Exchange MKR
Price History
Market Cap
351,782,517 USD
24h Volume
97,549 USD
Circulating Supply
728,228 MKR
Max Supply
1,000,000 MKR
Maker Overview
In contrast to Dai which is a stablecoin that is suitable for payments and savings, MKR is a token that has a volatile price because of its unique supply mechanics and role on the Maker platform. MKR is a utility token, governance token and recapitalization resource of the Maker system.
Consensus Method
Ethereum Consensus
Status of Project
Fully Working Product
Coin Age
20 months
Block Processing
Emission Rate
Deflation Through Token Burning
Community size
Open Source
Rune Christensen
Andy Milenius
Team Memberes
39 member, 16 developers
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Headphones Maker Monster Is Quietly Planning A $300 Million ICO
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$30 Million Crypto Startup Fund Launched By Mobile Game Maker
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