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What is Compound (COMP)?

Compound is a decentralized governance platform that enables crypto to be sent and received. It has a base token called COMP which was built with the ERC-20 Ethereum standard. COMP is the governance token that operates voting privileges on the protocol. Smart contacts are used by the Compound network to hold onto digital assets and generate interest in them after a defined time. These interest rates are dependent upon the supply and demand of the current economy. Back in 2017, Robert Leshner and Geoffrey Hayes were the creative minds behind the founding of Compound COMP. It later officially aired a year later on the main Ethereum net. The base token of Compound, COMP enables its users to give any address of their preference “voting” privileges. The cost of the Compound token (COMP) was $139.83 on Dec. 23, 2020 and with a marketing capitalization of over $574.5 million (approx.).

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How is the price of COMP determined?

The price of COMP is determined by the forces of supply and demand in the market. Similar to other assets, the price of Bitcoin is determined by the number of buyers and sellers in the market at any given time.

Some significant factors that can influence the demand for Bitcoin are adoption rates, Macro economic factors, News events, upgrades and advancements in its tech and investor sentiment.

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Swyftx does not allow you to directly buy Compound with credit card, however, we do support credit and debit card deposits. Once your deposit has arrived in your account, you can then buy COMP instantly.

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