Algorand (ALGO): Price Updates, Recent Developments, Future Events, Community

  • The carbon-negative blockchain network, Algorand, has been selected by El Salvador for building government blockchain infrastructures.
  • The Algorand Foundation has launched to support DeFi innovation.
  • Similarly, SkyBridge and NAX have another $250 million fund to accelerate the growth of dApps on Algorand.
  • Over the last month, ALGO has climbed by 136% and is now valued at $2.079.

Launched in June 2019, is a decentralized network built to simultaneously solve the blockchain trilemma of achieving speed, security, and decentralization. The permissionless and open-source blockchain network of has been used in real estate, copyright, microfinance and more.

Algorand broke into rally saw it rise through the ranks to become the crypto with the 17th largest market cap. Even more fascinating, Algorand (ALGO) rose by as much as 73% in five days during the recent . How has Algorand fared in recent times?

Price Updates

The strong performance of Algorand continues into this week, making it one of the biggest gainers. ALGO opened for trade last week at $1.31, but quickly rose to peak at $2.47 on September 13th, securing 17th in the crypto rankings in the process.

The 30 days price chart of Algorand (ALGO). Source:

At the time of this writing, over the last 30 days, ALGO has climbed by 136%. The project is now trading at $2.079 and has a market cap of $10.99 billion. Algorand is currently the 18th largest crypto by market cap ranking after a 12% correction.

The DailyCoin team found that the Algorand community has been ecstatic about the price rise of the ALGO token. One Twitter user, @1CrypticPoet, ;

After ALGO crossed $2, another user, , wrote on Twitter;

Recent Developments and Future Events

The price pump of Algorand has been fuelled by a range of positive news about the project. However, while many were engrossed in the euphoria of , the news that in its quest for blockchain infrastructure slipped by many.

Algorand announced that El Salvador is currently working with to leverage its blockchain technology for government blockchain infrastructures. In addition, Algorand’s blockchain will be used across the republic’s services industry, and Algorand will be used as a layer 1 solution in a continuation of its work to deliver FutureFi.

Global lending issuer, , has announced a new integration with the Algorand network. The integration will bring fully backed European stablecoins across the Algorand ecosystem. In addition, it will help to expand the overall access of Algorand and drive the adoption of Algorand-based applications for users across Europe.

In other news, the Algorand Foundation has launched — a $300 million fund to support DeFi innovation. In addition, approximately 150 million ALGO coins will sponsor the significant early growth of DeFi projects in the Algorand ecosystem.

Regarding funds, SkyBridge and NAX have recently a further $250 million fund aiming to accelerate the growth of dApps on Algorand. The fund will focus on new financial applications across North America and the Middle East, according to the .

The new integration and funds launched on the Algorand network could be a driving force for the mainstream adoption of Algorand. In the coming months, we could see more dApps and DeFi applications hit the Algorand ecosystem.

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