The money of the future, cryptocurrency is trending globally. With this investors interested in investing money in these currencies have increased. As a result we saw many upcoming cryptocurrency 2017 as well as 2018.The increased demand for these has led to a surge in the price of the cryptocurrencies. Among all the top cryptocurrencies to invest in the bitcoin is the most popular one right now.
This trend of digital currency started with Bitcoins. Today Bitcoin is commonly accepted as a form of payment. The anonymous developer of Bitcoin Satoshi Nakamoto introduced it as the side product of “A peer-to-peer electronic cash system”, a decentralized digital cash system.
Following Bitcoin many other cryptocurrencies came up. But Bitcoin still remains the leader of digital cash system. These Bitcoin alternatives is known as altcoins. There are more than hundreds of altcoins and more come up every single day. Most of them aspire to replace bitcoin as the leader but doesn’t last for long.These are some of the best 5 altcoins till now:
Ethereum is the second most valuable cryptocurrency after Bitcoin. Launched in July 2015, the price of ethereum has been rising steeply. It gave a return of about 17000%.
Litecoin popularly referred to as the “silver to bitcoin’s gold”. Its launch aimed to transcend the shortcomings of bitcoin.
NEO has given great returns in the previous years.
Cardano is a popular currency among investors and developers
EOS has one of the most successful ICOs