Tether

0.98
0.82%
USD
Exchange USDT
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Price History
Market Cap
2,081,868,637 USD
24h Volume
2,485,131,506 USD
Circulating Supply
2,126,421,736 USDT
Max Supply
3,080,109,502 USDT
Tether Overview
A tether is a cord, fixture, or flexible attachment that anchors something movable to a reference point which may be fixed or moving. There are a number of applications for tethers: balloons, kites, tethered wind-energy conversion systems, anchors, tethered water-flow energy conversion systems, towing, animal constraint, spaceflight, and power-kiting. Tethering is also used to prevent the theft of a computer at a school or library.
Blockchain
Omni And Eth
Consensus Method
Multiple (Depending On Blockchain Used)
Status of Project
Fully Working Product
Coin Age
44 months
Algorithm
N/a
Block Processing
N/A
Emission Rate
Proportional To Network Activity
Community size
30,727
Open Source
Yes
CEO
Jl Van Der Velde
CTO
Craig Sellars
Team Memberes
5 member, 0 developers
Tether News
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World's Largest Crypto Exchange Binance Looking to Add New Stablecoins
Binance, the world's largest cryptocurrency exchange by adjusted volume, is actively looking to list more stablecoins in addition to the three it already supports, which include the recently beleaguered tether.
Crypto Markets Continue to See Low Volatility, With Scant Few Coins Budging in Price
Tether has seen marked movement for a "Stablecoin." Having slipped from its U.S. dollar peg to trade well below its historical price range last week, the asset has today seen around 0.7 percent growth as it stakes an attempted recovery.
Huobi's US Exchange Sees 30% Boost in Trading for Tether Alternative
A U.S. cryptocurrency exchange is reporting a significant increase in trades between tether, the controversial stablecoin that lost its dollar peg this week, and a newer alternative called TrueUSD. At HBUS, the U.S. affiliate of the Singapore-based Huobi exchange, both deposits and withdrawals of USDT "Have increased by over 10x over the last two days," a company spokesperson told CoinDesk.
Gemini Stablecoin Volume Doubles on Top 10 Exchange Amid Tether Turmoil
One of those places was Bibox, the ninth-largest exchange by 24-hour adjusted volume, according to CoinMarketCap, which accounts for basically all trading - 96 percent at the time of writing - in the Gemini Dollar, a dollar-pegged alternative to tether.
Untethered: The History of Stablecoin Tether and How It Has Lost Its $1 Peg
On October 15, the cryptocurrency dipped below the $1 mark amid a wave of negative sentiment that has led to an apparent sell-off of Tether tokens.
Which Stablecoin Is the Riskiest? The Crypto Market Is Pricing That In
The market is starting to differentiate between stablecoins, even though these cryptocurrencies are all designed to trade 1-to-1 with fiat.
Winklevoss-Backed Stablecoin Soars Above $1 as Tether's Market Cap Plunges
A second stablecoin has broken its peg with the U.S. dollar - except this one's soaring well above a buck, not tanking below it.
Crypto Markets See Calm as Most Coins Consolidate Recent Gains
Tuesday, Oct. 16: Crypto markets are seeing some stability today following yesterday's market upsing, with virtually all of the major cryptocurrencies seeing only minor price changes, both red and green, as of press time.
Another Top-10 Crypto Exchange Is Adding 4 Stablecoins This Week
Huobi has announced it will list four U.S. dollar-pegged cryptocurrencies this week, making it the latest major exchange to do so in wake of recent issues surrounding the tether cryptocurrency.
Paxos Says It Has Issued $50 Mln of Recently-Launched Dollar-Backed Stablecoin
Blockchain Trust company Paxos has issued around $50 million worth of its recently launched U.S. dollar-backed stablecoin, according to a Tweet from a senior employee October 15.
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