Bitcoin Gold (CURRENCY:BTG) traded 29.8% higher against the dollar during the 24-hour period ending at 8:00 AM E.T. on February 9th. One Bitcoin Gold coin can now be bought for approximately $134.93 or 0.01638820 BTC on exchanges including xBTCe, BTCBOX, WEX and BX Thailand. In the last week, Bitcoin Gold has traded up 29.3% against the dollar. Bitcoin Gold has a market cap of $2.27 billion and $100.57 million worth of Bitcoin Gold was traded on exchanges in the last 24 hours.
Here’s how similar cryptocurrencies have performed in the last 24 hours:
- Zcash (ZEC) traded up 5.9% against the dollar and now trades at $427.17 or 0.05188270 BTC.
- Komodo (KMD) traded 5.9% higher against the dollar and now trades at $4.23 or 0.00051381 BTC.
- ZClassic (ZCL) traded down 4.2% against the dollar and now trades at $98.28 or 0.01193670 BTC.
- ZenCash (ZEN) traded 7.5% lower against the dollar and now trades at $39.60 or 0.00480980 BTC.
- Hush (HUSH) traded 3.4% lower against the dollar and now trades at $2.91 or 0.00035168 BTC.
- Zero (ZER) traded down 4.2% against the dollar and now trades at $1.45 or 0.00017650 BTC.
Bitcoin Gold Coin Profile
According to CryptoCompare, “Bitcoin Gold is a fork of the Bitcoin blockchain that occurred at block 491407. It implements a new PoW algorithm, Equihash, which makes it ASIC-resistant and can only be mined by GPUs rigs. The purpose of Bitcoin Gold is to make mining decentralized again following Satoshi Nakamoto's vision of “1 CPU = 1 vote”. “
Bitcoin Gold Coin Trading
Bitcoin Gold can be purchased on these cryptocurrency exchanges: Coinfloor, Paribu, BL3P, Korbit, Huobi, Binance, Independent Reserve, Bibox, Bitcoin Indonesia, Mr. Exchange, Bitso, bitFlyer, Bitbank, Kucoin, BigONE, BitMEX, BtcTrade.im, OKEx, itBit, Bitfinex, Luno, BitGrail, Fisco, BTCBOX, Negocie Coins, YoBit, EXX, QuadrigaCX, BitMarket, BX Thailand, CEX.IO, Coinone, BTC Markets, WEX, Zaif, Allcoin, CoinEgg, Coinroom, ZB.COM, Bit-Z, Coinsquare, Bittrex, Tidex, ACX, Foxbit, Coinnest, BTCC, Livecoin, Gemini, Gate.io, BitBay, Gatecoin, CoinsBank, Bleutrade, GetBTC, Lbank, Liqui, Upbit, Coinrail, GDAX, CoinExchange, Cryptopia, Bitstamp, Kraken, Bithumb, BTCTurk, xBTCe, LakeBTC, Bitonic, Quoine, HitBTC, CoolCoin, RightBTC and Poloniex. It is not presently possible to buy Bitcoin Gold directly using U.S. dollars. Investors seeking to trade Bitcoin Gold must first buy Bitcoin or Ethereum using an exchange that deals in U.S. dollars such as Changelly, Coinbase or GDAX. Investors can then use their newly-acquired Bitcoin or Ethereum to buy Bitcoin Gold using one of the aforementioned exchanges.
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