Bitcoin Gold Price Up 15.5% This Week (BTG)

Bitcoin Gold (CURRENCY:BTG) traded 0% lower against the U.S. dollar during the 24-hour period ending at 14:00 PM Eastern on February 20th. Over the last seven days, Bitcoin Gold has traded up 15.5% against the U.S. dollar. Bitcoin Gold has a total market cap of $2.33 billion and approximately $52.33 million worth of Bitcoin Gold was traded on exchanges in the last day. One Bitcoin Gold coin can now be purchased for about $138.64 or 0.01189070 BTC on cryptocurrency exchanges including Coinone, BTCTurk, Livecoin and xBTCe.

Here’s how similar cryptocurrencies have performed over the last day:

  • Zcash (ZEC) traded 2.9% lower against the dollar and now trades at $457.91 or 0.03927310 BTC.
  • ZClassic (ZCL) traded down 11.6% against the dollar and now trades at $172.59 or 0.01480230 BTC.
  • Komodo (KMD) traded down 3.4% against the dollar and now trades at $4.92 or 0.00042237 BTC.
  • ZenCash (ZEN) traded down 3.9% against the dollar and now trades at $42.22 or 0.00362066 BTC.
  • Hush (HUSH) traded 2.9% lower against the dollar and now trades at $2.48 or 0.00021281 BTC.
  • Zero (ZER) traded down 0.9% against the dollar and now trades at $1.81 or 0.00015500 BTC.

Bitcoin Gold Profile

BTG is a proof-of-work (PoW) coin that uses the Equihash hashing algorithm. Its launch date was October 25th, 2017. Bitcoin Gold’s total supply is 16,936,586 coins and its circulating supply is 16,836,586 coins. Bitcoin Gold’s official Twitter account is @bitcoingold and its Facebook page is accessible here. The Reddit community for Bitcoin Gold is /r/bitcoin and the currency’s Github account can be viewed here. Bitcoin Gold’s official message board is Bitcoin Gold’s official website is

According to CryptoCompare, “Bitcoin Gold is a fork of the Bitcoin blockchain that occurred at block 491407. It implements a new PoW algorithm, Equihash, which makes it ASIC-resistant and can only be mined by GPUs rigs. The purpose of Bitcoin Gold is to make mining decentralized again following Satoshi Nakamoto's vision of “1 CPU = 1 vote”. “

Bitcoin Gold Coin Trading

Bitcoin Gold can be traded on the following cryptocurrency exchanges: Upbit,, Gemini, Negocie Coins, itBit, CEX.IO, Fisco, Bleutrade, Kucoin, Binance, BL3P, Bitfinex, Bitbank, Mr. Exchange, Bitcoin Indonesia, Coinsquare, Allcoin, BitMEX, xBTCe, Kraken, BitGrail, ZB.COM, Bibox, CoolCoin, CoinExchange, ACX, BTCC, Cryptopia, LakeBTC, Bithumb, OKEx, BX Thailand, BitMarket, Foxbit, GetBTC, Zaif, Coinfloor, Bitso, QuadrigaCX, Livecoin,, Bitstamp, Luno, BTCBOX, BitBay, Korbit, Gatecoin, CoinEgg, Bitonic, BTCTurk, YoBit, bitFlyer, Quoine, Poloniex, Coinroom, RightBTC, WEX, Bit-Z, Huobi, Bittrex, HitBTC, BTC Markets, GDAX, EXX, Independent Reserve, Coinone, Coinrail, CoinsBank, Liqui, Lbank, Paribu, BigONE, Coinnest and Tidex. It is not currently possible to purchase Bitcoin Gold directly using U.S. dollars. Investors seeking to acquire Bitcoin Gold must first purchase Bitcoin or Ethereum using an exchange that deals in U.S. dollars such as Coinbase, Changelly or Gemini. Investors can then use their newly-acquired Bitcoin or Ethereum to purchase Bitcoin Gold using one of the exchanges listed above.

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