Choosing a Forex Broker for Crypto Trading

Choosing a Forex Broker for Crypto Trading

Updated on: October 14th, 2021 2021-10-14 19:43:42
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Did you know that crypto trading can be done using a forex broker? If you prefer to trade with CFDs (Contracts for difference), you can trade crypto without actually owning the currency. There are a l

Did you know that crypto trading can be done using a forex broker? If you prefer to trade with CFDs (Contracts for difference), you can trade crypto without actually owning the currency. There are a large number of good forex brokers that offer crypto trading, thanks to how sought-after cryptocurrency trading has become. This means that you don’t need to use a specialized crypto broker, and there’s no need for a digital wallet for storing digital coins.

The difference between crypto CFD and crypto spot

There are two ways of trading crypto. You can either trade the digital coins directly by owning them, which requires a digital wallet. The other trading option is done by speculating on the price movements for crypto such as Bitcoin, Ethereum or Dogecoin. You do this by using CFDs.

The difference between CFDs and spot trading is that the former uses contracts, while the latter involves buying or selling an asset. In other words, this means that cryptocurrency CFD traders speculate on price movements without actually owning any coins.

Benefits of crypto CFD trading

There are numerous benefits to using CFDs for trading cryptocurrencies.

· The fact that you don’t need a digital wallet is one of them. The process will be simpler than opening an account with a cryptocurrency exchange platform.

· You can benefit from leverage, meaning you only need a small amount of money to invest in them.

· You can use stop-losses and take profit orders, which means you don’t need any technical knowledge or understanding of the blockchain technology behind Bitcoin.

· CFDs enable you to make a profit from falling prices, too.

Risks about trading cryptos through CFDs

When trading cryptos through CFDs, you’re not in control of your coins. You have to trust that the market will move as expected so that you can get a good price for them and make a profit on your investment. If the price movement goes in the opposite direction of your prediction, you will end up with a loss.

What to look for in a forex broker

When choosing your broker and trading platform, you want to make sure that it suits your preferences. Here are some important features to look for:

Liquidity: You want to pick a broker that has high liquidity for your crypto CFD trades. This ensures that there will always be enough market participants on the other side of the trade, so you can get good prices.

Leverage: This feature is also very important when trading cryptos through CFDs. It allows you to use a small amount of money to buy or sell large quantities of coins.

Trading fees: These are charged by the broker whenever you place an order. As with any other type of investment, lower trading fees mean more profits in your pocket at the end of each month.

Customer service: If you need help or something goes wrong with your account, customer support should be easy to reach.

Where to start?

Crypto CFD trading can be an easy way to get started, compared to spot trading which requires a bit more from the trader. The choice is yours! Keep learning about the subject to get more from your trading experience.


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Andrew Zapotochny
Andrew is the CEO of Blockgeeks and is the founder of AZ Blockchain, a boutique blockchain marketing company and consultancy. With 10 years of international experience in blockchain technologies, Andrew is known for launching tech ventures, leading marketing strategy development across dynamic fronts, and driving teams in executing digital campaigns, and creating successful new products. His entrepreneurial goal is to make blockchain accessible to all and create a mainstream hub for everyone to learn about blockchain technology. Andrew is super proud to have worked with global giants like KFC, Budweiser, Unilever, TD Bank, and government institutions. You can connect with Andrew on Linkedin.

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George Stathis

Andrew–Which is you CFD of preferred choice. understanding ..just what you like…only
George Stathis

CFD you use…

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