What is a Ticker? What is a Symbol Pair?
A Ticker (or Symbol Pair) is an abbreviation used to uniquely identify cryptocurrencies.
For example, the ticker symbol of Bitcoin is BTC.
Please note that an asset does not need to have a unique ticker symbol in order to be listed on CoinMarketCap. A ticker symbol can be shared with another asset. For example, Ontology Gas and SoMee.Social both share the same ticker symbol, ONG.
To learn more about cryptocurrency terms, check out our Crypto Glossary.
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