Taler (cryptocurrency)

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Taler (TLR) is a cryptocurrency launched in Belarus in September 2018. It was launched after Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko issued a decree which made cryptocurrencies a legal payment method in the country. It is named after the medieval currency of thaler (taler).[1][2][3][4]

Taler is based on Lyra2z KDF, a modification Lyra2. [2]

Since then it has become a payment method in the online micronation of Veyshnoria officially registered as a game.[5]


  1. ^ Godsil, Jillian (17 Feb 2018). "Taler: Belarus Now Open For Cryptocurrency". CryptoCoin. Retrieved 7 October 2018.
  2. ^ a b "Taler: First Belarusian cryptocurrency". Taler (in Russian). Retrieved 7 October 2018.
  3. ^ "Belarus launches its own cryptocurrency :Thaler". Navin.by (in Russian). 6 Oct 2017. Retrieved 7 October 2018.
  4. ^ Dolinin, Vadim (9 Oct 2017). "Bitcoin in Minsk: why Belarus has developed a national cryptocurrency". RT in Russian (in Russian). Retrieved 7 October 2018.
  5. ^ Lavnikevich, Denis (12 July 2018). "HOW WOULD A COUNTRY. HOW TO DO BUSINESS ON VASHNORIA". Деловая столица (in Russian).