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Convert 1Bitcoin (BTC) to Canadian Dollar (CAD) equals $ 84,371.15 | Bitget
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Bitget converter offers real-time exchange rates, allowing for easy conversion of Bitcoin(BTC) to Canadian Dollar(CAD). This is the real-time data. The current conversion shows 1 BTC at a value of 1 BTC for 84,371.15 CAD . Since crypto prices can change rapidly, we suggest checking back for the latest conversion result.

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About the Canadian Dollar (CAD)

What Is the Canadian Dollar (CAD)?

The Canadian dollar, symbolized as $ and often abbreviated as CAD, is the official currency of Canada. It's divided into 100 cents (¢). Unique to Canada, the dollar coin is commonly referred to as the "loonie," a nod to the image of a loon on its reverse side. The Canadian dollar is the sole legal tender in Canada. It holds a significant position in the global economy, being the sixth-most held reserve currency worldwide, favored for Canada's economic stability and strong sovereign position.

The Canadian dollar (CAD) is issued by the Bank of Canada, which is the central bank of the country. Established in 1934, the Bank of Canada is responsible for formulating Canada's monetary policy, issuing banknotes, regulating and supporting Canada's principal systems for clearing and settling payments, and promoting a safe and efficient financial system. The design and production of Canadian banknotes are overseen by the Bank of Canada, with a focus on ensuring their security and integrity as legal tender.

What Is the History of CAD?

In the early 19th century, Canada saw a mix of currencies, including British pounds, U.S. dollars, and Spanish dollars, circulating within its borders. As trade with the United States intensified, the necessity for a unified currency became clear, leading to the introduction of the Canadian dollar in 1858. This strategic move, aligning the Canadian dollar at par with the U.S. dollar, marked a significant shift from the previously dominant British pound and adopted the decimal system, simplifying transactions and distancing itself from the British pounds, shillings, and pence system. The gold standard, a mainstay of international finance, was adopted in 1853 but abandoned during World War I. Throughout the 19th and 20th centuries, the Canadian dollar underwent various changes, including pegs to the U.S. dollar during and post World War II. In 1950, Canada transitioned to a floating currency, allowing the Canadian dollar to occasionally trade above the U.S. dollar, until 1962 when it was pegged again at $0.925 USD. This peg remained until 1970, after which the Canadian dollar was allowed to float freely once more. The following decades witnessed the Canadian dollar's highs and lows, influenced by global economic trends, domestic policies, and Canada's significant exports, particularly in natural resources like oil.

Notes and Coins of CAD

The coinage includes the penny (1¢), which, although no longer produced or widely circulated, remains legal tender. The nickel (5¢), dime (10¢), quarter (25¢), and half dollar (50¢). Notably, the loonie and toonie, one and two-dollar coins, are essential for daily transactions in Canada.

Canadian banknotes, made from durable polymer, celebrate the nation's history and achievements. The $5 note pays tribute to Sir Wilfrid Laurier and space exploration, the $10 to Sir John A. Macdonald and Canada's landscapes, and the $20 to Queen Elizabeth II and the Vimy Memorial, symbolizing royal and military heritage. The $50 and $100 notes feature former Prime Ministers and themes of Arctic sovereignty and medical advancements.

Is CAD the Same Value as the USD?

No, the Canadian Dollar (CAD) is not the same value as the United States Dollar (USD). Although both currencies are called "dollars," they have different values on the foreign exchange market. As of January 2024, 1 Canadian Dollar was worth approximately 0.75 US Dollars. This exchange rate means that the Canadian Dollar is less valuable than the United States Dollar, so you would need more than one CAD to purchase one USD. However, it's important to note that exchange rates are constantly changing, so the exact value can vary from day to day.

Is CAD a Strong Currency?

The Canadian dollar, commonly referred to as the "loonie," is considered a relatively strong and stable currency, primarily due to Canada's sound economic fundamentals. While it doesn't match the supremacy of the US dollar or the Euro in global finance, it holds its own respectably. As of January 2024, 1 Canadian dollar was equivalent to approximately 0.75 US dollars, demonstrating its moderate strength in the foreign exchange market. The strength of the Canadian dollar is influenced by various factors, including Canada's political stability, a robust banking system, and a wealth of natural resources. Additionally, Canada's close trading relationship with the United States also plays a significant role in the currency's valuation. The Canadian dollar's value can fluctuate based on global oil prices, given the country's status as a major oil exporter.

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Bitget crypto-to-fiat exchange data shows that the most popular Bitcoin currency pair is the BTC to CAD, with for Bitcoin's currency code being BTC. Use our cryptocurrency calculator now to see how much your cryptocurrency can be exchanged for CAD.

BTC to CAD conversion rate trend

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In the past 1D, Bitcoin has changed +0.92% to CAD. Based on the trend and price charts, Bitcoin(BTC) has changed +0.92% to CAD while Canadian Dollar(CAD) has changed % to BTC in the last 24 hours.

