Live in Australia and want to buy cryptocurrencies like bitcoin (BTC) with Australian dollars (AUD)? Below, we at Nugget’s News highlight our recommended Australian crypto exchanges, brokers, and payment gateways.
Sign up to these crypto exchanges and brokers if you’re after a simple way to buy popular cryptocurrencies like BTC and Ethereum’s ETH token. (Learn about crypto exchanges and crypto brokers.)
CoinSpot is one of Australia’s most popular cryptocurrency exchanges. Optimised for newcomers of the cryptocurrency ecosystem, CoinSpot can be accessed from multiple devices and supports over 100 cryptocurrencies.
Independent Reserve (Exchange)
Another of Australia’s oldest and most reliable crypto exchanges, Independent Reserve is super easy to navigate. Australian residents may be eligible for a so-called FastTrack account. If you open a FastTrack account, Independent Reserve gives you instant access to deposit funds and trade.
FTX is a crypto exchange known for its unique, innovative suite of tradable crypto products. These include industry-first derivatives, options, volatility products and leveraged cryptocurrencies. With FTX, you are able to deposit AUD. To be able to place a trade, however, you need to convert your AUD on FTX into U.S. dollars (USD).
Caleb & Brown (Broker)
Caleb & Brown is an award-winning crypto brokerage registered with the Australian Transaction Reports and Analysis Centre (AUSTRAC). The Caleb & Brown team specialise in high-volume trading of cryptocurrencies in amounts ranging from $5,000 to $100 million. Verified Caleb & Brown clients can buy up to $2 million in cryptocurrency daily, prior to bank deposit clearance. More about Caleb & Brown. Watch Nugget’s News’ interview with Caleb & Brown.
Crypto Exchanges & Nugget’s News
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Crypto Brokers & Nugget’s News
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For those Australians looking to sell, read our guide on where to sell bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies for AUD in Australia.