Ranging from BTMs (Bitcoin ATMs), embassies, and exchanges, cryptocurrencies can be bought and traded at multiple locations worldwide.
Cryptocurrency exchanges are websites where you can buy, sell, or exchange cryptocurrencies for other digital currencies or traditional currencies such as US dollars or Ghana Cedis. There are three types of exchanges:
- Trading Platforms
- Direct Trading
Amongst a number of host platforms, some of the best cryptocurrency exchanges based on user friendliness, accessibility, fees, and security are:
- Coinbase– one of the most popular and well-known cryptocurrency broker/trading platform in the world
- Kraken– is the largest Bitcoin exchange in euro volume and liquidity and is a partner in the first cryptocurrency bank.
- io– The platform lets users easily trade fiat money with cryptocurrencies and conversely cryptocurrencies for fiat money.
- Poloniex and many others.