In this post I want to share a quick look I took on the altcoin Vertcoin ($VTC). Vertcoin is an interesting project, and has been in the top 100 coins (by market cap) for a long time. Disclaimer: I am not an expert, this is opinionated and I don’t currently hold any VTC. What is Vertcoin? Vertcoin is a popular open-source project under the classic altcoins, a spiritual successor and technical improved version of Bitcoin and Litecoin, with several algorithmic improvements (eg.