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Market Cap
2,000,910,483 USD
24h Volume
43,160,000 USD
Circulating Supply
16,162,835 XMR
Max Supply
16,162,835 XMR
Monero Overview
Monero is the leading cryptocurrency with a focus on private and censorship-resistant, transactions. Almost all cryptocurrencies (including Bitcoin and Ethereum) are transparent. They reveal your entire transaction history to the world. Monero uses unbreakable cryptography to ensure that no one can see how much money you have or where you spend it, even if they know your wallet address.
Consensus Method
Proof Of Work
Status of Project
Fully Working Product
Coin Age
49 months
Block Processing
Emission Rate
Proportional To Network Activity
Community size
Open Source
Team Memberes
7 member, 49 developers
Monero News
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Zcash Thinks It Can Change That
On the eve of the Zcash Foundation's first major gathering, cryptocurrency aficionados worldwide are watching to see if the year-old non-profit can rehabilitate a long-maligned model of governance.
Japan: 16 Arrested in Monero Cryptojacking Case, Local Media Report
Japanese prosecutors from 10 prefectures have arrested 16 individuals suspected of involvement in an ongoing criminal case of cryptojacking, local news outlet The Asahi Shimbun reports June 15.
5 Percent of Monero in Circulation Was Mined Through Malware, Research Finds
A June 11 report by network and enterprise security company Palo Alto Networks has found that around 5 percent of all Monero in circulation was mined maliciously.
Japanese Police Investigate Cryptojacking Case Involving Coinhive Monero Mining Software
Japanese police are investigating a case of cryptojacking that involves Monero-mining software Coinhive, sources familiar with the matter told local news outlet Mainichi June 12.
The Anti-ASIC Revolt: Just How Far Will Crypto's Hardware War Go?
Designed specifically to enable operators to earn a greater share of their networks' rewards, "Application specific integrated circuits," or ASICs, have emerged to mine a handful of cryptocurrencies that were previously only able to be secured by those using GPU hardware.
XMR Identity Crisis: Monero Undergoes Five-Way Split
Monero, the world's largest privacy coin by market cap, underwent an emergency hard-fork as an active measure against miner centralization.