Rust Cryptocurrency

Open-source Rust projects categorized as Cryptocurrency

Top 23 Rust Cryptocurrency Projects

  • grin

    Minimal implementation of the Mimblewimble protocol.

    Project mention: Which other cryptos do you like, and why? | /r/Monero | 2023-05-08

    Only XMR and GRIN. Everything else lacks transactional uniformity, or is centralized corpo garbage, or both!

  • joystream

    Joystream Monorepo

    Project mention: The first NFT video Polkadot | /r/joystream_dao | 2023-02-23

    The first NFT video Polkadot created on the GLEEV platform , notable that is working in the ecosystem of the polkadot network , meet JOYSTREAM with a ready-made and working usecase GOVERNANCE

  • InfluxDB

    Power Real-Time Data Analytics at Scale. Get real-time insights from all types of time series data with InfluxDB. Ingest, query, and analyze billions of data points in real-time with unbounded cardinality.

  • starcoin

    Starcoin - A Move smart contract blockchain network that scales by layering

  • darkfi

    Anonymous. Uncensored. Sovereign.

    Project mention: DarkFi - anonymous ZK L1 networking | /r/HeterodoxTechnology | 2023-12-07
  • multi-party-ecdsa

    Rust implementation of {t,n}-threshold ECDSA (elliptic curve digital signature algorithm).

  • crypto-ecosystems

    A taxonomy for open source cryptocurrency, blockchain, and decentralized ecosystems

    Project mention: NFT Marketplaces on Stacks | /r/stacks | 2023-05-16
  • conflux-rust

    The official Rust implementation of Conflux protocol.

    Project mention: 📣 Оголошення про оновлення Conflux Hydra Network v2.2.2 | /r/Conflux_Ukraine | 2023-03-16

    Завантажте Conflux v2.2.2:

  • WorkOS

    The modern API for authentication & user identity. The APIs are flexible and easy-to-use, supporting authentication, user identity, and complex enterprise features like SSO and SCIM provisioning.

  • tectonicdb

    Database for L2 orderbook

  • halo2

    The Halo2 zero-knowledge proving system

    Project mention: Escalando Ethereum con Halo2 [ZK ES Semana 5] | | 2023-06-24

    [package] name = "fibonacci" version = "0.1.0" edition = "2023" # See more keys and their definitions at [lib] name = "halo2_examples" path = "src/" [features] dev-graph = ["halo2_proofs/dev-graph", "plotters"] [dependencies] halo2_proofs = { git = "", rev = "a898d65ae3ad3d41987666f6a03cfc15edae01c4"} plotters = { version = "0.3.0", optional = true } tabbycat = { version = "0.1", features = ["attributes"], optional = true }

  • binance-rs

    Rust Library for the Binance API

  • mmb

    Trading bot implemented in Rust, with market making and strategy automation for any exchange or blockchain.

  • etk

    evm toolkit

  • rusty-kaspa

    Kaspa full-node and related libraries in the Rust programming language. This is an Alpha version at the initial testing phase.

    Project mention: This is what a Kaspa team member commit looks like OoOo | /r/kaspa | 2023-04-04
  • mithril

    Pure Rust Monero Miner

  • cli-candlestick-chart

    📈 Display candlestick charts right into your terminal.

  • witnet-rust

    Open source Rust implementation of the Witnet decentralized oracle protocol, including full node and wallet backend 👁️🦀

  • blockchain-rust

    A basic blockchain implementation in Rust for educational purposes only

  • tezedge

    Tezos node/shell in Rust. Unfortunately dev has ceased. If you are interested in resurrecting, please contact @drchrispinnock

  • feeless

    ⋰·⋰ Feeless is a Nano cryptocurrency node, wallet, tools, and Rust crate.

  • scavenger

    A fast Burstcoin miner written in Rust

  • cuprate

    Cuprate, an upcoming experimental, modern & secure monero node. Written in Rust

    Project mention: Looking for a reason why my syncing is abnormally slow | /r/Monero | 2023-05-05


  • Cherry-Node

    Cherry Network's node implemented in Rust

  • orchard

    Implementation of the Zcash Orchard Protocol (by zcash)

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NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2023-12-07.

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Project Stars
1 grin 5,035
2 joystream 1,418
3 starcoin 1,359
4 darkfi 1,017
5 multi-party-ecdsa 913
6 crypto-ecosystems 886
7 conflux-rust 627
8 tectonicdb 611
9 halo2 602
10 binance-rs 546
11 mmb 460
12 etk 331
13 rusty-kaspa 282
14 mithril 215
15 cli-candlestick-chart 208
16 witnet-rust 173
17 blockchain-rust 171
18 tezedge 147
19 feeless 129
20 scavenger 105
21 cuprate 84
22 Cherry-Node 75
23 orchard 51
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