Zcash (ZEC) Price Hits $22.73 on Top Exchanges

Zcash (ZEC) traded down 0.6% against the US dollar during the 1-day period ending at 20:00 PM ET on June 14th. Zcash has a market capitalization of $371.17 million and approximately $52.28 million worth of Zcash was traded on exchanges in the last day. One Zcash coin can currently be bought for $22.73 or 0.00034442 BTC on major exchanges. In the last week, Zcash has traded down 9% against the US dollar.

Here is how related cryptocurrencies have performed in the last day:

  • Bitcoin Gold (BTG) traded down 2.6% against the dollar and now trades at $28.92 or 0.00043816 BTC.
  • Horizen (ZEN) traded 0.7% lower against the dollar and now trades at $7.28 or 0.00011026 BTC.
  • Komodo (KMD) traded 0.7% lower against the dollar and now trades at $0.37 or 0.00000565 BTC.
  • Pirate Chain (ARRR) traded down 4.4% against the dollar and now trades at $0.23 or 0.00000345 BTC.
  • ZClassic (ZCL) traded 0.6% lower against the dollar and now trades at $0.0594 or 0.00000090 BTC.

About Zcash

ZEC is a proof-of-work (PoW) coin that uses the Equihash hashing algorithm. Its genesis date was October 28th, 2016. Zcash’s total supply is 16,328,269 coins. The Reddit community for Zcash is https://reddit.com/r/zec and the currency’s Github account can be viewed here. The official message board for Zcash is forum.z.cash. The official website for Zcash is z.cash. Zcash’s official Twitter account is @electriccoinco and its Facebook page is accessible here.

According to CryptoCompare, “ZCash (ZEC) is a digital currency and decentralized open-source cryptocurrency, launched in 2016. It provides users with enhanced privacy and selective transparency of transactions. ZCash is based on the zero-knowledge proof protocol known as zk-SNARKs. This protocol allows the network to maintain a secure ledger of balances without disclosing the parties or amounts involved. Transactions can be audited, verified and tracked without revealing the sender, receiver or transaction amount. ZEC is an inflationary currency, with a maximum supply of 21 million coins. It is accepted by a growing number of merchants, exchanges and other services.”

Zcash Coin Trading

It is usually not currently possible to purchase alternative cryptocurrencies such as Zcash directly using US dollars. Investors seeking to acquire Zcash should first purchase Bitcoin or Ethereum using an exchange that deals in US dollars such as Coinbase, Gemini or Changelly. Investors can then use their newly-acquired Bitcoin or Ethereum to purchase Zcash using one of the exchanges listed above.

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