Verge (XVG) Leads Privacy Coins Following Huobi Listing
The price of Verge (XVG), a privacy-oriented cryptocurrency, is currently outperforming a falling market after it was announced that XVG will be listed on Huobi, the third largest cryptocurrency exchange by trading volume.
#vergefam – $xvg is now officially listed and trading on https://t.co/WZDqCznKzx. Thanks to the team at @huobiglobal for working with #vergecurrency. This listing will open doors for our #xvgfam in Asia and abroad. Deposit available 14:30 Jul 31 (GMT+8).https://t.co/Jo95Q1VJx3 pic.twitter.com/W76gSxZnb9
— VergeCurrency (@vergecurrency) July 31, 2018
Verge (XVG) will be launched on Huobi Pro on July 31 (GMT+8) with XVG/BTC and XVG/ETH trading going live at New Zone from 15:00, August 1, 2018 (GMT+8). This latest listing announcement pushed the price of XVG up 7% before dipping with the rest of the market, now up 0.83%.
The AltDex Privacy Coin Index (ALTPRV), which defines and monitors cryptocurrencies and tokens focused on privacy or security, has fallen from 107.08 to 98.89 over the past 24 hours, representing a 4% loss.
Other cryptocurrency categories have struggled over the last 24 hours. The AltDex Exchange Token Index (ALTEXC), a benchmark index for the industry’s leading exchange tokens, dropped 5.72% while the AltDex 100 Cryptocurrency Index (ALT100), a single-gauge of the market’s large-cap cryptocurrencies and tokens, is down 3.57%.
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