A new cryptocurrency representing a hard-forked version of Bitcoin, different from it in the blocksize limits
One of the leading cryptocurrency exchanges, Bitfinex, which earlier has announced the launch of margin trading in Bitcoin Cash, now enables deposits and withdrawals with the brand new cryptocurrency:
We are now live with $BCH deposits & withdrawals!
— Bitfinex (@bitfinex) August 4, 2017
It's also noteworthy that a bit earlier this opportunity has been announced by the Bittrex exchange:
— Richie (@richiela) August 3, 2017
Distributed database that is used to maintain a continuously growing list of records, called blocks
However, despite the fact that most of the exchanges open their doors to Bitcoin Cash while making concessions to their customers' demands, the cryptocurrency's price is actually decreasing: if on the first day of the appearance of Bitcoin Cash the price reached $1,300 on some exchanges, now the average cost of it is only about $286.
Bitcoin Cash price chart on coinmarketcap.com
As shown, the hard-forked version of Bitcoin failed to keep the third position in the cruptocurrency market.