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Bitcoin (BTC)

What is it?

Bitcoin is one of the most popular crypto tokens in the world, and certainly the most famous. It was launched in 2009 by a person or group using the name Satoshi Nakamoto – their actual identity is still unknown. Although it’s complex to mine and generate, trading and investing in Bitcoin is straightforward and can be done via OANDA Crypto with just a few clicks or taps.

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Why trade it?

When most people think of cryptocurrencies, they think of Bitcoin. Its enduring popularity makes it a go-to for not just many traders, but also financial transactions outside of fiat currencies.

Did you know…

The first Bitcoin purchase was made on 22nd May 2010 for two pizzas at a cost of 10,000 BTC. At its peak price, that would have been equivalent to nearly $688 million.