BitShares Tops 24 Hour Volume of $7.26 Million (BTS)

BitShares (CURRENCY:BTS) traded 15.8% lower against the dollar during the 24-hour period ending at 17:00 PM ET on March 14th. BitShares has a market cap of $357.31 million and $7.26 million worth of BitShares was traded on exchanges in the last day. One BitShares coin can now be bought for $0.14 or 0.00001651 BTC on popular exchanges including CryptoBridge,, EXX and Tidex. During the last seven days, BitShares has traded 23.3% lower against the dollar.

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

  • Cardano (ADA) traded 7.1% lower against the dollar and now trades at $0.20 or 0.00002460 BTC.
  • Qtum (QTUM) traded down 9% against the dollar and now trades at $16.43 or 0.00198186 BTC.
  • OmiseGO (OMG) traded down 10.6% against the dollar and now trades at $11.88 or 0.00143347 BTC.
  • Ardor (ARDR) traded 0.4% higher against the dollar and now trades at $0.31 or 0.00003772 BTC.
  • Particl (PART) traded down 13.4% against the dollar and now trades at $15.18 or 0.00183084 BTC.
  • Raiden Network Token (RDN) traded 7.9% lower against the dollar and now trades at $1.73 or 0.00020865 BTC.
  • ION (ION) traded 14.4% lower against the dollar and now trades at $2.66 or 0.00032054 BTC.
  • BitBay (BAY) traded down 10.5% against the dollar and now trades at $0.0502 or 0.00000606 BTC.
  • Quantum Resistant Ledger (QRL) traded 18.7% lower against the dollar and now trades at $0.82 or 0.00009858 BTC.
  • Rise (RISE) traded down 8.7% against the dollar and now trades at $0.33 or 0.00004024 BTC.

About BitShares

BitShares (CURRENCY:BTS) is a proof-of-stake (PoS) coin that uses the SHA-512 hashing algorithm. Its genesis date was July 19th, 2014. BitShares’ total supply is 2,610,830,000 coins. The Reddit community for BitShares is /r/bitshares and the currency’s Github account can be viewed here. BitShares’ official website is BitShares’ official message board is BitShares’ official Twitter account is @_bitshares and its Facebook page is accessible here.

According to CryptoCompare, “BitShares (BTS) was first introduced in a White Paper titled “A Peer-to-Peer Polymorphic Digital Asset Exchange” by Daniel Larimer, Charles Hoskinson, and Stan Larimer. It is a brand of open-source software based on the as blockchain technology as used by Bitcoin. Unlike bitcoins, which do not produce any income for their owners, BitShare can be used to launch Decentralized Autonomous Companies (DACs) which issue shares, produce profits and distribute profits to shareholders. As such, BitShares is about making profitable companies that people want to own shares in, thus creating return for the shareholders. The first DAC launched by this proces was called BitSharesX, a decentralized asset exchange based in Hong Kong. BitShares was originally launched under the name of ProtoShares (PTS); it was later renamed to BitShares (BTS) and “reloaded” in November 2014 by merging several products into BitShares (BTS).      “

Buying and Selling BitShares

BitShares can be purchased on these cryptocurrency exchanges: Tidex, CryptoBridge, AEX, BitShares Asset Exchange, YoBit, Lbank, CoinEgg, Binance,, EXX, Bitcoin Indonesia, Poloniex, ZB.COM, Livecoin, BigONE and OpenLedger DEX. It is not possible to buy BitShares directly using US dollars. Investors seeking to trade BitShares must first buy Bitcoin or Ethereum using an exchange that deals in US dollars such as GDAX, Gemini or Changelly. Investors can then use their newly-acquired Bitcoin or Ethereum to buy BitShares using one of the exchanges listed above.

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