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BitShares Price (BTS)
BitShares (BTS)
$0.013785261832 -2.9%
0.00000056 BTC -2.8%
14,192 people like this
$0.013483368695
24H Range
$0.014204262710
Market Cap $37,393,768
24 Hour Trading Vol $2,326,411
Circulating Supply 2,710,195,991
Total Supply 3,600,570,502
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BitShares Price Chart (BTS/USD)

Last updated 06:55AM UTC. Currency in USD.

1h
24h
7d
14d
30d
1y
-0.8%
-2.9%
7.1%
12.8%
11.5%
-76.1%

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1 BTS = $0.013785261832

BTS Price Statistics

BitShares Price Today
BitShares Price $0.013785261832
24h Low / 24h High $0.013483368695 / $0.014204262710
7d Low / 7d High $0.012699836722 / $0.016205535491
Trading Volume $2,326,411
Market Cap Rank #544
Market Cap $37,393,768
Market Cap Dominance 0.003%
Volume / Market Cap 0.0623
All-Time High $0.923921 -98.5%
Jan 03, 2018 (over 4 years)
All-Time Low $0.002716354409 405.7%
Jan 08, 2016 (over 6 years)

BTS Price Today

BitShares price today is $0.013785261832 with a 24-hour trading volume of $2,326,411. BTS price is down -2.9% in the last 24 hours. It has a circulating supply of 2.7 Billion BTS coins and a total supply of 3.6 Billion. If you are looking to buy or sell BitShares, Gate.io is currently the most active exchange.

What was the highest price for BitShares?

BitShares hit an all time high of $0.923921 on Jan 03, 2018 (over 4 years).

What was the lowest price for BitShares?

BitShares had an all time low of $0.002716354409 on Jan 08, 2016 (over 6 years).

What was the 24 hour trading volume of BitShares?

The 24 hour trading volume of BitShares is $2,326,411.

Where can BitShares be traded?

You can trade BitShares on Gate.io, Binance, and Binance. Popular trading pairs for BitShares in the market includes BTS/USD, BTS/CAD, BTS/EUR, BTS/PHP, BTS/INR, and BTS/IDR.

BitShares (symbol BTS), formerly known as ProtoShares (PTS), is an industrial grade “crypto-equity”, peer to peer distributed ledger and network based on a Delegated Proof of Stake (DPoS) algorithm. It was created in 2014 by visionary Dan Larimer (“Bytemaster”), co-founder of Steemit, EOS and Cryptonomex. BitShares is based on Graphene, an open source C++ blockchain implementation, which acts as a consensus mechanism. Graphene is used by several other projects like Steemit.com (decentralized Reddit, blog platform), and PeerPlays.com (gaming site and token PPY) indicating real-world usage.

BitShares competes with banks by issuing collateralizing market-pegged and stable bitAssets (also called smart coins). This means crypto-based assets track real-world market assets like the US dollar denominated “bitAsset” known as bitUSD. This tracks the movements of the dollar by aggregating a variety of data sources that are maintained by the BitShares community. This Smart Coin token always has at least 200% (or more) of its value backed by the BitShares core currency (BTS), to which it can be converted at any time, as collateral in a smart-contract based loan managed by the blockchain.

A SmartCoin is a cryptocurrency whose value is pegged to that of another asset, such as the US Dollar or gold. SmartCoins always have 100% or more of their value backed by the BitShares core currency, BTS, to which they can be converted at any time at an exchange rate set by a trustworthy price feed. BitShares provides a high-performance decentralized exchange, with all the features you would expect in a trading platform. It can handle the trading volume of the NASDAQ, while settling orders the second you submit them. High performance blockchain technology is necessary for cryptocurrencies and smart contract platforms to provide a viable alternative to existing financial platforms.

BitShares BTS is considered a legacy coin as it predates most exchanges (and publications) and is responsible for the crypto trading pair concept. It’s also the first delegated Proof of Stake blockchain and uses community-elected delegates for governance.

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