The ETC/ETH rate displays the Ethereum Classic (ETC) rate expressed in the second largest cryptocurrency Ethereum (ETH) and shows and how many Ethers one Classic Ether costs.
Ethereum Classic (ETC) appeared in the summer of 2016. This is the fork of the Ethereum cryptocurrency. The fork was due to the fact that not all of the Ethereum community adopted the changes proposed by the Ethereum Foundation. In fact, Ethereum Classic is an old Ethereum before a hard fork.
Ethereum is a well-known cryptocurrency. Ethereum is more often called the platform, based on the technology of blockade. The cryptocurrency itself is called Ethereum. The platform was proposed in 2013, but only in started earning 2015. It was created by a programmer from Canada with Russian roots, Vitalik Buterin. In the Ethereum system, each transaction is accompanied by a Smart contract.
After a hard fork during three days, the ETC/ETH rate in the moment showed an increase of 300%. But for a short time Ethereum Classic gave back the conquered positions. And it did so rather swiftly.
In general, the pair demonstrates high volatility, which makes it interesting for active traders.
How to buy and sell ETC/ETH?
To simply exchange one cryptocurrency for another, you must have one of these currencies and use the services of a specialised crypto exchange. However, for earnings to change their value, it is better to use brokers and trading platforms. For example, Metatrader 4 or Libertex. On these platforms, it is easier to make transactions, and they allow you to use credit leveraging.