Vertcoin (CURRENCY:VTC) traded up 5.4% against the US dollar during the twenty-four hour period ending at 0:00 AM E.T. on March 16th. One Vertcoin coin can now be bought for approximately $2.20 or 0.00026797 BTC on exchanges including Poloniex, Bleutrade, YoBit and CoinEgg. Vertcoin has a market capitalization of $95.27 million and $875,666.00 worth of Vertcoin was traded on exchanges in the last 24 hours. In the last seven days, Vertcoin has traded down 20.3% against the US dollar.

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

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  • Bitcoin (BTC) traded up 1.2% against the dollar and now trades at $8,241.94 or 1.00000000 BTC.
  • Ethereum (ETH) traded 0.6% lower against the dollar and now trades at $598.37 or 0.07299150 BTC.
  • Bitcoin Cash (BCH) traded up 5.9% against the dollar and now trades at $970.45 or 0.11837900 BTC.
  • Litecoin (LTC) traded up 0.5% against the dollar and now trades at $162.77 or 0.01985560 BTC.
  • Monero (XMR) traded 3% higher against the dollar and now trades at $213.22 or 0.02600940 BTC.
  • RaiBlocks (XRB) traded 32.3% higher against the dollar and now trades at $18.58 or 0.00186028 BTC.
  • Ethereum Classic (ETC) traded 0.8% lower against the dollar and now trades at $17.73 or 0.00216248 BTC.
  • Nano (NANO) traded down 0.5% against the dollar and now trades at $8.70 or 0.00106114 BTC.
  • Bitcoin Gold (BTG) traded down 0.4% against the dollar and now trades at $63.62 or 0.00776047 BTC.
  • Zcash (ZEC) traded down 1.5% against the dollar and now trades at $234.02 or 0.02854620 BTC.

Vertcoin Coin Profile

VTC is a proof-of-work (PoW) coin that uses the Lyra2RE hashing algorithm. It launched on January 10th, 2014. Vertcoin’s total supply is 43,367,500 coins. Vertcoin’s official website is vertcoin.org. The Reddit community for Vertcoin is /r/vertcoin and the currency’s Github account can be viewed here. Vertcoin’s official Twitter account is @vertcoin and its Facebook page is accessible here.

According to CryptoCompare, “VertCoin (VTC) is a cryptographic currency, similar to Bitcoin and Litecoin, with one major difference – Vertcoin believes that everyone who has personal computer should be able to join the Vertcoin network. VertCoin is a Litecoin Fork, that in turn is a Bitcoin Fork. Vertcoin is also the first cryptocurrency to implement Stealth Addresses, a new technology for providing privacy on the public ledger. “

Buying and Selling Vertcoin

Vertcoin can be purchased on these cryptocurrency exchanges: CoinEgg, Poloniex, CryptoBridge, Bittrex, Upbit, SouthXchange, YoBit, Coingi, Bleutrade, Bittylicious and LiteBit.eu. It is not presently possible to buy Vertcoin directly using US dollars. Investors seeking to acquire Vertcoin must first buy Bitcoin or Ethereum using an exchange that deals in US dollars such as GDAX, Coinbase or Gemini. Investors can then use their newly-acquired Bitcoin or Ethereum to buy Vertcoin using one of the exchanges listed above.

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