Bitstamp crypto exchange has been making announcements about launching the cryptocurrecny Bitcoin Cash during several months, at first stating that it will be added by the end of September of 2017, then making a new claim stating that BCH will be launched some time in December 2017. Finally, Bitstamp exchange made a decision and announced that Bitcoin Cash trading starts today, on December 5.
— Bitstamp (@Bitstamp) 4 December 2017
Trading, deposits and withdrawals are available from 11:00 AM UTC, and the following three trading pairs are launched: BCH/BTC, BCH/EUR, BCH/USD.
Bitcoin Cash cryptocurrency itself can not be characterised now as the one having a continious increase as the coin is facing ups and downs in the price movements. For instance, it fell down 3% within past 7 days, but the overall trend seems to be positive, as within one day from December 3 to December 4 it rose by $200 from $1427 to $1636.
Bitcoin Cash Charts
Apart from Bitstamp, at the moment of writing Bitcoin Cash is actively traded at such exchanges as:
Bitcoin Cash exchanges list
At the moment of press, these are main market parameters of Bitcoin Cash:
- Average price: $1 578.91
- Marketcap: $26 586 752 344
- 24h volume: $804 982 000