Stellar is a platform that connects banks, payments systems, and people.
Stellar was originally started by Jed McCaleb in 2014, who coincidentally also worked on Ripple and started Mt. Gox. Stellar's goal is to "Move Money Across Borders Quickly, Reliably, And For Fractions Of A Penny". The cryptocurrency was originally started with backing from the payments company, Stripe and even gave away free stellar in an airdrop to help drive adoption. It's ticker symbol is XLM, there is no supply limit and there are currently 104,025,824,192 Stellar lumen available, which increases by 1% annually.

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