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Bitcoin [BTC]

Bitcoin uses peer-to-peer technology to operate with no central authority or banks; managing transactions and the issuing of bitcoins is carried out collectively by the network.
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Although other cryptocurrencies have come before, Bitcoin is the first truly decentralized cryptocurrency. There have been several copies (known as forks) as the space has evolved. With the largest variety of exchange marketplaces and the greatest value in terms of market cap., Bitcoin is here to stay. As with any new invention, there have been improvements in security, speed and the underlying protocol. The mining community and teams of dedicated developers are always pushing to overcome new obstacles they encounter. Bitcoin is also the most traded cryptocurrency by volume and one of the on-ramps for trading many other cryptocurrencies.

The price is as volatile as always and is not uncommon for movements in an order of magnitude of 10-20% during a single day. Bitcoin is an SHA-256 Proof-of-Work (PoW) cryptocurrenct with 21,000,000 total minable coins. The block time is 10 minutes. See below for a full range of Bitcoin markets where you can trade US Dollars for Bitcoin, crypto to Bitcoin and many other fiat currencies too. Click here to learn about the history of Bitcoin. Also, check out 50 crazy fun facts about Bitcoin.


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Attribution analysis of global trading volumes, fiat on-ramps, liquidity

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Daily returns of coins/tokens over the past month

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