Ethereum
$4,315
3.8%
Loading chart...
Error loading chart
1 week
1 month
Max

Performance of Ethereum

The price of Ethereum is $4,315, up 3.8% over 24 hours.


$1k invested in Ethereum...
  • 1 day ago
    is now worth
    $1,037
    3.8%
  • 1 month ago
    is now worth
    $947
    5.3%
  • 1 year ago
    is now worth
    $7,298
    629.9%

About Ethereum

Ethereum (ETH) is the most actively used blockchain in the world. It is ranked #2 in terms of cryptocurrency market capitalization, sitting behind bitcoin. Ethereum is decentralized, meaning a network of participants is required to validate transactions (compared to a financial institution authorizing transactions). The technology behind Ethereum (blockchain + smart contracts) is open source and maintained by contributors across the world. Unlike bitcoin, ethereum's total supply is uncapped. Over 100m ether exist in circulation and new ethereum tokens are continually created.

Ethereum Stats
In 2015 by Vitalik Buterin & Gavin Wood
Uncapped, >100m in circulation
ethereum.org

How to Trade Ethereum

Are you looking to long or short Ethereum?

Cryptocurrency exchanges are the most common way to trade ethereum as a digital asset. Most exchanges are unregulated and traders should be mindful of the risk of hacks and mishandling of funds.
CFDs (Contracts for Difference) allow traders to gain exposure to price movements in ethereum without physically holding ethereum. A trader can buy ethereum CFDs to benefit from a price rise, or short sell ethereum CFDs to benefit from a price fall, never needing to hold the physical asset.
After careful evaluation of several CFD exchanges, we recommend Plus500 for their
CFD Service. Your capital is at risk. CFDs are exciting and innovative, but as with all financial instruments, it is important to understand the risks.

New to trading with Plus500?
Practice trading with free virtual cash on a Plus500 demo account
Find out more about Ethereum CFDs β†’


More Crypto Currency
Last update 2021-12-07T03:00:29Z UTC
Prices are approximate and may be subject to delay.