Ethereum Classic (ETC) current price is $5.980 with a marketcap of $673.23 M. Its price is 0.95% up in last 24 hours.
- Ethereum Classic (ETC)
- Live Price $5.980
- Market Cap $673.23 M
- Volume $973.98 M
- Available Supply 112.87 M ETC
- Rank 2
More Info About Coin
Ethereum Classic was made due to a large-scale hacker attack on DAO, a platform built on top the Ethereum blockchain.
Hackers took $50,000,000 USD, exposing a large security issue that left the system vulnerable.
A hard-fork occurred resulting in splitting Ethereum into two.
Old tokens were called Ethereum Classic (ETC) and the new ones took the name Ethereum (ETH).
Ethereum runs using smart-contracts on its blockchain.