Currency.com adds 19 popular ERC-20 tokens
We’ve listened to you and added some of the most in-demand cryptocurrencies. Popular ERC-20 tokens such as SushiSwap, BAT and OMG are now available to trade on our platform. Take a look below to see the full list of tokens now added.
USD Coin (USDC) is a stablecoin pegged to the value of the US dollar. Each USDC token is backed by a dollar - the creators of this network hold both cash and government bonds. With a capitalisation of $23.3trn, USDC is ranked eighth among all cryptocurrencies.*
*With regard to USDC and hereafter, capitalization is calculated according to the rating of the cryptocurrency statistics website CoinMarketCap, as of June 11, 2021.
Polygon (MATIC) is a cryptocurrency on the Ethereum blockchain. It offers high system speeds - up to 65,536 transactions per block. In terms of capitalisation, Polygon ranks 16th, currently standing at $ 8.7bn.
Wrapped Bitcoin (WBTC) is a tokenised form of Bitcoin on the Ethereum blockchain. Recently, it was announced that since 2018, $6.2bn of Bitcoin has been transferred to WBTC. WBTC’s market cap is $7bn. It is currently in 21st position.
Dai (DAI) is another stablecoin pegged to the US dollar built on the MakerDAO platform, an Ethereum-based decentralized finance (DeFi) application. It differs from other DAI projects in that anyone able to provide collateral in other cryptocurrencies can issue a new token. The market cap of the token is $5.2bn, which gives it a ranking of 24.
Aave (AAVE) is a DeFi app that allows anyone to borrow on the Ethereum blockchain. Lenders deposit money into liquidity pools, ensuring a flow of funds for borrowers. The latter are obliged to pay off the debt under the terms of a smart contract. The market capitalisation of the AAVE DeFi token, which the project issues, is $3.9bn. This gives it a rank of 28.
Yearn.finance (YFI) is a digital currency issued by the eponymous DeFi lending protocol. Its authors claim that it has no value and is "absolutely useless". But at the same time, its value in May 2021 reached $88,000. This may be partly due to the small volume - only 36 thousand tokens are in circulation. With a market capitalisation of $1.3bn, it ranks 64th.
SushiSwap (SUSHI) is a cryptocurrency issued by the decentralized platform of the same name. Users lend money and receive interest in the form of SUSHI. In terms of capitalisation - $1.2bn - this digital currency occupies 70th place.
Synthetix (SNX) is a token issued by the Sunhetix project. It allows users to issue synthetic tokens that reflect the value of other assets - both traditional and digital. You can trade them directly on the Synthetix exchange. SNX has a total capitalisation of $.08bn and ranks 75th.
Basic Attention Token (BAT) is a token with which you can buy ads in the Brave browser. In general terms, it’s the internal currency of the blockchain advertising system on a particular platform. Market capitalisation is $1.02bn. The token ranks 77th.
Bancor (BNT) is a token issued by the Bancor protocol. It allows users to freely exchange some ERC-20 tokens without intermediaries. No-one needs permission to use the open-source Bancor Protocol. BNT has a capitalisation of $842.6m and is ranked 88th.
0x (ZRX) is an open protocol that enables the peer-to-peer exchange of assets on the Ethereum blockchain. Like BNT, ZRX is issued by a platform for exchanging some ERC-20 tokens. Capitalisation in 0x is $796m. The token ranks 92nd.
UMA is a token of the UMA platform for creating synthetic assets. It has similar functionality to Synthetix. UMA's capitalization is $743m. It’s ranked 94th.
OMG Network (OMG) is a token issued by the OMG system. The project seeks to erase currency barriers between different users - it automatically transfers fiat money from one currency to another. OMG has a market capitalisation of $726m and ranks 95th.
Ren (REN) is a Republic Protocol darkpool token that allows you to privately buy and sell cryptocurrencies. REN has a market capitalisation of $461m and ranks 115th on the list.
Kyber Network Crystal (KNC) is a token of the Kyber platform, on which you can instantly exchange and convert tokens and cryptocurrencies. The market capitalisation of KNC is $385m, which positions it in 119th place.
Ocean protocol (OCEAN) is the internal currency of the Ocean platform, on which you can buy or sell information. OCEAN's market capitalisation is $279m, which gives it a rank of 136th.
Augur (REPV2 / REP) is a token of an event forecasting service based on the Ethereum blockchain. Augur is a decentralized oracle and peer to peer protocol for prediction markets. On the platform, you can bet on a specific outcome. REP's market capitalisation is $231m. It ranks 149th.
Aragon (ANT) is a platform token for managing companies. Aragon has accounting, management and identification functionality. ANT's market capitalisation is $173.3m, which gives it a rank of 175th.
Band Protocol (BAND) is an Ethereum application token that allows users to create other applications using oracles from other blockchains. With this, developers intend to eliminate the single point of failure problem. BAND has a market capitalisation of $146m and ranks 194th.