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How to trade crypto

For crypto market orders, we charge a price spread of 0.5% plus a fee based on the order amount: $0.99 for orders not more than $10; $1.49 for orders not more than $25; $1.99 for orders not more than $50; $2.99 for orders not more than $200; and 1.5% for orders more than $200.

For crypto limit orders, we charge a fee of 1.5% per order.

To trade crypto, please follow these steps:

  1. Choose a crypto, either from your watchlist, your owned assets or the Search page;
  2. Tap Trade;
  3. Tap Buy or Sell; 
  4. Choose between a Market Order or a Limit Order;
  5. Choose the amount you want to trade, either by number of crypto or amount in USD, and press Continue;
  6. Review all the information;
  7. Review your order summary and slide the bar in the bottom of the screen to submit your order.
  8. You can cancel pending orders in the History screen in your app.

*Passfolio is the brand name of Panchain, Inc. Passfolio Securities LLC and Passfolio Financial LLC are fully-owned subsidiaries of Panchain, Inc. Securities and cryptocurrencies are very different types of assets. Cryptocurrencies are not securities. Purchasing cryptocurrencies comes with a number of risks. Please read Passfolio Financial Cryptocurrency Risk Disclosure. Currency and cryptocurrency exchange services provided by Passfolio Financial LLC (“Passfolio Crypto”), a US Money Services Business registered with FinCEN. Passfolio Financial LLC is not a broker dealer. Cryptocurrencies are not protected by either FDIC or SIPC. Securities products and services offered to self-directed investors through Passfolio Securities LLC Member FINRA / SIPC. Passfolio Securities, LLC does not provide cryptocurrency-related services. Passfolio Securities LLC is a member of SIPC, which protects securities customers of its members up to $500,000 (including $250,000 for claims for cash). Explanatory brochure available upon request or at To purchase securities using cryptocurrencies, you must first convert it into U.S. Dollars using Passfolio Financial LLC. You must then move the U.S. Dollar proceeds to your brokerage account at Passfolio Securities LLC where you can use it to buy securities.


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