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Zcash Price Index
Zcash (ZEC) came to life in 2016, created using Bitcoin’s code. Zcash is a cryptocurrency that allows a choice of public or private transactions. Private transactions with ZEC are called shielded transactions. The Zcash blockchain boasts privacy technology called zk-SNARKs, which allows for confirmations without knowledge of the involved parties’ identities. ZEC price ebbs and flows due to it being traded as an asset. A number of crypto exchanges host ZEC trading, affecting Zcash’s (ZEC) price in United States dollars. To see ZEC’s live price today, take a look at Cointelegraph’s Zcash Price Index, which includes ZEC price charts, ZEC price history and more.
Zcash Market Overview
On the following widget, there is a live price of Zcash with other useful market data including ZEC's market capitalization, trading volume, daily, weekly and monthly changes, total supply, highest and lowest prices, etc. By default, the ZEC price is provided in USD, but you can easily switch the base currency to Euro, British Pounds, Japanese yen, and Russian Roubles.
Find out the ZCash value from the top cryptocurrency exchanges: Binance, Bitfinex, Bitstamp, Coinbase, HitBTC, Kraken, Okex. Select the checkbox to compare prices between exchanges on the charts. Various views are available: Candlestick, OHLC, Line chart. Use buttons to switch between ZEC charts. By default, information is provided for the last week, but users are able to choose one day/week/month/year, three months of data, or custom period. There is a built-in feature of prining and downloading Zcash price charts. There is an opportunity to download data in .xls/.csv formats.
Zcash Historical Price
This section contains the history of Zcash (ZEC) price. Feel free to customize the period of time to see the price history for the required time. In the colunts there are date, price, volume and change. Date describes the day of the recorded price, price shows the Zcash value as of that date, the volume column shows the trading volume of the coin for the current day and the change indicates the percentage change in the coin's price.
ZCash Price News
One of the most fully decentralized blockchain projects is holding a contest offering zk-SNARKS developers $250,000 in rewards to develop use cases.6174
New partnerships and protocol upgrades back the strong rallies seen in Horizen, Hedget and Zcash over the past few months.20277
Hydroelectric energy will power a new Bitcoin mining pool following Argo's partnership with DMG Blockchain.7924
Bitcoin is not as private as people might think, but multiple other assets that come with anonymity-boosting features do exist.24123