Ethereum Classic (ETC)
|Market Cap||Volume||Available Supply|
|$1.03 B||$2.56 B||116.32 M ETC|
Ethereum Classic (ETC) current price is $8.870 with a marketcap of $1.03 B. Its price is 8.69% up in last 24 hours.
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.