Bitcoin Gold (CURRENCY:BTG) traded down 4% against the U.S. dollar during the 24 hour period ending at 10:00 AM ET on February 19th. Bitcoin Gold has a total market cap of $1.27 billion and approximately $17.37 million worth of Bitcoin Gold was traded on exchanges in the last 24 hours. During the last week, Bitcoin Gold has traded 21.8% lower against the U.S. dollar. One Bitcoin Gold coin can now be bought for approximately $75.32 or 0.00866422 BTC on cryptocurrency exchanges including BTCTurk, Poloniex, Bitfinex and Bit-Z.

Here’s how similar cryptocurrencies have performed during the last 24 hours:

  • Zcash (ZEC) traded 3.1% lower against the dollar and now trades at $276.05 or 0.03175260 BTC.
  • ZenCash (ZEN) traded 4.5% lower against the dollar and now trades at $20.06 or 0.00230792 BTC.
  • ZClassic (ZCL) traded up 2% against the dollar and now trades at $7.71 or 0.00088299 BTC.
  • Zero (ZER) traded down 8.5% against the dollar and now trades at $0.93 or 0.00010666 BTC.
  • Bitcoin Private (BTCP) traded down 23.3% against the dollar and now trades at $46.48 or 0.00532541 BTC.

About Bitcoin Gold

Bitcoin Gold is a proof-of-work (PoW) coin that uses the Equihash hashing algorithm. It was first traded on October 25th, 2017. Bitcoin Gold’s total supply is 16,980,424 coins and its circulating supply is 16,880,424 coins. Bitcoin Gold’s official Twitter account is @bitcoingold and its Facebook page is accessible here. Bitcoin Gold’s official message board is Bitcoin Gold’s official website is The Reddit community for Bitcoin Gold is /r/bitcoin and the currency’s Github account can be viewed here.

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”.”

Buying and Selling Bitcoin Gold

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