Feathercoin (CURRENCY:FTC) traded up 9.2% against the U.S. dollar during the 24 hour period ending at 18:00 PM E.T. on February 17th. One Feathercoin coin can currently be bought for $0.27 or 0.00002401 BTC on popular cryptocurrency exchanges including Bittylicious, LiteBit.eu, Bittrex and BX Thailand. Feathercoin has a market capitalization of $51.21 million and approximately $287,521.00 worth of Feathercoin was traded on exchanges in the last day. During the last seven days, Feathercoin has traded 38.5% higher against the U.S. dollar.

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

  • GoByte (GBX) traded down 3.1% against the dollar and now trades at $22.14 or 0.00199664 BTC.
  • Uniform Fiscal Object (UFO) traded 13.8% higher against the dollar and now trades at $0.0027 or 0.00000024 BTC.
  • Innova (INN) traded 11.5% higher against the dollar and now trades at $3.64 or 0.00032862 BTC.
  • CrowdCoin (CRC) traded down 9.7% against the dollar and now trades at $3.99 or 0.00035990 BTC.
  • Guncoin (GUN) traded up 0.1% against the dollar and now trades at $0.0069 or 0.00000062 BTC.
  • Sparks (SPK) traded 17% lower against the dollar and now trades at $0.79 or 0.00007148 BTC.
  • IPChain (IPC) traded 6.2% higher against the dollar and now trades at $0.84 or 0.00007583 BTC.

Feathercoin Coin Profile

FTC is a proof-of-work (PoW) coin that uses the NeoScrypt hashing algorithm. Its launch date was April 16th, 2013. Feathercoin’s total supply is 192,039,880 coins. The official website for Feathercoin is feathercoin.com. The Reddit community for Feathercoin is /r/FeatherCoin and the currency’s Github account can be viewed here. Feathercoin’s official Twitter account is @feathercoin and its Facebook page is accessible here. Feathercoin’s official message board is forum.feathercoin.com.

According to CryptoCompare, “Feathercoin is based on Litecoin, which is safeguarded from the effects of Bitcoin ASIC mining until now. It has a block reward of 200 coins and will have a total of 336 million coins. The start block reward was 80 coins and halves every 840,000 blocks. The coin has 336 million as a hard cap and the block target is 1 minute – difficulty is damped at 25%. Feathercoin is a UK Oxford based initiative and as such has a following locally with some merchants accepting the currency. The website also has its own shop where you can post and sell goods for FTC – or Feathercoins. “

Buying and Selling Feathercoin

Feathercoin can be purchased on the following cryptocurrency exchanges: Bittylicious, BX Thailand, LiteBit.eu, Cryptopia, Bittrex and CoinExchange. It is not possible to buy Feathercoin directly using U.S. dollars. Investors seeking to trade Feathercoin must first buy Bitcoin or Ethereum using an exchange that deals in U.S. dollars such as Coinbase, Gemini or GDAX. Investors can then use their newly-acquired Bitcoin or Ethereum to buy Feathercoin using one of the exchanges listed above.

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