Newest Crypto COINS to Hit the Exchanges in Jan 2018

From this article you will find out which newest crypto coins have been listed on major exchanges from the beginning of 2018
11 January   504

The year of 2018 have just started and it is expected to bring a vast majority of new cryptocurrencies, exchanges, and ups and downs of prices of already existing digital assets. In this article we are going to present the following coins which have been listed on the crypto exchanges from the beginning of 2018: Polis, STRAKS and Madcoin.

Jan 4: Polis

POLIS is a crypto coin which is stated to be focused on generating community value. The main important idea for this coin is to use the top most technological advancements to create value for and from the communities. The coin is based on blockchain technology for sustainable and fast work, is secure, has masternodes which enable the network to process transactions at high speed and low fees, fast peer to peer transactions.

Polis cryptocurrencyPolis cryptocurrency

Total supply: 476,912 POLIS
Price at the moment of press: $20,84
24h Volume for Jan 11: $181 960
Crypto Exchanges: Stocks.Exchange - added Dec 28
CoinsMarkets - added Jan 4
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Polis charts january 2018Polis Charts 

Jan 3: STRAKS

STRAKS is a decentralized, open-source community driven digital currency, focusing on e-commerce utility. Not only does STRAKS seeks to ensure it is as easy to integrate and utilise for businesses as possible, it also aims to be as widely used in e-commerce as possible.

STRAKS cryptocurrencySTRAKS cryptocurrency

Total supply: 41,776,245 STAK
Price at the moment of press: $8,61
24h Volume for Jan 11: $263 701 USD 
Market capitalization: $6 727 252 
Crypto Exchanges: CoinsMarkets - added 3 Jan
Stocks.Exchange - added Dec 7
HitBTC - February
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STRAKS Charts STRAKS Charts

Jan 3: Madcoin

Madcoin is a PoW/PoS digital currency which network is secured through Staking, using incentivized Masternodes for services such as Instant transactions and Governance. The users can keep their payments private so nobody can track them thanks to Darksend. The coin has advanced scrypt hashing to protect blockchain network.

Madcoin cryptocurrencyMadcoin cryptocurrency

Total supply: 2,115,788 MDC
Price for the moment of press: $0,590684
Crypto Exchanges: CoinsMarkets - added 3 Jan
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Madcoin ChartsMadcoin Charts

Moreover, the budget and masternode governance system allows anyone to submit proposals to operators of masternodes, they in turn can vote yes or no. Those who get a majority yes vote are given funding to further improve the Madcoin ecosytem.

Verge to Improve Security via Hard Fork

Verge cryptocurrency will reportedly undergo a hard fork on block 1 824 150 which should resolve stealth transaction issues and enhance privacy features
22 January   1974

Verge has announced that the hard fork of the coin will occur on block 1 824 150. The decision was made because some mining pools were not running the latest codebase, and as a result some stealth transactions did not get confirmed. Verge tried to soft fork, but not enough pools participated. The new hard fork will assure that miners are up to date and process stealth transactions.

Verge tweet regarding hard forkVerge Tweet Regarding Hard Fork

What is more, the hard fork will make sure all transactions will be processed and confirmed even faster, and it will not affect coins in the wallet. After the hard fork, the users will have 6 days to update their wallets to then still have access to their funds. Moreover, balances at any exchanges will not be affected by the hard fork.

Verge latest blocksVerge latest block at the moment of press

As soon as the stealth transaction will be activated with hard fork at block 1 824 150, at the moment of writing the last activated block was 1820480, and the estimated time until the Verge hard fork is 30:31 hours.

Verge Charts january 2018Verge Charts

Currently, the price of Verge is falling down, it decreased 15% within past 24 hours and 30% during past 7 days, having moved the coin to the 26th place in the list of coins ranked by market capitalization.

At the moment of press, these are main market parameters of Verge:

  • Average price: $0,092518
  • Marketcap: $1 341 606 868
  • 24h volume: $83 587 200