Bitcoin Gold is a cryptocurrency which forked from Bitcoin on October 25 and it is rapidly gaining top positions being ahead of major altcoins such as Dash, Litecoin, NEO, Monero and IOTA. The coin rose by hundreds of dollars in price since its listing and currently takes 5th place in the list of coins ranked by market capitalisation.
List of top coins ranged by market capitalisation
Bitcoin Gold rose by 148% within past 7 days and one of the main reasons behind Bitcoin Gold price increase might be the announcement that cryptocurrency exchanges Bithumb and Bitfinex have both added BTG trading pairs to their platforms.
Withdrawals are now open for BTG.
— Bitfinex (@bitfinex) 24 ноября 2017 г.
Bitfinex added BTG/BTC and BTG/USD, while Bithumb added BTG/KRW trading pairs. Bitcoin Gold has already been traded on biggest exchanges like Bittrex, HitBTC, and Binance.
— Joseph (Community) (@btg_Joseph) 26 ноября 2017 г.
Bitcoin Gold price surged from $111 on November 20 to the mark of $410 on November 24. When the currency was finally listed on CoinMarketCap on November 25 it came to light that the market capitalisation of the currency was more than $6,3 billion and 24 Volume was $226 million.
Bitcoin Gold Charts
At the moment of press, these are main market parameters of Bitcoin Gold:
- Average price: $343.27
- Marketcap: $5,723,428,863
- 24h volume: $167,728,000