Bytecoin (BCN)

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Founded 2011
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Bytecoin (BCN) was the 43rd largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization as of May 15, 2019, according to CoinMarketCap, an online industry data aggregator.[1]

First developed in 2012, Bytecoin was the first cryptocurrency based on the cryptonote application layer which later was also used in privacy coins like Monero and Dash.[2] [3] Cryptonote technology is known for providing both untraceable incoming transactions and unlinkable outgoing transactions.[4]


  1. Top 100 Cryptocurrencies by Market Capitalization. CoinMarketCap.
  2. The Mysterious History of Bytecoin: Anonymous Founders & a Shady Premine. Blockonomi.
  3. Perfomance of privacy-focused cryptocurrencies. Crypto Insider.
  4. What is CryptoNote Technology? Complete Beginner’s Guide. Blockonomi.
Last modified on 4 May 2021, at 21:06