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Zcash (ZEC) price, chart, coin profile and news

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

- $4.48 ( - 7.77%)

What is Zcash?

Zcash (ZEC) is a decentralized open-source cryptocurrency that offers transaction privacy through the use of zero-knowledge cryptography. This means that every transaction is shielded, and it hides the sender, the recipient and the amount of the transaction on the blockchain. However, ZEC is not completely anonymous. Every payment is visible on the public blockchain – only the participants in the transactions and the amounts are hidden.

Zcash (ZEC) is the 68th largest cryptocurrency in the world by market cap, valued at $656,382,519. The current price of Zcash is $52.18, which is -13.082% lower than yesterday. Prices have ranged between $60.99 and $52.1 over the past 24 hours. All prices are listed in US dollars and accurate as of June 30, 2022 02:06 UTC.

Recent Zcash developments

November 2021: Zcash (ZEC) developer, Electric Coin Company (ECC), announced the intention to move the protocol to Proof of Stake (PoS) from Proof of Work (PoW). The team also intends to develop an official ECC wallet supporting features related to the move to PoS. ECC will leverage Cosmos (ATOM) to facilitate the move to PoS.

Zcash (ZEC) price

Use our graph to track the performance of (ZEC) over time.

Zcash at a glance

Information last updated June 30, 2022 02:06 UTC.
Coin symbol ZEC
Coin Marketcap US$656,382,519
Total ZEC supply 21,000,000
Circulating ZEC 12,599,009
Current price US$52.18
All time high US$3,191.93
All time high date October 29, 2016

Zcash price performance over time

Historical prices compared with the price of US$52.18.

1 hour -1.98%
24 hours -13.08%
7 days -17.84%
14 days -23.46%
30 days -47.40%
60 days -54.51%
200 days -68.94%
1 year -58.25%

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    Mar83September 5, 2019

    Zcash is also available on CoinDeal now as a result of cryptocurrency voting. I think I will invest one day because of pretty good opinions about ZEC, seems to have great potential

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    SmehranOctober 12, 2018

    i am going to buy a9 miner and i am so confused about what crypto to mine,zcash or bitcoin gold or another Equihash Coin?
    i am worry and too confused
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