Published On: Mon, Feb 6th, 2017

These 11 Cryptocurrencies Outperformed Bitcoin in January

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Bitcoin is only the 12th best-performing cryptocurrency of January 2016, with Counterparty, BitCrystals and MaidSafeCoin making a surprise top three movers.
Bitcoin Outperformed by 11 Altcoins
When one thinks of cryptocurrencies or blockchain, one usually thinks of Bitcoin. It’s the oldest, most used and most secure blockchain out there. However, many fail to realize that there are actually hundreds, if not thousands, of cryptocurrencies out there – and some of these are gaining too much traction on the market to ignore. has composed a list of the 20 best performing cryptocurrencies for January 2016, yet Bitcoin came in only at number 12.

Weeding out rogue appearances, the list left out some of the smaller market cap coins, which may have risen considerably on thin volumes. did however give honorable mentions to Pascal Coin (PASC), which grew by 10,765.08%, Byteball (GBYTE) — that’s up 244.64%, — and Golem (GNT) with a 192.09% increase.
The list is diverse and points to no one specific trend within the space. There are privacy-centric coins such as Dash and Monero, Smart Contract platforms like Ethereum and Lisk, and even in-game assets like BitCrystals.

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