum Classic directly using U.S. dollars. Investors seeking to acquire Ethereum Classic should first buy Bitcoin or Ethereum using an exchange that deals in U.S. dollars such as Changelly, Gemini or GDAX. Investors can then use their newly-acquired Bitcoin or Ethereum to buy Ethereum Classic using one of the exchanges listed above.

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