Zcash (ZEC)

Zcash is a cryptocurrency aimed at using cryptography to provide enhanced privacy for its users compared to other cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin. The Zerocoin protocol was improved and transformed into the Zerocash system, which was then developed into the Zcash cryptocurrency in 2016. Development of protocol improvements and the reference implementation is led by the Zerocoin Electric Coin Company, colloquially referred to as Zcash Company. The founder and CEO of Zcash Company is Zooko Wilcox-O'Hearn. Its founding team includes cryptographer Matthew D. Green from Johns Hopkins University. Roger Ver was one of Zcash Company's initial investors.
Rank 19
Price $122.25
Market Capitalization $620 007 788
24 Hours Volume $84 164 422
Available Supply 5 071 706 ZEC
Total Supply N/A
Change (1 Hour) -0.13%
Change (24 Hours) -1.95%
Change (7 Days) 8.24%
Zcash News
July 25th, 2018

A market leader in institutional-grade cryptocurrency security, BitGo has recently added support for Zcash to its expanding list of diverse digital currencies.

July 16th, 2018

The company is currently working on the regulatory front to make sure that these five new cryptocurrencies fall under the ambit of the existing jurisdiction.

June 27th, 2018

The Overwinter upgrade brings a range of interesting new features to the ZEC protocol and sets the foundation for the upcoming Sapling hard fork, scheduled ahead this year.

June 21st, 2018

Bloomberg Terminal has announced the addition of HB10 crypto market index launched by Huobi Pro to its terminal service.

April 25th, 2018

Dow Jones’ subsidiary Marketwatch is adding eight digital currencies on its thacking list. Now information on ether, XRP, bitcoin cash, litecoin, monero, ether classic, dash and zcash will be displayed.

March 10th, 2018

MinexCoin, a decentralized payment service based on Blockchain technology, has successfully conducted a coin exchange process called Atomic Swap.

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September 12th, 2017

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May 5th, 2017

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November 1st, 2016

One of the major cryptocurrency exchanges HitBTC has expanded the list of currencies traded on its platform by adding a new digital currency called Zcash.

October 31st, 2016

Unlike bitcoin, Zcash doesn’t publish the full details of all transactions on the blockchain.