Bitcoin Gold (CURRENCY:BTG) traded 4.4% higher against the dollar during the 1 day period ending at 8:00 AM E.T. on March 19th. Bitcoin Gold has a market capitalization of $1.01 billion and approximately $27.87 million worth of Bitcoin Gold was traded on exchanges in the last day. One Bitcoin Gold coin can currently be purchased for about $59.92 or 0.00720442 BTC on popular exchanges including Korbit, Paribu, BTCC and Poloniex. During the last week, Bitcoin Gold has traded down 28.7% against the dollar.

Here’s how related cryptocurrencies have performed during the last day:

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  • Zcash (ZEC) traded 10.5% higher against the dollar and now trades at $235.01 or 0.02825760 BTC.
  • ZenCash (ZEN) traded 5.5% higher against the dollar and now trades at $18.55 or 0.00224023 BTC.
  • ZClassic (ZCL) traded 0.9% higher against the dollar and now trades at $6.06 or 0.00073224 BTC.
  • Zero (ZER) traded up 24.9% against the dollar and now trades at $1.33 or 0.00016111 BTC.
  • Bitcoin Private (BTCP) traded 16.7% higher against the dollar and now trades at $32.72 or 0.00395100 BTC.

Bitcoin Gold Profile

BTG is a proof-of-work (PoW) coin that uses the Equihash hashing algorithm. Its genesis date was October 25th, 2017. Bitcoin Gold’s total supply is 16,989,711 coins and its circulating supply is 16,889,711 coins. Bitcoin Gold’s official message board is bitcointalk.org. The Reddit community for Bitcoin Gold is /r/bitcoin and the currency’s Github account can be viewed here. Bitcoin Gold’s official website is bitcoin.org. Bitcoin Gold’s official Twitter account is @bitcoingold and its Facebook page is accessible here.

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 traded on the following cryptocurrency exchanges: Coinfloor, BTCTurk, Bleutrade, BTCBOX, OKEx, BX Thailand, QuadrigaCX, Cryptopia, BitMEX, BitBay, Poloniex, xBTCe, itBit, Kucoin, Bibox,  EXX, Luno, RightBTC, Gatecoin, Coinrail, Binance, Coinone, Bitbank, Mr. Exchange, Foxbit, HitBTC, CEX.IO, Bit-Z, Gemini, YoBit, LakeBTC, Allcoin, Bithumb, Fisco, BTCC, Independent Reserve, CoinEgg, Bitso, Tidex, Liqui, ACX, Bitstamp, Bittrex, BigONE, BitMarket, Paribu, Coinnest, Livecoin, CoinExchange, ZB.COM, BitGrail, Gate.io, BtcTrade.im, Coinsquare, Zaif, GDAX, BL3P, Quoine, Huobi, Korbit, Bitcoin Indonesia, Upbit, GetBTC, Bitfinex, Negocie Coins, Lbank, BTC Markets, bitFlyer, WEX, CoolCoin, Bitonic and Coinroom. It is not presently possible to purchase Bitcoin Gold directly using US dollars. Investors seeking to trade Bitcoin Gold must first purchase Bitcoin or Ethereum using an exchange that deals in US dollars such as Gemini, Coinbase or GDAX. Investors can then use their newly-acquired Bitcoin or Ethereum to purchase Bitcoin Gold using one of the exchanges listed above.

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