Maker (MKR) price, chart, coin profile and news

Find the latest Maker (MKR) price, coin profile, news and history to get you started with Maker trading and investing.

+ $2.79 ( + 0.33%)
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What is Maker?

Regarded as the first decentralised finance (DeFi) project in the world, MakerDAO is a lending and borrowing platform that eliminates the need for middlemen. It is built on Ethereum and makes use of smart contracts to automate all of its internal transactions as well as govern its associated stablecoin, DAI, which has its value pegged to the US dollar in a 1:1 ratio. MKR is the native cryptocurrency of the MakerDAO ecosystem and has one basic purpose – to help support the value of the DAI token, which is used in all of the platform’s native lending operations. Furthermore, owners of the MKR token can also make key decisions and judgments pertaining to the ecosystem.

Maker (MKR) is the 62nd largest cryptocurrency in the world by market cap, valued at $754,402,993. The current price of Maker is $837.27, which is -0.590% lower than yesterday. Prices have ranged between $860.74 and $823.64 over the past 24 hours. All prices are listed in US dollars and accurate as of October 06, 2022 01:10 UTC.

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Maker (MKR) price

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Maker at a glance

Information last updated October 06, 2022 01:10 UTC.
Coin symbol MKR
Coin Marketcap US$754,402,993
Total MKR supply 977,631
Circulating MKR 901,311
Current price US$837.27
All time high US$6,292.31
All time high date May 03, 2021
Notable team members Rune Christensen
Partnerships Digix, L4 Ventures, Andreessen Horowitz
Industry Stablecoins
Token uses Governance
Network Ethereum

Maker price performance over time

Historical prices compared with the price of US$837.27.

1 hour 0.43%
24 hours -0.59%
7 days 12.26%
14 days 38.16%
30 days 11.51%
60 days -24.93%
200 days -59.01%
1 year -67.12%

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