The cryptocurrency market got off to a slow start on Aug. 19 after stimulus tapering talks from the U.S. Federal Reserve put pressure on global financial markets, but momentum within the crypto market picked up in the afternoon session as Bitcoin (BTC) bulls finally managed to break above the $46,000 nivel.

While most altcoins were slow to warm up on Thursday, several altcoins led the way with gains in excess of 20% due to major protocol upgrades and exchange listings.

Parte superior 7 coins with the highest 24-hour price change. Fuente: Cointelegraph Markets Pro

Data from Cointelegraph Markets Pro and TradingView shows that the biggest gainers over the past 24-hours were Voyager Token (VGX), SwissBorg (CHSB) and Energy Web Token (EWT).

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VGX is the native coin of the Voyager platform, a cryptocurrency broker that provides trading services to retail and institutional investors.

VORTECS™ data from Cointelegraph Markets Pro began to detect a bullish outlook for VGX on Aug. 16, antes de la reciente subida de precios.

Los VORTECS™ Puntaje, exclusivo de Cointelegraph, es una comparación algorítmica de las condiciones históricas y actuales del mercado derivadas de una combinación de puntos de datos que incluyen el sentimiento del mercado, volumen de comercio, movimientos recientes de precios y actividad de Twitter.

VORTECS™ Puntaje (verde) vs. VGX price. Fuente: Cointelegraph Markets Pro

Como se ve en la tabla de arriba, los VORTECS™ Score for VGX turned green on Aug.15 and proceeded to climb to a high of 85 en agosto. 16, alrededor 46 horas antes de que subiera el precio 100% durante el día siguiente.

Excitement for the project comes as VGX and the platform are undergoing a token swap and upgrade to Voyager 2.0.

SwissBorg pumps after a new exchange listing

SwissBorg is another platform focused on wealth management and it provides a community-centric environment where users can exchange and store their crypto assets.

Data from Cointelegraph Markets Pro and CoinGecko shows that after hitting a low at $0.714 en agosto. 18, the price of CHSB spiked 35% a un máximo intradiario en $0.973 as its 24-hour trading volume surged 445% a $16.1 millón.

CHSB/USDT 1-hour chart. Fuente: CoinGecko

The sudden boost in momentum for the project was the result of the CHSB token being listed on the Bitfinex exchange on Aug. 18 and the growing strength of the ecosystem is evidenced by the recent revelation that the SwissBorg community now has 450,000 verified users.

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Energy Web Token staking attracts users

The price of Energy Web Token also rallied today after the project debuted new staking features. Según datos de Cointelegraph Markets Pro, market conditions for EWT have been favorable for some time.

VORTECS™ Puntaje (verde) vs. EWT price. Fuente: Cointelegraph Markets Pro

Como se ve en la tabla de arriba, los VORTECS™ Score for EWT began to pick up on Aug. 13 y alcanzó un máximo de 77 en agosto. 14, alrededor 84 horas antes de que subiera el precio 33% durante el día siguiente.

Interest in the project has begun to rise thanks to an ongoing series of team member-led discussions that explain the different aspects of the protocol, including staking and the ‘switchboard’ user interface.

La capitalización general del mercado de criptomonedas ahora es de $1.954 billones y la tasa de dominio de Bitcoin es 43.9%.

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