EOS is a new project by Dan Larrimer, creator of the BitShares cryptocurrency exchange platform and Steemit, the most successful project in the cryptocurrency industry, collecting 651,902 ETH during the first stage of fundraising (that’s $ 170 million at that time ). The fundraising through the sale of tokens will completely end at the end of June 2018. There is no mining of this currency, now EOS is distributed in the EOS network itself for Ethereum or EOS can be purchased on separate crypto-exchanges.
The EOS project is similar to the Ethereum project. Like Ethereum, it is a smart contract hosting platform designed for open source projects and decentralized applications.
EOS is currently listed on Chinese exchanges like Yunbi and BTER, as well as Kraken and Bitfinex.
In the second half of 2017, the price increased by 8.5 times. Within 1-2 weeks, fluctuations in the value of this cryptocurrency are possible within 50% -100%.