Top 11 CryptoCurrencies List
The original cryptocurrency and the one that started it all, Bitcoin was created and released in 2009 by Satoshi Nakamoto, an anonymous figure. Bitcoin has the biggest market cap to date. And considered to be the top cryptocurrency till date.
MARKET CAP: $40,984,763,957 +
Ether is the cryptocurrency for Ethereum, a decentralised platform that can execute peer-to-peer ‘smart contacts’. As of September 2016 and as a result of an attack to The DAO, Ethereum was split into 2: Ethereum (ETH) and Ethereum Classic (ETC).
MARKET CAP: $26,487,798,074 +
Litecoin was released in October 2011 by former Google employee Charles Lee as an alternative to Bitcoin. Overall, Litecoin is similar – it can be mined, used as currency and transacted for goods and services.
MARKET CAP: $2,367,277,474 +
The next on the list, Ripple, is actually a real-time gross settlement system, currency exchange and remittance network. The cryptocurrency is called ripples. Released in 2012 and with a current market cap of $243 million, the Ripple system has been integrated into a few banks and payment networks to reduce costs.
MARKET CAP: $9,821,702,677 +
Monero is a cryptocurrency that focuses on privacy – using the ring signature technology, Monero is ‘secure, private and untraceable’.
MARKET CAP: $619,026,598 +
Dogecoin was originally made as a ‘joke currency’ but have since garnered a real following. Modeled after the dog in the ‘doge’ memes, the cryptocurrency is now frequently used to tip users in forums.
MARKET CAP: $268,460,779 +
Dash (short for ‘digital cash’) is a cryptocurrency with a strong focus on both privacy (using anonymization technology) and speed (of transaction). It was rebranded from Darkcoin as an attempt to stop being associated with the ‘dark web’.
MARKET CAP: $1,286,430,119 +
Ethereum Classic is a decentralized platform that runs smart contracts: applications that run exactly as programmed without any possibility of downtime, censorship, fraud or third party interference.
MARKET CAP: $1,651,417,068 +
Built using the latest in industry research, BitShares 2.0 offers a stack of financial services including exchange and banking on a blockchain.
MARKET CAP: $551,266,688 +
NEM is a peer-to-peer cryptocurrency and blockchain platform launched on March 31, 2015. Written in Java, with a C++ version in the works.
MARKET CAP: $1,440,333,000 +
MaidSafeCoin (also known as Safecoin) is the cryptocurrency for the SAFE (Secure Access For Everyone) network, which is a security-centric data platform. Calling themselves a ‘crowd-sourced internet’, you can provide space in your computer in exchange for coins.
MARKET CAP: $39 million +
Cryptocurrency which is also called as digital currency, is an invention and revolution created by Internet. As Bitcoin has reached to an unexpected price. Every individual is planning to invest in the cryptocurries to get high and maximum returns.
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