Clara's best Crypto Exchanges.
What is a crypto exchange?
There are also investing apps like Robinhood and neo banks like Revolut that offer access to some cryptos but typically don't offer the ability to send these cryptos to an outside wallet.
How do crypto exchanges work?
Not every exchange offers support for every coin, so you may need to send Bitcoin from multiple exchanges.
How many crypto exchanges are there?
How many UK crypto exchanges?
There are 275 UK crypto exchanges and around 56 that accept GBP and not USD or BTC.
Which crypto exchanges accept GBP?
How to exchange bitcoin to GBP
How to buy and sell different cryptos in the UK?
Buying Ripple or XRP in the UK is pretty easy there are a number of UK ripple exchanges that alongside other currencies sell Ripple. Kraken and Binance are two large exchanges in the UK that let you buy Ripple. The easiest way to buy Ripple in the UK is Revolut, you can sign up and buy Ripple as soon as your account is approved.
How to sell Ripple UK ?
Selling Ripple in the UK is possibly even easier than buying it, if you used a crypto exchange you can just input your sale price and initiate an order, or sell it direct with Revolut (where you may get slightly less.)
How to buy Monero UK?
Buying Monero in the UK is also pretty easy you can use Kraken, Binance and Poloniex and a number of other exchanges to buy Monero in the UK. Again the process is the same as any other crypto you need to sign up to an exchange to buy it. Unfortunately Revolut doesn't offer Monero yet.
Litecoin buy UK
Litecoin is another very easy to buy crypto you can use Kraken, Binance and Poloniex and a number of other exchanges to buy Monero in the UK. Again the process is the same as any other crypto you need to sign up to an exchange to buy it. Revolut is also offering Litecoin.
How to sell Litecoin UK?
Selling Litecoin is the same as every other crypto via an exchange make sure you set a price that is close to the price of the coin and let the exchange sell it. Via Revolut they set the price and you can sell direct for GBP.
Buy Ethereum in UK
There are many UK Ethereum exchanges, pretty much every exchange in our lists lets you buy Ethereum, Revolut the neo bank also offers access to Ethereum. Check out the full list above.
Sell Bitcoin UK
Bitcoin is by far the easiest crypto to sell you can sell via LocalBitcoins, Kraken, Binance or if you bought BTC on Revolut you can also sell there.
Buy Stellar Lumens UK
Buying Stellar in the UK is pretty simple it's possible to buy and sell via Kraken and Binance and also Revolut.
Buy Dogecoin UK
Dogecoin is available on Kraken and Binance (and many others see our list for other exchanges) for those in the UK who want to buy it with GBP. The process is the same as all the above coins.
What are Coinbase alternatives?
See the full list of alternatives to coinbase compared above.
Where to buy altcoins?
Binance: 150 cryptos
Bittrex: 250 cryptos
KuCoin: 200 cryptos
BitZ: 196 cryptos
ProBit: 500 cryptos
Bithoven: 500 cryptos.
See the full list of UK exchanges you can buy altcoins above.
Binance vs Coinbase
Coinbases trading fees can be as high as 1% versus Binance's 0.1%. Both charge around the same withdrawal fee (to take cash out of the exchange.)
Coinbase has a simpler interface and accepts Fiat currencies, so we recommend Coinbase for those with less experience.
Binance has cheaper fees and with more offerings so we recommend this for the more experienced trader
Bitfinex vs Coinbase
Coinbase's trading fees can be as high as 1% versus Bitfinex's 0.2%. Both charge around the same withdrawal fee (to take cash out of the exchange.)
Coinbase vs Bitstamp
Coinbases trading fees can be as high as 1% versus Bitstamps's 0.5%.
Kraken vs Coinbase
Coinbase has more cryptos on their exchange, around 50 versus Kraken's 40. Only Coinbase explicitly says they'll cover loses due to hacking but Kraken has been known to in the past. However Kraken keeps 95% of it's users funds in Cold Storage which is a super useful secritty mechanism meaning, that 95% of your funds are very well protected.
Coinbases trading fees are 1% versus Kraken's 0.26%.
Coinbase has more currencies but comes with a cost, Kraken is a well respected and used platform with a great interface and a solid track record and is better for those trading more actively as they have much lower fees.
GDAX vs Kraken
GDAX was the original name of the company behind Coinbase, so GDAX is now Coinbase Pro.
Kraken Buy Bitcoin
Kraken vs Bitstamp
Kraken has more cryptos on their exchange, around 40 versus Bistamp's 10. Both exchanges will cover lost funds.
Bistamp's trading fees are 0.5% versus Kraken's 0.26%.
Bitfinex vs Bittrex
Bittrex's trading fees can be as high as 0.2% versus Bitfinex's 0.2%.
Bitfinex vs Binance
Bitfinex trading fees can be as high as 0.06% versus Binance's 0.1%.
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CoinDeal is a cryptocurrency exchange that also offers staking of CDL Token. You can deposit your funds by bank transfer, debit/credit cards, Skrill, Neteller and others. It offers fast and easy verifications with a 24/7 customer support.Visit website
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Luno is a cryptocurrency exchange, very friendly to customers with their fees. There are no deposit and withdrawal fees in GBP by bank transfer. Also, maker fees are 0%, whereas taker maximum fee is 0.10%. Security of your crypto is assured with a 95% of crypto stored in "deep freeze" and a multistep authentification.Visit website
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Paymium is a Bitcoin Exchange that was established 2011, based in Paris, France. It offers the lowest fee on the market, which is -0.1%, offered to all clients. 99% of the Bitcoins are kept in cold storage. You can access your account on mobile app , supported on iOS and Android.Visit website