Bitcoin Cash (CURRENCY:BCH) traded up 4.3% against the dollar during the twenty-four hour period ending at 9:00 AM Eastern on February 14th. Bitcoin Cash has a total market cap of $21.97 billion and approximately $439.91 million worth of Bitcoin Cash was traded on exchanges in the last 24 hours. In the last seven days, Bitcoin Cash has traded up 29.2% against the dollar. One Bitcoin Cash coin can currently be bought for $1,294.99 or 0.14109500 BTC on popular exchanges including Bibox, Bittrex, Bitso and Bithumb.

Here’s how other cryptocurrencies have performed in the last 24 hours:

  • Bitcoin (BTC) traded 6.6% higher against the dollar and now trades at $9,209.54 or 1.00000000 BTC.
  • Steem (STEEM) traded 3.8% higher against the dollar and now trades at $4.32 or 0.00047086 BTC.
  • PACcoin (PAC) traded up 34.2% against the dollar and now trades at $0.0000 or 0.00000001 BTC.
  • Counterparty (XCP) traded up 11.3% against the dollar and now trades at $33.30 or 0.00362779 BTC.
  • Crown (CRW) traded 1.8% higher against the dollar and now trades at $2.68 or 0.00029249 BTC.
  • Namecoin (NMC) traded 7.3% higher against the dollar and now trades at $2.71 or 0.00029577 BTC.
  • Unobtanium (UNO) traded 1% lower against the dollar and now trades at $149.73 or 0.01631340 BTC.
  • ATBCoin (ATB) traded up 6.1% against the dollar and now trades at $0.43 or 0.00004681 BTC.
  • CHIPS (CHIPS) traded 9.9% higher against the dollar and now trades at $0.41 or 0.00004451 BTC.
  • Terracoin (TRC) traded up 3.7% against the dollar and now trades at $0.20 or 0.00002223 BTC.

Bitcoin Cash Profile

BCH is a proof-of-work (PoW) coin that uses the SHA-256 hashing algorithm. Its launch date was August 1st, 2017. Bitcoin Cash’s total supply is 16,967,213 coins. Bitcoin Cash’s official message board is bitcointalk.org. The Reddit community for Bitcoin Cash is /r/Bitcoincash and the currency’s Github account can be viewed here. Bitcoin Cash’s official Twitter account is @bitcolncash and its Facebook page is accessible here. Bitcoin Cash’s official website is bitcoincash.org.

According to CryptoCompare, “Bitcoin Cash (BCH) is a hard forked version of the original Bitcoin. It is similar to bitcoin with regards to its protocol; Proof of Work SHA-256 hashing, 21,000,000 supply, same block times and reward system. However two main differences are the the blocksize limits, as of August 2017 Bitcoin has a 1MB blocksize limit whereas BCH proposes 8MB blocks. Also BCH will adjust the difficulty every 6 blocks as opposed to 2016 blocks as with Bitcoin.Bitcoin Cash is a proposal from the viaBTC mining pool and the Bitmain mining group to carry out a UAHF (User Activated Hard Fork) on August 1st 12:20 pm UTC. They rejected the agreed consensus (aka BIP-91 or SegWit2x) and have decided to fork the original Bitcoin blockchain and create this new version called “Bitcoin Cash”. Bitcoin Cash can be claimed by BTC owners who have their private keys or store their Bitcoins on a service that will split BCH for the customer.Specification”

Buying and Selling Bitcoin Cash

Bitcoin Cash can be purchased on these cryptocurrency exchanges: Independent Reserve, Kraken, Coinfloor, Tidex, CoinExchange, ACX, Bithumb, Foxbit, itBit, Coinone, BTC Markets, Bit-Z, BitBay, Gemini, WEX, Quoine, Korbit, Fisco, Kucoin, CEX.IO, Poloniex, Coinnest, EXX, BTCBOX, bitFlyer, YoBit, QuadrigaCX, BTCTurk, CoinEgg, Zaif, Gatecoin, Negocie Coins, GetBTC, Bitonic, Binance, Huobi, xBTCe, OKEx, Gate.io, Bibox, RightBTC, CoinsBank, LakeBTC, Mr. Exchange, GDAX, Upbit, BitGrail, Bleutrade, Liqui, Coinroom, BitMEX, Bitcoin Indonesia, Allcoin, CoolCoin, Bitfinex, BX Thailand, Bittrex, Coinsquare, Bitstamp, ZB.COM, Exmo, Cryptopia, Lbank, HitBTC, Luno, BL3P, Bitso, Paribu, Livecoin, BTCC, BtcTrade.im, Coinrail and Bitbank. Investors seeking to trade Bitcoin Cash using US dollars directly can do so using Changelly, GDAX or Coinbase.

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