ETC forks into Ethereum Emerald

Ethereum Classic will undergo a hard fork into Ethereum Emerald on July 13 that features zero-tax fee and instant payments
19 May 2018   3778

The blockchain assets and and currency code for Ethereum Classic - Ethereum Emerald is to be forked on July 13. The roadmap for the whole Q3 2018 hints at zero-tax fee system and instant payments. The following features are expected to come along during the Q3:

  • Payment gateway;
  • Emerald wallet for mobile devices;
  • Desktop wallet.

The fork height is at 6100000th block. The coin market symbol is going to be ETE. The initial total supply is about 408 million ETE. On the launch date each and every ETC holder shall receive ETE with a 1:1 ratio for free. The mining algorithm stays the same as for the Ethereum - Ethash.

To learn more about the Ethereum Emerald, you can visit the official page here. At the moment of publication, the Ethereum Classic market parameters are as follows:

Average price USD 18.11
Market cap USD 1,842,494,547
Volume (24H) USD 166,148,000

Binance US to Accept Number of New Tokens

ADA, BAT, ETC, XLM and ZRX is now accepted by the United States branch of the world biggest exchange
24 September 2019   257

The American division of the cryptocurrency exchange Binance has opened the possibility of depositing digital assets Cardano (ADA), Basic Attention Token (BAT), Ethereum Classic (ETC), Stellar (XLM) and 0x (ZRX).

CZ said that trading in Bitcoin, Ethereum, XRP, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, Binance Coin (BNB) will start in less than 24 hours.

The above crypto assets will be traded in pairs with fiat dollar and stablecoin USDT. In this case, until November 1, there will be a zero trade commission.