How to Buy BitShares (BTS)

A Step-by-Step-Guide on how to buy BitShares (BTS)

Step 1 – Signup to CEX.io

In the beginning you'll need to purchase units of the top-tier coins. Exchanges usually accept either Ethereum (ETH) or Bitcoin (BTC) in exchange for alternative Coins. Follow the Link below for registration and to get Funds.

Binance Signup
Step 2 – Send Your Bitcoin or Ethereum to an Exchange

Your Ethereum (ETH) or Bitcoin (BTC) will need to be sent over to an Exchange now. Every exchange has a deposit form that is alike. BitShares (BTS) is accessible on Binance, so we're going to use that as an sample. Unsure on how to send Coinbase funds to an Exchange? (Follow this manual)

Make sure you have chosen the right coin you wish to deposit.

BTC must be sent to a BTC deposit address, Ethereum to an Ethereum deposit address, et cetera. If you are dealing with a decentralized exchange, such as Airswap or DDEX could be opposed (Follow our guide).

Step 3 – Find BitShares (BTS)

As soon as your deposit has been verified, you will directly have access to your finances and you can commence buying and trading. To purchase BitShares (BTS) on Binance, you will want to go to the ”Exchange” tab and after that mouse click on “Basic”.

In order to discover BitShares (BTS), you will need to put the short name of the asset (BTS) into the search box, which is marked in the graphic. Make sure you have selected the proper grouping, we have marked this too. Click on “BTS/BTC” to go ahead.

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Step 4 – Purchasing BitShares (BTS)

After you have discovered BitShares (BTS), you will be given a Price Chart (in the Center of the image) and some Order Books (Leftside of the image). Next we are making our own Limit Order.

The field with the “Price” tag will be automatically filled with the up-to-date valuation BitShares (BTS) was sold for. This can be changed to your preferred price. The ”Amount” field is the volumen of BTS you want to buy. The ”Total” field is the total price in Bitcoin that you'll settle for the whole volumen of BTS.

If you're happy, make a mouse click on “Buy BTS”. Your order will be filled as soon as a Vender sells their BTS for the price you offered.

Step 5 – Withdraw BitShares (BTS)

Unless you are regularly trading, best advise is not to keep crypto on an Crypto Exchange for an longer time frame. To withdraw your BitShares (BTS), hover over the ”Funds” tab and click on “Withdraw”. BitShares (BTS) can be stored safely using a Wallet, e.g. MyEtherWallet. (MyEtherWallet Setup Guide)

Find BitShares (BTS) by using the given drop-down box. Put into the quantity of BitShares (BTS) you would like to withdraw. Don't forget the displayed minimus/fees. Also make sure you have filled your right withdraw address.

If you are satisfied, click “Submit”. You may be asked for verfication via email/phone before a take off.

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Congratulations! You have successfully bought and stored BitShares (BTS).

That's it!

Withdrawals from Exchange can durate between 1 – 30 minutes (depending on usage of the network). Once you've proved your withdrawal with Etherscan.io or Ethplorer.io and the BitShares (BTS) is stored in your wallet, you're all done.