The XEM token - what is it?

Benefits of XEM

XEM is the native currency of the NEM public blockchain. It is used to pay for transactions on this public blockchain in order to incentivize its network of public nodes that process and record transactions for businesses and users there. This means that XEM has real fundamental value as the currency of a functioning economy.

  • Zero Inflation - the amount of XEM tokens in the ecosystem is fixed
  • Scalable - featuring High TPS
  • Support the ecosystem by harvesting XEM tokens
  • Efficient - with negligible electricity and hardware costs

Production Ready

NEM is a Blockchain engine that enables businesses to easily apply Blockchain Technologies on their processes. Mijin, NEM’s permissioned ledger can ensure over 4,000 transactions per second and supports full interaction with NEM.

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NEM is a developer friendly platform that focuses on fast and secure development by offering a set of built-in features that do not require complex smart contracts nor a specific language.

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Strong global Community

NEM’s public chain is supported by a strong community of developers and companies that look after its growth as an entire ecosystem.

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NEM is being further developed by the NEM Foundation, an organization that is formed by a fully committed team that focuses on expanding the technology and its use cases.

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NEM was the first Blockchain to introduce delegated harvesting, a unique way to harvest XEM while keeping the funds safe

Purchase XEM

Participate in the ecosystem by acquiring XEM from any of the exchanges

Get Started with XEM

Learn how to use XEM with our step by step guide

NEM/XEM Statistics

Network Stats

Latest Version
Block Height

Currency Stats

Market Cap
0.03 XEM/USD
-3.38% 24h
-8.9% 7 days
36562206.3682 USD

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