Vertcoin is a peer-to-peer decentralized Internet currency that enables instant, near-zero cost payments to anyone in the world. Vertcoin is an open source, global payment network that is fully decentralized without any central authorities. Mathematics secures the network and empowers individuals to control their own finances. Vertcoin features faster transaction confirmation times and improved storage efficiency than the leading math-based currency. With substantial industry support, trade volume and liquidity, Vertcoin is a proven medium of commerce complementary to Bitcoin.