What are penny cryptos? A look at 2 such cryptos- XRP and Ren

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What are penny cryptos? A look at 2 such cryptos- XRP and Ren

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  • In order to diversify their portfolios, Investors look for cheap and inexpensive crypto investments, offering quick profits
  • XRP was jumping 4.10% at the time of writing
  • Ren’s platform helps in generating cross-chain liquidity

Investing in cryptos seems a rage these days. In order to diversify their portfolios, many tech-savvy investors are looking at these digital tokens which could provide them with a high rate of return in less time and are affordable at the same time.

Hence, come low-cost cryptocurrencies into the picture.

Just like penny stocks, penny cryptocurrencies trade for less than 1$. Though there are several cryptos that are valued under one dollar, a few of them seem promising.

In this article, we will be covering Ren and XRP cryptocurrencies, both of them priced below one dollar.

 cryptocurrency- XRP, Ren

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XRP is a payment protocol that makes use of blockchain technology for global money transfers. The platform boasts an extremely fast processing time and offers low transaction fees to its users.

As per its website, XRP settles transactions within 3-5 seconds, while the average transaction fee costs $0.0002 per transaction.

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It facilitates cross-border payments with its increased speed and efficiency and runs on XRP Ledger Consensus Protocol.

The platform’s native token is called XRP. There are over 48.34 billion XRP coins in circulation while the maximum supply is capped at 100 billion XRP coins.

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Currently, the crypto is priced at US$0.429, with a jump of 2.22% over the last 24 hours.

One can buy XRP on major crypto exchanges like Binance, KuCoin, Gate.io, Bithumb, Kraken and heaps more.


Founded in 2017, Ren is an open protocol designed to offer liquidity and interoperability between different blockchain platforms, i.e., the platform is designed to generate cross-chain liquidity by allowing its users to shift their digital assets from one blockchain to another.

REN aims to do away with barriers related to DeFi projects and charges fees for internal operations, most of which are paid to its miners.

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Its native token is called REN, which is priced at US$0.1599, gaining 0.610% over the last day, at the time of writing.

Currently, there are nearly 999 million REN coins in circulation, while the total supply is capped at one billion coins.

The crypto is available on most of the top cryptocurrency exchanges like Binance, KuCoin, FTX, Huobi Global, etc.

Bottom Line

The crypto space has seen a meteoric rise in its popularity in recent times, and several investors are drawn to it as they see a quick way to earn profits. However, the crypto industry is marked by a lot of uncertainties. Hence, one should do thorough research about the desired crypto before diving in and must know the risks involved.

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