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Easy Crypto cryptocurrency exchange – October 2019 review

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Easy Crypto wants to help you buy a wide range of cryptocurrency quickly and safely.

  • Great for buying without depositing funds
  • Not so great for buying exotic low-cap cryptocurrencies

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Fiat currencies

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Cryptocurrencies

Details

Product Name Easy Crypto Cryptocurrency Exchange - Australia
Fiat Currencies AUD
Cryptocurrencies ARK, BAT, BTC, ADA, DASH, ENJ, EOS, ETH, ETC, GVT, GNT, ICX, and 10+ more
Deposit Methods Bank transfer
POLi
Trading Fee 1%
Deposit Fees None
Withdrawal Fees None

Pros

  • You retain control of your crypto private keys
  • Easy to use and suitable for beginners
  • Transparent fee structure and no hidden charges
  • Access to a decent selection of coins and tokens

Cons

  • 1-3% fee charged on all purchases
  • No support for cryptocurrency deposits as of yet
Disclaimer: This information should not be interpreted as an endorsement of cryptocurrency or any specific provider, service or offering. It is not a recommendation to trade.

Learn more about Easy Crypto

What fiat and cryptocurrencies are supported?

  • Supported fiat currencies: AUD
  • Supported cryptocurrencies: Approximately 35 cryptocurrencies

Which payment methods are accepted?

  • Bank transfer
  • POLi
Go to Easy Crypto's website

What's it like to use Easy Crypto?

Fees and limits

Platform trading fees

Fee type Fee
Trading commission fee 1%

Deposit and withdrawal fees

Easy Crypto does not charge any deposit, withdrawal or transaction fees, although your transfers may incur standard cryptocurrency network fees.

How fast will my funds be available?

Deposits will be available almost immediately.

POLi payments

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Almost immediately

POLi payments clear almost immediately.

Bank transfers

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Almost immediately

Bank transfers from Australian bank accounts are similarly fast.

Wallet transfers

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Under 2 minutes

Wallet transfers will depend in part on cryptocurrency network conditions.

According to Easy Crypto, most transfers will be complete in under 2 minutes.

Withdrawals

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A few minutes

When you're withdrawing cryptocurrency, transfers will typically complete in just a few minutes.

Is Easy Crypto safe to use?

  • Regulation. Easy Crypto is a registered Digital Currency Exchange in Australia, licensed under AUSTRAC.
  • Verification process. Easy Crypto requires users to verify their accounts in line with digital currency exchange AML/KYC obligations.
  • Security features. Easy Crypto is a non-custodial exchange. It typically does not hold your funds or your crypto. Instead, when you place an order you're buying cryptocurrency which is delivered to the wallet address you specify.

How do I create an account at Easy Crypto?

What else do I need to know about Easy Crypto?

Easy Crypto was founded in New Zealand with the aim of being, above all else, an easy place to buy cryptocurrency.

Easy Crypto explains that after a year serving New Zealand customers, the site proved to be so popular among Australians that it ended up opening up an Australian arm to better cater to those users.

In a nutshell

Pros

  • Good selection. Easy Crypto offers a wide, but not overwhelming, selection of popular cryptocurrencies.
  • Non-custodial. Easy Crypto does not hold your crypto funds. It's simply a place to buy cryptocurrency, and it sends you your crypto immediately.

Cons

  • Spreads. The spreads between buy and sell prices are higher than you'll find on larger professional exchanges.
  • Popular cryptocurrencies only. Easy Crypto does not offer any exotic, little-known cryptos.

Ready to sign up?

Go to Easy Crypto's website
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Cryptocurrency
Electronic Funds Transfer
POLi
SWIFT
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BTC, BCH, ETH, LTC, XRP, OMG, ZRX, EOS, PLA, XLM, BAT, REP, GNT, ETC
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BPAY
Cash
Cryptocurrency
POLi
AUD
BTC, BCH, ETH, XRP, ADA, XEM, LTC, XLM, TRX, DASH, NEO, XMR, EOS, QTUM, BTG, LSK, ETC, XVG, SKY, NAS, LINK, GO & over 100+ more
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Credit card
Debit card
PayPal
Wire transfer
Local Online Banking
EUR, GBP, NZD, USD, AUD, CAD, HKD, SGD, CHF, NOK, ZAR, JPY, SEK, CNH, TRY, RUB, HUF, MXN, PLN
BTC, ETH, BCH, XRP, DASH, LTC, ETC, ADA, MIOTA, XLM, EOS, NEO, TRX, ZEC, BNB, XTZ
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