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.

The Kraken cryptocurrency exchange by Gal Crypto
Kraken is a US-based cryptocurrency exchange which started operating during the 2013 crypto bull market. Transparency, external audits and strict compliance with US regulations ...
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 cryptocurrency...
DON’T use Paypal for cryptocurrency purchases by @Cryptobill
I get this kind of question about 3x a day on average. "Where can I buy Bitcoin using Paypal?" "Where can I buy Litecoin/Cardano/Dogecoin/Unobtainiumcoin using Paypal?" Th...
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 ga...
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 tha...
Should I worry about the Bitcoin halving? by Gal Crypto
As you probably know, Bitcoin halves the amount paid per block ever 210,000 blocks. That's 210,000 10 minute blocks, which yields 2.1 million minutes or roughly 4 years. (In case y...
ELI5 What are Tokenized Funds? by @Cryptobill
Imagine investing in a cryptocurrency token that is automatically tied to an investment fund somewhere. Something like owning shares of a startup but instead of signing papers and ...
ELI5 Bitcoin Price Prediction by Gal Crypto
A lot of newbie investors search for online asset price predictions and then invest based on those predictions. In this post I'll present my opinion on why this is nonsense. ...
My list of cryptocurrency friendly banks by @Cryptobill
In this article I'd like to compile a list of cryptocurrency-friendly banks from around the world. If in doubt, please consult with friends, check online reviews and search Goog...
ELI5 Shapeshift by Gal Crypto
Shapeshift is one of the most popular and innovative cryptocurrency exchanges. Founded in 2014, the service allows users to submit one cryptocurrency to a specific address and t...