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MONERO (XMRUSD): Live Price Chart

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Why trade?



Why trade?

Monero is also popular with those looking for a decentralized and permissionless form of money. As such, it has gained favor among digital asset enthusiasts, merchants, traders, and investors alike. With its increasing popularity, it has become one of the top cryptocurrencies in terms of market capitalization and daily trading volume. As such, Monero is an excellent option for those looking to invest in a secure and private form of digital currency.

The future looks bright for Monero, with its strong focus on privacy continuing to attract more users and traders. Its decentralized nature also provides an extra layer of security, making it a safe choice for anyone looking to securely store digital assets. As the crypto space continues to grow, Monero is well-positioned to become one of the top cryptocurrencies in terms of market capitalization and daily trading volume.

The price of Monero (XMRUSD) has been quite volatile over the last 5 years, ranging from a low of 26.704 on March 8th 2020 to a high of 517.62 on May 2nd 2021. Now in May 2023, XMRUSD is trading around 150, representing a significant decline from its all-time high.

Despite the overall bearishness in the market, there is still potential for Monero prices to rise given its innovative technology and growing user base. Investors should keep an eye on XMRUSD price movements and be ready to capitalize on any significant shifts in the near future.

When trading XMR/USD, there are some important considerations that traders must take into account. Firstly, while XMR is extremely liquid and highly volatile, its price is still quite volatile which may lead to larger swings in price and increased risk. Secondly, XMR is not yet widely available on major exchanges which can make it difficult to access the asset in large quantities. Finally, traders should always remember that cryptocurrencies are still a relatively new asset class with an uncertain future.

As well as trading XMR/USD, there are many other financial instruments that traders can consider. These include derivatives such as options, futures and CFDs which offer traders the ability to speculate on the future price of XMR or other assets without having to own them outright. There are also various funds and ETFs that provide exposure to crypto-assets in a more diversified way. Finally, traders can look into trading with leverage in order to increase their potential gains but also to magnify potential losses.

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* The spreads provided are a reflection of the time-weighted average. Though Skilling attempts to provide competitive spreads during all trading hours, clients should note that these may vary and are susceptible to underlying market conditions. The above is provided for indicative purposes only. Clients are advised to check important news announcements on our Economic Calendar, which may result in the widening of spreads, amongst other instances.

The above spreads are applicable under normal trading conditions. Skilling has the right to amend the above spreads according to market conditions as per the 'Terms and Conditions'.

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Who created Monero?

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Monero was created by a pseudonymous developer known as 'thankful_for_today' in April 2014. It began as a fork of Bytecoin under the name BitMonero and later rebranded to Monero. The project has since grown with contributions from a diverse community of developers and contributors, focusing on privacy, security, and decentralization in cryptocurrency transactions.

What are the challenges facing Monero?

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Monero faces challenges such as regulatory scrutiny due to its privacy features, scalability issues with transaction volume, adoption barriers in mainstream markets, competition from other cryptocurrencies, and the need for user education on its complex privacy technology. Overcoming these hurdles requires continual development, community support, and navigating regulatory landscapes effectively.

How to buy Monero (XMR)?

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To buy Monero (XMR) on a CFD trading platform like Skilling, sign up, deposit funds, search for Monero (XMR) in the platform's interface, analyze the market, place a buy order specifying your trade size and order type, set stop-loss and take-profit levels for risk management, monitor the trade, and close it when you reach your desired profit or loss threshold. Withdraw funds after closing the trade.

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Make the most of price fluctuations - no matter what direction the price swings and without capital restrictions that come with buying the underlying crypto asset.

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Capitalise on rising stock prices (go long)


Capitalise on falling crypto prices (go short)


Trade with leverage
Hold larger positions than the cash you have at your disposal


Trade on volatility
No need to own the asset or have an exchange account


No exchange fees or complex storage costs
Just lower commissions in the form of spreads and a small taker-fee


Manage risk with in-platform tools
Ability to set take profit and stop loss levels