Trading

Things you should know about cryptocurrency trading:

How to stay safe and avoid scams, preserve your coins, choose an exchange and much more.

In this section we also cover some trading-related ICO’s and other cryptocurrency projects that may be of interest to traders.

ELI5 AVAX IOU? Is it the real AVAX coin? by Gal Crypto
September 22 Update AVAX mainnet has been launched and, as it turns out, IOU price was actually lower than mainnet market prices. Many had incorrectly speculated that IOU's wer...
The strange case of the May 2019 Bitcoin SV pump by @Gal
It was just over 9 AM on a sunny morning, May 21 2019, when in just over one hour the price of Bitcoin SV (BSV) pumped over 125% going from U$ 60's to about U$ 140. The mainstr...
ELI5 Shapeshift by Gal Crypto
Shapeshift is one of the most popular and innovative cryptocurrency exchanges. Founded in 2014 by Erik Voorhees, the service allows users to submit one cryptocurrency to a spe...
ELI5 Bitcoin Price Prediction by Gal Crypto
A lot of newbie investors search for online asset price predictions and then proceed to invest based on those predictions. In this post I'll present my opinion on why this is a...
ELI5 The Binance Exchange by Gal Crypto
Binance is a cryptocurrency exchange founded by Changpeng Zhao in China, in 2017. Although Binance had a late start when compared to Poloniex, Bitfinex and others, it quickly g...
ELI5 Changelly cryptocurrency exchange by Gal Crypto
Changelly is a non-custodial exchange based in Prague, Czech Republic. It was one of the first exchanges of its kind, founded in 2016, over a year before the 2017 cryptocurrenc...
Why Will The Price Of Ripple Increase & When Will It Happen? by @Gal
Uphold and The London Bank Exchange are Using Ripple Uphold is a major cryptocurrency bank that allows someone to buy and hold their Ripple token for no transaction fee. Th...
ELI5 Altex Exchange [Formerly BTCPool.Exchange] by Gal Crypto
Altex was a cryptocurrency exchange active from 2016 to 2018. Before 2016 Altex used to be called BTCPool.Exchange The exchange presented itself as an innovative offering th...
The Kraken cryptocurrency exchange by Gal Crypto
Kraken is a San Francisco, California, based cryptocurrency exchange which started operating during 2013. The company grew quickly during that year's cryptocurrency bull market. ...
DON’T use Paypal for cryptocurrency purchases by @Gal
Every cryptocurrency group or forum probably gets this question 5x a day. "Where can I buy Bitcoin using Paypal?" "Where can I buy Litecoin/AVAX/Dogecoin/Unobtainium using P...