Dash (DASH) Trading 1.9% Higher This Week

Dash (DASH) traded down 0.1% against the US dollar during the 1 day period ending at 10:00 AM Eastern on February 12th. One Dash coin can currently be purchased for about $27.71 or 0.00056555 BTC on major cryptocurrency exchanges. Dash has a total market capitalization of $323.24 million and $38.62 million worth of Dash was traded on exchanges in the last day. Over the last week, Dash has traded 1.9% higher against the US dollar.

About Dash

DASH is a PoW/PoSe coin that uses the X11 hashing algorithm. Its launch date was January 18th, 2014. Dash’s total supply is 11,664,622 coins. Dash’s official website is www.dash.org. The official message board for Dash is www.dash.org/forum. The Reddit community for Dash is https://reddit.com/r/dashpay and the currency’s Github account can be viewed here. Dash’s official Twitter account is @dashpay and its Facebook page is accessible here.

According to CryptoCompare, “Dash is a digital currency launched in 2014, aiming to provide a fast, secure, and private alternative to traditional payment methods. It’s based on Bitcoin software but with several improvements, including a self-funding and governance model, and additional services from masternodes. Dash is used for various purposes, including payments, remittances, and investing, with a focus on usability and user experience. Xcoin and Darkcoin are the former names of Dash, which initially offered anonymous transactions. Dash was created by Evan Duffield, prioritizing speed, security, and privacy as an alternative to traditional payment systems.”

Buying and Selling Dash

It is usually not currently possible to purchase alternative cryptocurrencies such as Dash directly using U.S. dollars. Investors seeking to trade Dash should first purchase Ethereum or Bitcoin using an exchange that deals in U.S. dollars such as Gemini, GDAX or Changelly. Investors can then use their newly-acquired Ethereum or Bitcoin to purchase Dash using one of the exchanges listed above.

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