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Last modified on 11. October 2020

Quick Facts

Lisk is a relatively large cryptocurrency. Featuring a market capitalization of over US$ 143 million at the start of October 2020, it had captured about 0.042 percent of the market for digital currencies.1|2 It has the ticker symbol LSK.

The user known as LiskHQ announced the launch of Lisk on 30 January 2016 at subsequently began the gathering of real-time trading data in May 2016.

Quarterly Averages

This section presents the quarterly averages (trimester) for trading volume, market capitalization and trading price for 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020.

Trading Volume & Market Capitalization

For example, the average trading volume of Lisk during the first trimester of 2019 was just under US$ 3.9 m per day. Over the same period the year before, this figure came to over US$ 65 m. The corresponding drop down in trading volume equated to 94 percent.

For the first trimester of 2019, the average market capitalization equated to over US$ 149 m. This figure came to over US$ 2.3 bn during the same time frame the year before. Market capitalization retraced down accordingly by 93.6 percent.

Trading Price

The average trading price in the first trimester of 2019 equated to just above US$ 1.33. In the same time frame of 2018, this figure came to nearly US$ 22.4. The corresponding price drop down equated to 94 percent.

The all-time high of Lisk in 2018

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Price analysis for the most important moments in Lisk’s trading history (LSK)

The Lisk currency climbed to a peak in January 2018 at just above US$ 39.3. The equivalent market capitalization of the coin reached nearly four billion US dollars. This put Lisk in the ballpark of certain other digital currencies, such as Ethereum Classic, ICON and Nano.

Lisks all-time high compared to Bitcoin and the most renowned companies worldwide

Bitcoin, by far the largest cryptocurrency at the time, had a market capitalization of US$ 277 billion on that day. Apple Inc., one of the most highly valued brands in the world, stood at US$ 890 billion. And Volkswagen AG, the world’s largest vehicle manufacturer as of 2018, at US$ 108 billion.

  • Lisk (LSK): 4 bn US dollars
  • Bitcoin (BTC): 277 bn US dollars
  • Apple (AAPL): 890 bn US dollars
  • VW (VWAGY): 108 bn US dollars
  • Date: 7 January 2018

March 2019: an interesting date following the big cryptocurrency crash

On 1 March 2019, the price of Lisk stood at US$ 1.24 with a market capitalization of nearly US$ 141 million. Compared with the peak trading price described above, this represents a retracement down to approximately 3.2 percent.

Bitcoin dropped down to approximately 19.5 and Ethereum to about 9.7 percent of their all-time-high trading prices around that time.

More Details

The Lisk-Coin is not created by mining. It has no maximum number of coins, unlike TRON, for example. Those interested in the source code should also take a look at the GitHub page.

Current Lisk transactions can be tracked using this block explorer, which also shows block height and other recent metrics.

To learn more about Lisk, download the white paper or find more links to community forums, source code and social media channels, visit


Lisk LSK Market analysis generated by
Markets on which Lisk (LSK) can be traded


A large market for buying or selling Lisk in EUR is Kraken. There are additional platforms where you can buy or sell Lisk, including Bitvavo and BitBay.


Two large markets for buying or selling Lisk in USD are Kraken and Binance. There are additional platforms where you can buy or sell Lisk, including HitBTC, ProBit Exchange and OKEx, among others.


A large market for buying or selling Lisk in BTC is Binance. Additional trading platforms for buying or selling Lisk in BTC are HitBTC, OKEx and Bittrex, among others.

Social Links

You can contact the Lisk team directly by going to the following social media channels:

1. Or 0.0968 percent, if omitting Bitcoin.

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