Bitcoin Gold (CURRENCY:BTG) traded 3.9% higher against the US dollar during the 24 hour period ending at 15:00 PM E.T. on January 28th. One Bitcoin Gold coin can currently be purchased for approximately $190.44 or 0.01628940 BTC on major cryptocurrency exchanges including QuadrigaCX, WEX, BTCBOX and Negocie Coins. Bitcoin Gold has a total market capitalization of $3.20 billion and $128.35 million worth of Bitcoin Gold was traded on exchanges in the last 24 hours. Over the last week, Bitcoin Gold has traded down 5.7% against the US dollar.
Here is how related cryptocurrencies have performed over the last 24 hours:
- Zcash (ZEC) traded up 3.1% against the dollar and now trades at $472.65 or 0.04042950 BTC.
- Komodo (KMD) traded up 6.7% against the dollar and now trades at $7.14 or 0.00061098 BTC.
- ZClassic (ZCL) traded 4.1% higher against the dollar and now trades at $164.65 or 0.01408400 BTC.
- ZenCash (ZEN) traded up 2.4% against the dollar and now trades at $47.56 or 0.00406786 BTC.
- Hush (HUSH) traded up 7.9% against the dollar and now trades at $10.34 or 0.00088482 BTC.
- Zero (ZER) traded 0.4% lower against the dollar and now trades at $3.09 or 0.00026405 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”. “
Buying and Selling Bitcoin Gold
Bitcoin Gold can be purchased on these cryptocurrency exchanges: CoolCoin, QuadrigaCX, Coinrail, BX Thailand, Bibox, Coinnest, YoBit, Liqui, Luno, LakeBTC, Paribu, Huobi, BTC Markets, Bitso, Independent Reserve, Bittrex, Gate.io, Tidex, Quoine, Allcoin, itBit, Coinsquare, Binance, Kraken, Bithumb, Gemini, Bit-Z, xBTCe, CEX.IO, BigONE, BL3P, GetBTC, Bitbank, BitGrail, Coinone, GDAX, Zaif, Mr. Exchange, Cryptopia, BitMEX, ZB.COM, Bleutrade, Gatecoin, HitBTC, CoinExchange, Foxbit, Korbit, Lbank, OKEx, BTCBOX, CoinEgg, Coinroom, Bitfinex, BitBay, Bitstamp, Coinfloor, BTCTurk, WEX, Bitonic, BitMarket, BTCC, Poloniex, bitFlyer, EXX, ACX, Kucoin, RightBTC, Upbit, Bitcoin Indonesia, Negocie Coins, Livecoin, Fisco, BtcTrade.im and CoinsBank. It is not possible to purchase Bitcoin Gold directly using US dollars. Investors seeking to acquire Bitcoin Gold must first purchase Ethereum or Bitcoin using an exchange that deals in US dollars such as GDAX, Coinbase or Changelly. Investors can then use their newly-acquired Ethereum or Bitcoin to purchase Bitcoin Gold using one of the exchanges listed above.
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