Ethereum is an open-source blockchain enabling developers to build decentralized applications. Ether (ETH) is Ethereum's native currency; it is the second-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization. Like other cryptocurrencies, Ether (ETH) is a global digital currency with the same value worldwide. ETH transactions do not involve intermediaries, making the transactions faster, more secure, and cost-effective.
Ether is a digital currency that powers the Ethereum network. Learn about using ETH for payments, how it was created, & how you can get and store ETH yourself. Visit our What is Ethereum page to learn more.