March 26, 2020, 10:52PM EDT
• 2 min read

Stablecoins off to a strong start in 2020

Quick Take

  • While 90% of the total stablecoin outstanding value still resides within Tether, USDC has seen the same pace of growth as Tether (33%) through 1Q20 (off a smaller base) and is edging closer to $1 billion
  • The value of Tether on Ethereum has now crossed more than $4 billion and is up more than 75% YTD
  • The cumulative transaction volume across stablecoins crossed $90 billion in a quarter for the first time ever — up 8% from 4Q and more than 280% since 1Q19

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