Bitcoin Gold (BTG)

Bitcoin Gold (BTG) is a hardfork of the cryptocurrency Bitcoin. The fork occurred in late October 2017, on block 491407. The purpose of the fork is to create an ASIC resistant Bitcoin, by reusing Equihash proof-of-work algorithm from Zcash. The token debuted at №5 on Coinmarketcap.
Rank 24
Price $22.67
Market Capitalization $390 931 888
24 Hours Volume $6 662 746
Available Supply 17 246 761 BTG
Max Supply 21 000 000 BTG
Change (1 Hour) 1.25%
Change (24 Hours) 5.16%
Change (7 Days) 11.93%
Latest News
1,000-Year-Old Royal Mint Launches a Gold-Backed Cryptocurrency
February 1st, 2018

The UK’s Royal Mint is launching its own gold-backed cryptocurrency. One coin named RMG is equal to one gram of gold.

Bitcoin Cash, Bitcoin Gold and Ethereum are Flying High While Bitcoin Price is Stable
November 24th, 2017

Cryptocurrency market is at a record high valuation above $250 billion and this time it’s the altcoins and Ethereum contributing to the rally.

Scammed Bitcoin Gold Wallet Named ‘MyBTGWallet’ Stole $3M from Users
November 23rd, 2017

An alleged Fraudulent Wallet appearing on the Bitcoin Wallet is said to have stolen $3.3 million worth of cryptocurrency holdings of users.

Amidst Doubts, the SegWit2x Hard Fork Fails to Get Activated
November 18th, 2017

Amidst all the confusion relating to the SegWit2x hard fork, it has been confirmed that the hard fork has failed to go through in its scheduled time.

Trezor Wallet Will Integrate Bitcoin Gold
November 14th, 2017

Trezor wallet will integrate Bitcoin Gold while BCG comes in for criticism by many experts and major businesses.

Bitcoin is Trading Above $6600, While Bitcoin Cash Has Successfully Hard Forked
November 14th, 2017

Bitcoin Cash has undergone a hard fork creating a new software protocol for its blockchain that aims to reduce mining difficulties and attract miners to its platform.

Bitcoin Cash Down 33%, While Bitcoin Trading Above $6250
November 13th, 2017

Bitcoin Cash decreased by 33% according after yesterday considerable growth up to $2477 while Bitcoin didn’t lo

Bitcoin Gold (BTG) is Active, Currently Trading Above $240
November 13th, 2017

The second derivative of Bitcoin namely the ‘Bitcoin Gold’ has finally gone live as developers publish the final software for the cryptocurrency.

Bitcoin Cash Crosses $41B in Valuations, But Will It Hold the Momentum?
November 12th, 2017

With the cancellation of SegWit2x hard fork, there is a shift in attention towards Bitcoin’s first derivative ‘Bitcoin Cash’. How far it will hold the momentum remains to be seen.

Bitcoin Gold: A New Earning Opportunity or Just a Mere Name?
November 10th, 2017

Bitcoin Gold is finally set to go live this Sunday on November 12. Will Bitcoin Gold really manage to decentralize mining or is it just another Bitcoin’s version? Let’s try to figure out.