Conversion rate comparison of various exchanges

ExchangePriceMaker / Taker FeeTradable
Bitgethot-iconBest
$84,102.12
0.0001% / 0.0004%vip-iconVIP
Binance
$84,090.05
0.1000% / 0.1000%
Yes
Coinbase Exchange
$84,093.51
0.1000% / 0.1000%
Yes
Kraken
$84,097.79
0.1000% / 0.1000%
Yes
OKX
$84,093.99
0.080% / 0.100%
Yes
Huobi
$84,099.62
0.1000% / 0.1000%
Yes
Gate.io
$84,094.53
0.1000% / 0.1000%
Yes
Bybit
$84,102.12
0.1000% / 0.1000%
Yes
KuCoin
$84,135.67
0.1000% / 0.1000%
Yes
Bitfinex
$84,112.99
0.1000% / 0.1000%
Yes
Last updated 2024/03/02 06:00:29(UTC+0)

What factors influence the conversion rate of Bitcoin to Canadian Dollar?

Bitcoin to Canadian Dollar is rising this week.
Bitcoin's current market price is $ 84,371.15 per BTC, with a total market cap of $ 1,657,254,486,784.71 CAD based on a circulating supply of 19,642,432 BTC. The trading volume of Bitcoin has changed by -30.95% ($ -24,129,493,115.04 CAD) in the last 24 hours. Last trading day, BTC's trading volume was $ 77,951,487,231.38.
Market cap
$1.22T
24h volume
$39.64B
Circulating supply
19.64M BTC

Conversion tables

The exchange rate of Bitcoin is increasing.
1 BTC is currently valued at $ 84,371.15 CAD , which means buying 5 BTC will cost $ 421,855.76 CAD . Similarly, $1 CAD can be traded for 0.{4}1185 BTC, and $50 CAD can be converted to 0.0005926 BTC, excluding any platform or gas fees.
The exchange rate of 1 BTC to Canadian Dollar has changed by +21.94% in the last 7 days. In the last 24 hours, the rate has fluctuated by +0.92%, reaching a high of 85,751.99 CAD and a low of 83,112.73 CAD . One month ago, the value of 1 BTC was $ 57,194.28 CAD , which represents a +47.46% change from its current value. Over the last year, Bitcoin has changed by
+$
13,282.77CAD
, resulting in a change of +177.54% in its value.

BTC to CAD

Amount
06:44 am today
0.5 BTC
$42,185.58
1 BTC
$84,371.15
5 BTC
$421,855.76
10 BTC
$843,711.53
50 BTC
$4,218,557.65
100 BTC
$8,437,115.29
500 BTC
$42,185,576.46
1000 BTC
$84,371,152.91

CAD to BTC

Amount06:44 am today
0.5CAD0.{5}5926  BTC
1CAD0.{4}1185  BTC
5CAD0.{4}5926  BTC
10CAD0.0001185  BTC
50CAD0.0005926  BTC
100CAD0.001185  BTC
500CAD0.005926  BTC
1000CAD0.01185  BTC
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Today vs. 24 hours ago

Amount06:44 am today24 hours ago24h change
0.5 BTC$31,069.06$30,785.87
+0.92%
1 BTC$62,138.13$61,571.73
+0.92%
5 BTC$310,690.65$307,858.65
+0.92%
10 BTC$621,381.3$615,717.3
+0.92%
50 BTC$3,106,906.5$3,078,586.5
+0.92%
100 BTC$6,213,813$6,157,173
+0.92%
500 BTC$31,069,065$30,785,865
+0.92%
1000 BTC$62,138,130$61,571,730
+0.92%

Today vs. 1 month ago

Amount06:44 am today1 month ago1M change
0.5 BTC$31,069.06$21,061.38
+47.46%
1 BTC$62,138.13$42,122.75
+47.46%
5 BTC$310,690.65$210,613.77
+47.46%
10 BTC$621,381.3$421,227.54
+47.46%
50 BTC$3,106,906.5$2,106,137.7
+47.46%
100 BTC$6,213,813$4,212,275.4
+47.46%
500 BTC$31,069,065$21,061,377
+47.46%
1000 BTC$62,138,130$42,122,754
+47.46%

Today vs. 1 year ago

Amount06:44 am today1 year ago1Y change
0.5 BTC$31,069.06$11,177.78
+177.54%
1 BTC$62,138.13$22,355.56
+177.54%
5 BTC$310,690.65$111,777.8
+177.54%
10 BTC$621,381.3$223,555.59
+177.54%
50 BTC$3,106,906.5$1,117,777.95
+177.54%
100 BTC$6,213,813$2,235,555.9
+177.54%
500 BTC$31,069,065$11,177,779.5
+177.54%
1000 BTC$62,138,130$22,355,559
+177.54%

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