Litecoin

81.03
-1.35%
USD
Exchange LTC
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Price History
Market Cap
4,628,272,531 USD
24h Volume
439,121,000 USD
Circulating Supply
57,121,396 LTC
Max Supply
84,000,000 LTC
Litecoin Overview
Litecoin (LTC or Ł) is a peer-to-peer cryptocurrency and open source software project released under the MIT/X11 license. Creation and transfer of coins is based on an open source cryptographic protocol and is not managed by any central authority. The coin was inspired by, and in technical details is nearly identical to, Bitcoin (BTC).
Blockchain
Blockchain
Consensus Method
Proof Of Work
Status of Project
Fully Working Product
Coin Age
62 months
Algorithm
Scrypt
Block Processing
2.5
Emission Rate
Proportional To Network Activity
Community size
231,760
Open Source
Yes
CEO
Charlie Lee
CTO
N/A
Team Memberes
23 member, 14 developers
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Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Litecoin, Cardano, Stellar, IOTA: Price Analysis, June 22
ETH/USDEthereum did not reach the buy levels suggested by us in the previous analysis.
Litecoin Sinks to Lowest Price in 7 Months
Litecoin's price hit a seven-month low on Friday as the cryptocurrency markets turned risk-averse.
Bloomberg Terminal Adds Huobi's Cryptocurrency Market Index
Cryptocurrency exchange Huobi announced that financial data firm Bloomberg has added the HB10 crypto market index on its terminal for subscribers.
Bithumb Hack Does Not Change Bitcoin Fundamentals, Says Litecoin Founder Charlie Lee
The recent hack of leading crypto exchange Bithumb "Doesn't really change the fundamentals of Bitcoin" Litecoin founder Charlie Lee stated in an interview with CNBC June 20.According to Lee, the price drop is a typical reaction of the market to the news about the hack, and "It happens all the time," because people get scared.
Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Litecoin, Cardano, Stellar, IOTA: Price Analysis, June 20
If the bulls manage to break out of the 20-day EMA, the BTC/USD pair should rally to $7,700 levels.
UK Crypto Exchange to Launch Litecoin Futures
UK-based crypto futures exchange Crypto Facilities is launching Litecoin derivatives contracts this Friday, according to a Coindesk report Wednesday, June 20.
A British Crypto Exchange Is Launching Litecoin Futures Trading
U.K.-based cryptocurrency futures trading platform Crypto Facilities is launching a litecoin derivative product.
Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum and Litecoin are Now Being Tested at Russia's Two Largest Banks
Alfa-Bank and Sberbank - two of Russia's largest players in the banking market - are currently in the testing phase of cryptocurrency-based investment options geared toward its retail investors, local Russian news Kommersant reported back on June 15th. The two banks will be testing several products of private banking on the Bank of Russia regulatory "Sandbox" platform.
Price Watch: Bitcoin, Litecoin, Ripple, EOS Trending Upward
Bitcoin is up 3.67% over the past 24 hours.
Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Litecoin, Cardano, Stellar, IOTA: Price Analysis, June 18
On the upside, the first resistance is at the $7,700 levels, above which the rally can extend to the resistance line of the symmetrical triangle, close to $8,500 levels.
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