Zcash (ZEC): Price, Charts and Market Cap

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Symbol ZEC
Nature Coin
Brief ZCash appeared on the market in the fall of 2016. It stands out among other crypto currencies as the first coin created on the basis of a new zero-knowledge proof protocol also known as zk-SNARK protocol.
Discussion https://z.cash/blog/
Last updated: Tuesday, November 19, 2019 4:58:03AM UTC
Current price, USD: 34.462
Current price, BTC: 0.0041830
Market capitalization, USD: 271 633 352
Available supply: 7 882 181 ZEC
Volume 24 hours, USD: 154 276 690
Mineable Yes

Zcash general information

General ZEC facts, technical details and general information about Zcash crypto currency


ZCash appeared on the market in the fall of 2016. It stands out among other crypto currencies as the first coin created on the basis of a new zero-knowledge proof protocol also known as zk-SNARK protocol. The uniqueness of this protocol lies in the ability to confirm the reliability of information without disclosing data about the parties to the transaction and its amount (the only information disclosed is the fact of transaction itself). Such an algorithm allows us to talk about the truly absolute anonymity of this payment system.

The base for creating this digital currency was laid for 3 years before its presentation, as early as 2013. The development of ZCash (ZEC) involved a whole team of cryptographers from the world's most famous universities; they are still cooperating with the company, and their work is paid by a percentage of the income of the miners.

A full-scale software for mining ZEC coins was issued in October 2016. To install it, one needs to have Linux as operating system, and random-access memory of at least 4GB.

Historical data for Zcash

We list daily Zcash historical data for the past 10 days

Date Open, $ Min, $ Max, $ Market cap, $
Nov 10 36.961 36.6 37.728 294 628 418
Nov 11 37.736 36.642 37.923 287 842 671
Nov 12 36.811 36.702 37.249 289 033 631
Nov 13 36.689 36.684 37.161 290 140 187
Nov 14 36.967 36.519 37.094 287 595 792
Nov 15 36.574 35.691 36.574 284 767 431
Nov 16 36.177 35.942 36.423 284 287 772
Nov 17 36.269 35.869 36.618 284 365 259
Nov 18 36.045 34.738 36.31 276 597 929
Nov 19 35.513 34.462 35.569 271 633 352

ZEC/USD Exchange Rates


ZEC to USD price chart — 7 days

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Zcash (ZEC) price change (24h)

ZEC price change 24 hours -4.82%
ZEC price change 7 days -6.63%
Zcash Price Prediction

I have no doubt that in a few years, ZCash, and some other privacy coins, will remain the only haven for true cryptopunks like me. The global governments are already laying their greasy hands on many non-privacy crypto solutions while bashing privacy coins for being a means for money laundering and financing of terrorism, a statement that only a dumb-witted could believe in. They are simply afraid of not being able to control the flow of money through ZCash. But I will continue holding and using this coin, despite their mischievous intentions.

Mexican Ninja   November 11, 2019  

ZEC lost its momentum after the market stopped caring about Anon coins. This was such a popular topic and then suddenly everyone didn’t care anymore. Could it be because everyone wants banks to join the party? Definitely. No one wants to invest in privacy coins because they aren’t going to get any love from institutional investors. The only people that are going to buy ZEC is someone on the black market that wants to buy something illegal. This will be on the only liquidity for ZEC, which is large, but not enough to create a bull market. Until there’s a clear reason why people should buy ZEC over BTC this coin is useless.

Jed   May 5, 2019  

ZEC and all the other anon currencies are beginning to lose their luster. Everyone is rooting for the big banks and corporations to adopt their currency. Before the trend of crypto and blockchain everyone wanted their coins to be anonymous because banks were the enemy. Now, everyone goes wild when a bank even mentions bitcoin or ripple. It’s really the antithesis of what Satoshi had hoped for when he released the first ever BTC block. He embedded the headline about a bank bailout in the genesis block…. He would roll in his grave if he saw what was going on with his currency now. Everyone needs to take a few steps back and recognize that the banks are gaining the upper hand, and they’re using our greed to fool us once again.

Marie   April 19, 2019  

Zcash is about to undergo another big hard fork. It's called Overwinter and this is a big catalyst to net a comfortable profit on a coin that otherwise has been fairly lackluster. I think jumping into coins when they announce that they will either have a hard fork or big meet up is the perfect time to do so. I expect to net atleast 10-20% between now and the upcoming date. It's always buy the rumor sell the news, and this is exactly what you should do too.

Jim   March 27, 2019  

There's other privacy coins that I trust moving funds around in more than ZEC. The reason is because ZEC allows public transactions and this will allow blokchain analysis groups to eventually track and trace my movements. zk-SNARKs is the best privacy tech around, but ZEC ruined it, especially ever since they teamed up with coinbase. Coinbase won't even allow users to send or receive OUR money on a z address. We can't even anonymously send our money and so what's even the point of ZEC?

Marie   March 9, 2019  

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