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AVALANCHE

51.78 51.99

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BINANCE

581.5 582.6

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COINBASE

264.86 265.13

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POLKADOT

9.3 9.4

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STELLAR

0.137 0.1381

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BITCOIN

69725 69792

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BITCOINCASH

684.99 695.54

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CARDANO

0.626 0.636

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EOS

1.068 1.078

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ETHEREUM

3547.9 3554.2

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LITECOIN

107.74 108.85

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NEO

16.28 16.39

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RIPPLE

0.6095 0.6197

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SOLANA

198.29 198.5

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IOTA

0.334 0.3351

Trade the world’s most sought-after asset class - Cryptocurrency CFDs - including Bitcoin, Ethereum and Litecoin.

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What Are Cryptocurrency CFDs?

Bitcoin’s volatility makes the cryptocurrency an attractive opportunity as well as a risky market to speculate on.

Bitcoin’s volatility makes the cryptocurrency an attractive opportunity as well as a risky market to speculate on.
Cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin and Ethereum which have recently taken the financial world by storm, are now accepted as investment tools. As difficult as it is to open an account on a cryptocurrency exchange and invest in cryptocurrencies, it is easier to do so through Forex. In addition, forex trading gives you the opportunity to earn not only when cryptocurrencies rise, but also when they fall.

Trade on popular cryptocurrencies with leverage, from bitcoin and Ethereum to ADA and NEO, on our award-winning spread betting and CFD platform. With tight spreads, fast execution, and the highest customer satisfaction in the industry.

Make a fast start for your crypto portfolio
Create your cryptocurrency portfolio today
ALB makes trading easy, fast & reliable/low commissioned.

Take advantage of crypto volatility
Trade various cryptocurrencies without owning the underlying assets. Go long or short Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, and Ripple without the need for a wallet or exchange.

It should be noted that most Forex/CFD platforms trade cryptocurrency contracts for difference (CFD). In other words, the trader signs a contract with her CFD provider for the underlying asset (e.g. Bitcoin). These derivatives are based on price fluctuations of the underlying asset but do not involve the exchange or ownership of the digital cryptocurrency itself.

This means there is no real cryptocurrency to exchange and no wallets or addresses to worry about. This also reduces the risk of hacking, which poses a real threat to even the best and most reliable cryptocurrency exchanges. CFD traders can focus on how to take advantage of market movements. If you have a BUY position and the selling price of the cryptocurrency exceeds the opening buying price, you will profit from cryptocurrency trading on the Forex/CFD platform. If you have a short position, you can make a profit when the buy price of the cryptocurrency falls below the opening sell price. Conversely, a long position is lost when the selling price falls below the open buy price, and a short position is lost when the buy price rises above the open sell price.

The cryptocurrency market has grown in popularity in recent years, opening up many opportunities for traders to speculate on market prices. But before opening a position, it is important to know how to trade cryptocurrencies. That's why we've put together a list of everything you need to know to get started.

Advantages

Trade Bitcoin with ALB and benefit from the advantages:

Go short as well as long
No need to open an exchange account
Take a position on Bitcoin when you expect it to rise or fall in value
Utilise margin, deal Bitcoin without tying massive amounts of capital

Cryptos FAQs

Here are our answers to your frequently asked questions about:

Yes. At present, ALB offers five of the most popular crypto currencies to trade including:

-  Bitcoin

-  Bitcoin Cash

-  Ethereum

-  Litecoin

-  Ripple

-  Avalanche

-  Binance

-  Cardano

-  Chainlink

-  EOS

-  IOTA

-  NEO

-  Polkadot

-  Solana

-  Stellar

No, since you are not actually purchasing the cryptocurrency outright when you trade spot cryptocurrencies, there is no need to have a virtual wallet to store them.

Bitcoin was the first decentralised cryptocurrency. Created in 2009, Bitcoin uses blockchain verification technology to secure and protect peer-to-peer transactions. Like other cryptocurrencies, Bitcoin is decentralised and not regulated by a central bank or any one government.

Ethereum is a popular open-source, decentralized cryptocurrency platform and operating system created in 2015 that uses blockchain technology for security. “ Ethereum ” or “ether” are both terms used when referring to the cryptocurrency generated by the Ethereum platform.

DeFi is short for “ decentralized finance. ” It’s a catch-all term for financial applications that are built on decentralized protocols, such as Ethereum.

 

DeFi offers a number of benefits, including the ability to earn interest on digital assets, the ability to use alternative currencies, and the ability to trade digital assets without intermediaries.

Some popular DeFi applications include lending and borrowing platforms, stablecoins, tokenized BTC, and trading platforms.

If you’re interested in using DeFi applications, you can start by creating an account on a de centralized exchange, such as 0x Protocol or Kyber Network. You can also use a lending and borrowing platform, such as MakerDAO or Compound.

DeFi is still a new and emerging technology, and it’s important to be aware of the risks before getting started. Some risks associated with DeFi include platform risk, liquidity risk, and smart contract risk.

Crypto CFDs work through traders making predictions about the future of digital currencies. In either case, the trader is required to deposit a small portion of the asset's value as collateral (of some kind) for trading.

Crypto CFDs offer an opportunity to effectively profit by betting on the future movement of a particular cryptocurrency without having to stake a high amount of your capital. However, as with traditional stock market CFD trading, there are risks involved. The main reason is that although no initial capital is required, losses must be covered. 

Similar to his traditional CFDs, this type of trading allows the trader to take advantage of market fluctuations. CFDs or Contracts for Difference allow you to make predictions or speculations about future price movements of certain crypto-assets.CFDs are contracts that pay the difference between the opening and closing prices. Traders need to correctly predict when the price will move. This type of trading allows you to trade cryptocurrencies in pairs. The currency pairs you can trade are:

-  BITCOIN
-  ETHEREUM
-  RIPPLE
-  LITECOIN
-  AVALANCHE
-  EOS
-  BINANCE
-  CARDANO
-  CHAINLINK
-  NEO
-  POLKADOT
-  SOLANA
-  STELLAR
-  IOTA
-  BITCOIN CASH

Despite these limited trading pairs, the profit potential is still there. For those new to crypto CFD trading, it makes sense to only use one or two trading pairs when learning the basics.

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RISK PROBABILITY: CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 64.99% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with ALB Limited. These products may not be suitable for all investors. Please make sure that you fully understand the risks involved and seek independent advice if necessary. You should consider whether you understand how CFDs work and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money. The value of your investment may go down as well as up.

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