Looking to buy the Curve DAO Token (CRV) in the UK?
Check out this quick guide for an overview of my favourite places where you can buy it in the UK.
Intro: Buy Curve DAO Token (CRV) in the UK
Here’s a quick overview of the best places where you can buy Curve (CRV) in the UK.
|Kraken||UK Bank Transfer||Up to 0.26%|
|Coinbase Pro||UK Bank Transfer||Up to 0.50%|
|CoinJar||UK Bank Transfer||1%|
|CoinJar||Credit & Debit Card||2%|
|Crypto.com App||UK Bank Transfer||Variable|
|BC Bitcoin||UK Bank Transfer||3% (Exclusive Discount)|
How to Buy Curve DAO Token UK
1. Cryptocurrency Exchanges
You can deposit GBP into either of these crypto exchanges with a straightforward UK bank transfer. As both of them support Faster Payments (FPS), you’ll usually find that GBP you send over to them is quickly credited (within minutes on Coinbase Pro).
Both of these exchanges have trading fees which are under 1% too.
|Provider||Fees: Maker||Fees: Taker|
|Kraken||Up to 0.16%||Up to 0.26%|
|Coinbase Pro||Up to 0.50%||Up to 0.50%|
Of these two, Kraken charges the lowest fees – a maximum of 0.26%.
However, only Coinbase Pro allows you to buy Curve DAO Token (CRV) directly with GBP.
On Kraken, you’ll have to convert your GBP into a cryptocurrency that can be traded for Curve DAO Token (CRV). This is more hassle, but also means you’ll pay twice as much in fees – which isn’t ideal.
Find out more on their official websites:
Established in May 2013, CoinJar is a cryptocurrency broker (and exchange) that allows you to buy, sell, store, and transfer Curve DAO Token (CRV).
CoinJar charges a fixed 1% fee when you buy or sell any supported cryptocurrency. The prices you’re quoted might be slightly higher than the real exchange rate. But whenever I’ve checked, it’s not been by much (around 0.5%).
They’ve recently revamped their mobile app and web interface. It’s now simpler and easier to use than before – and is perfect for beginners.
3. Crypto.com App
Using the Crypto.com app, UK residents can buy, sell, store, and transfer the Curve DAO Token (CRV). It supports more than 150 other cryptocurrencies too.
You can deposit GBP into the Crypto.com app using a UK bank transfer for free. You can also buy any supported cryptocurrency with a credit or debit card, but you’ll be charged a fixed fee of 2.99% if you do this.
One of the most disappointing things I’ve recently noticed is that the prices you’re quoted when buying and selling cryptocurrencies using the Crypto.com app has drifted further and further away from the real exchange rate.
There’s also no web interface. You can only access the Crypto.com app through an Android or iOS mobile device.
Thanks for checking out this guide about how to buy Curve DAO Token (CRV) in the UK!
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