The Cardano Settlement Layer (CSL) is used to settle transactions that use ADA, Cardano’s cryptocurrency. The Control Layer, which is under development, will be used for smart contracts. The hierarchical structure of Cardano ensures that it can be used as a medium of exchange and as well as to generate smart contracts.

Cardano (ADA)
15.65%
$ 0.113569
$ 0.017774
⇣ 0.098092
7 Jul
⇡ 0.114204
bitcoin
Bitcoin (BTC) $ 9,268.62
ethereum
Ethereum (ETH) $ 239.19
tether
Tether (USDT) $ 1.00
ripple
XRP (XRP) $ 0.185861
bitcoin-cash
Bitcoin Cash (BCH) $ 238.29
cardano
Cardano (ADA) $ 0.113569
bitcoin-cash-sv
Bitcoin SV (BSV) $ 182.69
litecoin
Litecoin (LTC) $ 43.65
binancecoin
Binance Coin (BNB) $ 16.80
crypto-com-chain
Crypto.com Coin (CRO) $ 0.137264
eos
EOS (EOS) $ 2.56
chainlink
ChainLink (LINK) $ 5.81
tezos
Tezos (XTZ) $ 2.58
stellar
Stellar (XLM) $ 0.073599
okb
OKB (OKB) $ 5.03
leo-token
LEO Token (LEO) $ 1.24
tron
TRON (TRX) $ 0.017355
monero
Monero (XMR) $ 64.77
vechain
VeChain (VET) $ 0.016240
usd-coin
USD Coin (USDC) $ 0.999922
huobi-token
Huobi Token (HT) $ 4.16
neo
NEO (NEO) $ 10.56
cdai
cDAI (CDAI) $ 0.020725
ethereum-classic
Ethereum Classic (ETC) $ 6.27
iota
IOTA (MIOTA) $ 0.243560
dash
Dash (DASH) $ 70.51
cosmos
Cosmos (ATOM) $ 3.26
compound-governance-token
Compound (COMP) $ 191.76
zcash
Zcash (ZEC) $ 55.24
maker
Maker (MKR) $ 459.05
nem
NEM (XEM) $ 0.043781
ontology
Ontology (ONT) $ 0.614134
basic-attention-token
Basic Attention Token (BAT) $ 0.261422
compound-usd-coin
cUSDC (CUSDC) $ 0.021066
dogecoin
Dogecoin (DOGE) $ 0.002765
kyber-network
Kyber Network (KNC) $ 1.64
ftx-token
FTX Token (FTT) $ 3.00
0x
0x (ZRX) $ 0.423336
digibyte
DigiByte (DGB) $ 0.022065
havven
Synthetix Network Token (SNX) $ 2.51
ethlend
Aave (LEND) $ 0.202653
compound-ether
cETH (CETH) $ 4.79
paxos-standard
Paxos Standard (PAX) $ 1.00
theta-token
Theta Network (THETA) $ 0.249047
zilliqa
Zilliqa (ZIL) $ 0.020704
omisego
OMG Network (OMG) $ 1.54
icon
ICON (ICX) $ 0.387340
augur
Augur (REPV1) $ 19.29
hedera-hashgraph
Hedera Hashgraph (HBAR) $ 0.041088
algorand
Algorand (ALGO) $ 0.231720