Bitcoin Gold (BTG) One Day Trading Volume Hits $977,026.35

Bitcoin Gold coin can now be purchased for about $51.29 or 0.00663718 BTC on exchanges including Bittrex, Upbit, Bitfinex and Binance. Bitcoin Gold traded lower against the dollar, by 0.7%, in the one day period ending at 0:00 AM Eastern on May 4th. In the last week, it has traded 3.8% lower agai

() traded 0.7% lower than the dollar in the 1-day period ending at 0:00 am Eastern time on May 4th. Bitcoin Gold's value against the dollar has fallen 3.8% in the past week. On major exchanges, one Bitcoin Gold coin is currently available for $13.94 (or 0.00047690BTC). Bitcoin Gold's market cap is $244.22 millions and in the past 24 hours, $977.026.35 of Bitcoin Gold were traded.

See how other cryptos have performed over the past 24 hours.

Zcash (ZEC), which is a cryptocurrency, traded 0.8% lower than the dollar. It now trades for $36.69 BTC or 0.00125487 ZEC.

Horizen (ZEN), which is currently trading at $9.58, or 0.00032772 BTC, has gained 0.6% in value against the dollar.

Pirate Chain (ARRR), which trades for $0.31 or 0.00001060 Bitcoin, is up 0.1% against the dollar.

Komodo (KMD), which trades for $0.32 or 0.00001088 BTC, has fallen 2.9% in value against the dollar.

Bitcoin Private (BTCP), which trades for $0.25 or 0.00000860 BTC, has gained 0.4% in value against the dollar.

ZClassic (ZCL), which trades for $0.0474, or 0.00000162 BTC, is now 0.2% lower than the dollar.

It is a Proof-of-Work (PoW), coin that uses Equihash as its hashing algorithm. Its genesis was on October 25th 2017. The total supply of Bitcoin Gold is 17,513,924 coin. Here is a link to the article

CryptoCompare states that Bitcoin Gold (BTG), a digital currency, is designed to decentralize Bitcoin mining through GPU hardware. This makes it more accessible for a larger range of users. BTG is based off the original Bitcoin blockchain, but uses a different algorithm for mining, Equihash. This promotes decentralization, and prevents the concentration of mining powers. BTG is a fork from Bitcoin that was created in 2017. It maintains the same features as Bitcoin such as having a cap on supply of 21,000,000 coins. BTG is used for peer to peer transactions as well as mining on GPU hardware in order to earn rewards. BTG is a decentralized, democratic mining system that empowers individual miners while promoting wider participation.

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