Vertcoin [VTC] is a fork of Bitcoin that is designed to resist the monopolisation of mining power.

  • 2.5 minute block targets
  • subsidy halves in 840k blocks (~4 years)
  • ~84 million total coins
  • 50 coins per block (25 after block 840,000)
  • Difficulty retargeting every block to recover from large hashrate swings
  • Lyra2REv3 proof of work algorithm for ASIC resistance