December. The last month in 2017 was full of surprises in cryptocurrency world. In our ranking with top 10 cryptocurrencies in December you can not only find coins with high popularity but also not well-known ones.
As in previous month, in December cryptocurrencies from first 10 positions noted an increase of its value. What’s more, the highest change in percentage was 827%, the lowest – 196%. Fun fact, if – at the beginning of a month – you would invest 100$ in every cryptocurrency from this ranking you would get:
- 401.17 Ripples,
- 18,621.97 SiaCoins,
- 1,412.82 Stellar Lumens,
- 746.71 Bitshares,
- 443.39 Nems,
- 49,261.08 Dogecoins,
- 39,21 Komodos,
- 99 Steems,
- 0.42 Byteball,
- 315.35 BitCrystals.
If you decided to sell all of your coins on the last day of December, you would get (not counting fees) 4,650.62$. Well, starting with $1K and ending with 365% of profit sounds pretty great, right? Unfortunately, none of us is a fairy that could predict what will happen on the market. Especially when it comes to cryptocurrency market.
SiaCoin, ByteBall and BitCrystal. These are cryptocurrencies that are not that well-known for not that experienced investors.
SiaCoin – as you can read on their website: “Sia is a new approach to cloud storage platforms. Instead of all datacenters being owned and operated by a single company, Sia opens the floodgates and allows anyone to make money by renting out their hard drive. Data integrity is protected using redundancy and cryptography.” At the beginning of December, the exchange price of SiaCoin was 0.00537$ to jump to 0.0302$. That gives SiaCoin 463% of increase placing it on 3rd position.
ByteBall – ByteBall is a cryptocurrency based on higher security of its use. As you can read on the project’s website: “When a contract is created on Byteball platform, it can be trusted to work exactly as agreed upon. Why? Because it is validated by multiple nodes on the decentralized network, which all follow the same immutable rules.” ByteBall reached 9th position in ranking with 198% of price increase.
BitCrystals – is a new cryptocurrency used as a currency in Spells of Genesis game. “BitCrystals were issued in a limited supply of 100 000 000 units and 70% of the total supply was offered for sale during the BitCrystals Token Sale. BitCrystals can be traded on the blockchain or used to purchase blockchain-based cards, playable within Moonga and Spells of Genesis.”
If you would like to know how did look a previous ranking, check out here.
Last modified: January 11, 2018
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