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Cardano climbs 29% in a day becoming the 2nd biggest gainer among top 100 cryptos

Ana
Nicenko
4 weeks ago
2 mins read

Cardano (ADA), which is presently the second-highest gainer out of the top 100 currencies, with its 29% increase on the day, is one of the many significant digital assets that are on the rise as the cryptocurrency market is beginning to show signs of recovery.

Indeed, Cardano is currently trading at $0.6698, which is a 28.77% gain on the day, but also an advance of 29.10% compared to seven days ago, according to the data acquired from the analytics platform CoinMarketCap on May 31.

Top five gainers across 24 hours. Source: CoinMarketCap

At press time, it is only bested by Waves (WAVES), which has gained 47.48% on its price compared to the day before. On this list, ADA is followed by Axie Infinity (AXS), Aave (AAVE), and Kava (KAVA).

Meanwhile, Cardano is back to having close to $500 million in its treasury – or precisely $498,403,802.47, as per information from Cardano Blockchain Insights acquired on May 31. Cardano’s treasury is used for the provision of funds for the development of Cardano activities through a voting process.

Source: Cardano Blockchain Insights

Other developments

Additionally, Finbold has earlier reported on the number of active Cardano pools continuously rising and approaching 3,000 in anticipation of the upcoming Vasil hardfork, demonstrating investors’ optimism in the ecosystem’s evolution and price increase. 

Namely, the ADA team will carry out this update, announced for the summer of 2022, with an aim to grow the protocol, significantly increase its transaction throughput, and, with it, volume and liquidity.

In other positive news for the chain, it has added more than 2,000 new user wallets every day in the month preceding May 20, or a total of 70,211 between April 19 and May 19. By May 30, it had a total of 3,357,509 wallets, as data from Cardano Blockchain Insights shows.

At the same time, the Cardano blockchain load has also increased from 51.6% on May 14 to 81.9% on May 16; as of May 30, it stood at 71.82%, according to data from Cardano Blockchain Insights.

Disclaimer: The content on this site should not be considered investment advice. Investing is speculative. When investing, your capital is at risk. 

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Ana Nicenko
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Ana Nicenko has a plethora of knowledge and experience as a journalist covering the cryptocurrency and blockchain industries, having written for a variety of projects and organizations. Additionally, Ana has a master's degree in English Language and Literature. At Finbold, she reports news on the digital assets sector.

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