Stellar (XLM) is an entirely decentralized consensus network with a built-in decentralized exchange that supports all kinds of cryptocurrencies and assets.
1.3-5 second confirmation time
With the cutting edge technology, all transactions are processed and executed fast and efficiently. The confirmation of a transaction only takes 3-5 seconds.
2.Supports thousands of transactions per second
Stellar is capable of dealing with huge numbers of transactions. Up to thousands of transactions are processed in the platform every second.
3.Can be used to send or trade any currency, asset, or token.
The system is built to support all kinds of currencies. Users can purchase, sell and exchange all kinds of virtual currencies in the system.
Stellar is open source, allowing users to run, adjust and copy the application at free will. The transparency makes sure that independent verification to be made and source codes to be viewed.
The price of Stellar (XLM) to USD was originally quite steady. In May 2017, the price started to go up and fluctuate. It later experienced a significant rise and reached the historical high at 0.934056 USD on Jan 04, 2018. And after that, it saw a considerable decline while greatly varying.