Bitcoin Gold (BTG) Price Hits $182.96 on Major Exchanges

Bitcoin Gold (CURRENCY:BTG) traded down 3.9% against the U.S. dollar during the 1 day period ending at 13:00 PM Eastern on January 29th. One Bitcoin Gold coin can now be bought for approximately $182.96 or 0.01632080 BTC on popular cryptocurrency exchanges including Bit-Z, Bitonic, Upbit and BitBay. Over the last seven days, Bitcoin Gold has traded down 1.6% against the U.S. dollar. Bitcoin Gold has a total market capitalization of $3.07 billion and approximately $53.32 million worth of Bitcoin Gold was traded on exchanges in the last 24 hours.

Here’s how related cryptocurrencies have performed over the last 24 hours:

  • Zcash (ZEC) traded 5% lower against the dollar and now trades at $446.12 or 0.03979520 BTC.
  • Komodo (KMD) traded up 2.2% against the dollar and now trades at $7.24 or 0.00064627 BTC.
  • ZClassic (ZCL) traded 16.7% lower against the dollar and now trades at $135.71 or 0.01210560 BTC.
  • ZenCash (ZEN) traded 8.4% higher against the dollar and now trades at $51.18 or 0.00456580 BTC.
  • Hush (HUSH) traded down 6.3% against the dollar and now trades at $9.48 or 0.00084585 BTC.
  • Zero (ZER) traded down 4.5% against the dollar and now trades at $2.96 or 0.00026373 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 16,892,961 coins and its circulating supply is 16,792,961 coins. Bitcoin Gold’s official website is bitcoin.org. Bitcoin Gold’s official Twitter account is @bitcoingold and its Facebook page is accessible here. The Reddit community for Bitcoin Gold is /r/bitcoin and the currency’s Github account can be viewed here. Bitcoin Gold’s official message board is bitcointalk.org.

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

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