A secure and anonymous cryptocurrency
Verge is one of the oldest privacy-focused cryptocurrencies and was created back in 2012. It is an open-source cryptocurrency that offers anonymous transactions by obfuscating the IP address of users with Tor and I2P. It was initially launched with the name of DogecoinDark, with a team of international developers located around the world.
Unlike other cryptocurrencies, Verge or XVG is a multi-algorithm PoW-based cryptocurrency. It supports five hashing algorithms, such as Scrypt, blake2s, and myr-groestl. Verge also support atomic swap for peer-to-peer trading across different blockchain on a decentralized exchange. Verge plans to support smart contracts with RSK blockchain through a two-way peg.