Ethereum Classic 1-Day Trading Volume Tops $700.96 Million (ETC)

Ethereum Classic (ETC) traded 7.3% higher against the U.S. dollar during the one day period ending at 21:00 PM ET on March 11th. One Ethereum Classic coin can now be bought for $37.69 or 0.00052165 BTC on popular cryptocurrency exchanges. Ethereum Classic has a total market capitalization of $5.50 billion and approximately $700.96 million worth of Ethereum Classic was traded on exchanges in the last day. Over the last week, Ethereum Classic has traded up 4.5% against the U.S. dollar.

Here’s how similar cryptocurrencies have performed over the last day:

  • Bitcoin (BTC) traded up 5.8% against the dollar and now trades at $72,246.09 or 1.00000000 BTC.
  • Dogecoin (DOGE) traded up 6.9% against the dollar and now trades at $0.18 or 0.00000245 BTC.
  • Bitcoin Cash (BCH) traded up 6.5% against the dollar and now trades at $439.83 or 0.00608794 BTC.
  • Litecoin (LTC) traded 18.1% higher against the dollar and now trades at $101.79 or 0.00140890 BTC.
  • UNUS SED LEO (LEO) traded 3% higher against the dollar and now trades at $5.84 or 0.00008090 BTC.
  • Arweave (AR) traded up 0.3% against the dollar and now trades at $40.66 or 0.00056273 BTC.
  • Monero (XMR) traded 0.2% lower against the dollar and now trades at $144.14 or 0.00199514 BTC.
  • Bitcoin SV (BSV) traded 7.9% higher against the dollar and now trades at $113.94 or 0.00157709 BTC.
  • eCash (XEC) traded up 5% against the dollar and now trades at $0.0001 or 0.00000000 BTC.
  • Conflux (CFX) traded 4.1% higher against the dollar and now trades at $0.33 or 0.00000461 BTC.

Ethereum Classic Coin Profile

Ethereum Classic is a proof-of-work (PoW) coin that uses the EtcHash hashing algorithm. Its genesis date was July 23rd, 2016. Ethereum Classic’s total supply is 210,700,000 coins and its circulating supply is 145,987,374 coins. Ethereum Classic’s official Twitter account is @eth_classic and its Facebook page is accessible here. The Reddit community for Ethereum Classic is https://reddit.com/r/ethereumclassic and the currency’s Github account can be viewed here. Ethereum Classic’s official website is ethereumclassic.org. The official message board for Ethereum Classic is forum.ethereumclassic.org.

According to CryptoCompare, “Ethereum Classic (ETC) is a decentralized, open-source blockchain platform that uses proof-of-work consensus to execute and store smart contracts and dApps. It was created in July 2016 by a group of developers and users who opposed the Ethereum Foundation’s decision to hard fork the Ethereum blockchain in response to the “DAO hack.” ETC is used for a variety of purposes, including creating dApps and issuing tokens, and has a strong focus on immutability and censorship-resistance. It is led by a team of developers and supported by a global community of users and organizations.”

Buying and Selling Ethereum Classic

It is usually not presently possible to buy alternative cryptocurrencies such as Ethereum Classic directly using U.S. dollars. Investors seeking to trade Ethereum Classic should first buy Ethereum or Bitcoin using an exchange that deals in U.S. dollars such as GDAX, Changelly or Coinbase. Investors can then use their newly-acquired Ethereum or Bitcoin to buy Ethereum Classic using one of the exchanges listed above.

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