⚠️ Before sending, receiving and trading crypto assets, learn to make informed decisions. Crypto assets are volatile, and the prices can go up and down. Carefully set your trading goals and assess the financial risk you are willing to take. Please be aware that Waves.Exchange does not provide financial, tax, or legal advice. You should make such decisions on your own or consult with reliable experts.

Open your Waves.Exchange wallet and click Trading at the top-left menu.

Then, choose a trading pair from the list and selected market will open:

You can find any available trading pair. Just type a name or asset ID in the search bar. Then, choose the required trading pair:

Note: In order to add the selected pair to the favourite list, just click on the star button. Also, you can quickly get information on the selected token by clicking on the asset ID.

Use the WAVES| BTC | ETH tabs to find trading pairs with these assets. If you need more options, just click on the ETH and select the base currency from the drop-down menu.

How to Buy Cryptocurrency

Choose a pair you want to work with and select Market Order or Limit Order at the bottom right corner of the interface.

Note: a market order is a transaction which is meant to be executed as quickly as possible at the existing/market price. On the other hand, a limit order sets the minimum or maximum price at which you are willing to buy or sell. The order gets executed once price level is triggered.

Fill the fields of the order form:

  • In the Limit price enter the desired price of the currency. Note: By default, the Limit price sets with the nearest market price;
  • In the Amount enter the amount of currency you want to buy;
  • In the Total review the total amount of the order;
  • In the Fee select the type of currency to pay the trading fee.

Note: In order to be able to place an order, you need to have an initial quantity of any of the following assets: WAVES, USDN, BTC, ETH, USDT, LTC, ZEC, BCH, BSV, DASH, XMR, WEST.

After filling the form click Buy ----, where ---- is the currency of the selected pair:

The maximum order execution time is 29 days. You can change it in the Expiration field. After the expiration of the selected period, the order will be forcibly canceled.

The placed order will appear in the My Open Orders tab and in the Order Book (at the upper right corner). All executed orders are available in the My Trade History tab:

ℹ️ The trading fee is:

  • 0.003 Waves for Asset/Asset pair,
  • 0.007 Waves for Asset/Smart-asset pair,
  • 0.011 Waves for Smart-asset/Smart-asset pair.
    The fee will be frozen for the order execution time. If the order is not executed and then canceled, the fee be will be unfrozen.

You can cancel your open order by clicking Cancel in My Open Orders tab.

How to Sell Cryptocurrency

Choose a pair you want to work with and select Market Order or Limit Order at the bottom right corner of the interface.

Note: a market order is a transaction which is meant to be executed as quickly as possible at the existing/market price. On the other hand, a limit order sets the minimum or maximum price at which you are willing to buy or sell. The order gets executed once price level is triggered.

Fill the fields of the order form:

  • In the Limit price enter the desired price of the currency. Note: By default, the Limit price sets with the nearest market price;
  • In the Amount enter the amount of currency you want to sell;
  • In the Total review the total amount of the order;
  • In the Fee select the type of currency to pay the trading fee.

Note: In order to be able to place an order, you need to have an initial quantity of any of the following assets: WAVES, USDN, BTC, ETH, USDT, LTC, ZEC, BCH, BSV, DASH, XMR, WEST.

After filling, click Sell ----, where ---- is the currency of the selected pair:

The maximum order execution time is 29 days. You can change it in the Expiration field. After the expiration of the selected period, the order will be forcibly canceled.

The placed order will appear in the My Open Orders tab and in the Order Book (at the upper right corner). All executed orders are available in the My Trade History tab:

ℹ️ The trading fee is:

  • 0.003 Waves for Asset/Asset pair (or equivalent in USDN, BTC, ETH, USDT, LTC, ZEC, BCH, BSV, DASH, XMR and WEST.),
  • 0.007 Waves for Asset/Smart-asset pair (or equivalent in USDN, BTC, ETH, USDT, LTC, ZEC, BCH, BSV, DASH, XMR and WEST.),
  • 0.011 Waves for Smart-asset/Smart-asset pair (or equivalent in USDN, BTC, ETH, USDT, LTC, ZEC, BCH, BSV, DASH, XMR and WEST.).

The fee will be frozen for the order execution time. If the order is not executed and then canceled, the fee will be unfrozen.

You can cancel your open order by clicking Cancel in My Open Orders tab.

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