Bitcoin (BTC) is a digital currency and peer-to-peer blockchain network which enables a new payment system and a completely digital currency. Powered by its users, On October 31st, 2008, The Bitcoin Whitepaper was published by an individual or group of individuals operating under the pseudonym "Satoshi Nakamoto" and described it as: "a purely peer-to-peer version of electronic cash would allow online payments to be sent directly from one party to another without going through a financial institution. It was issued as open-source software network in 2009. Bitcoin is the first decentralized cryptocurrency, as the system works without a central bank or single administrator." The purposes of bitcoin are to make a reward for mining and exchange bitcoin for other currencies, products, and services.
Current Bitcoin (Bitcoin) price is 8731.07 USD. It has a current circulating supply of 18,174,100 BTC coins and a Market Cap of $158,680,000,000 USD. Bitcoin stock price is up by (0.82%) today. $23,734,100,000 USD worth of Bitcoin (BTC) has been traded in the past 24 hours. You can follow Bitcoin (BTC)'s progress by adding it to your favourites and creating a free portfolio if you wish. You can view live price chart, candelstick chart and historical price chart.