It features a large number of popular cryptocurrencies and altcoins. On the platform users can apply to a coin listing in order to trade their favorite currency. Like most crypto-exchanges, BTC-Alpha has a two-step verification system (2FA), however completely anonymous trading is not allowed. BTC-Alpha offers trading in Litecoin, Ethereum, Ethereum Classic, Monero, Zcash, PRISM, and others. Currently, there are 25 pairs available on its platform, the most popular being BTC/USD and ETH/USD (judjing by their trading volumes). BTC-Alpha offers its services via a browser-based trading platform equipped with technical indicators, charting options and add-ons, provided by TradingView. There is a neat order book, Trade history window, Chatbox, as well as the latest tweets of the company. Although BTC-Alpha supports fiat currencies, it does not allow tranfers via bank wire, nor credit card payments – one of the most convenient and popular payment methods. Instead, its users can make blockchain transfers and deposit/withdraw USD via AdvCash, Perfect and Apha Code. Apart from not allowing bank wire and credit card payments, BTC-Alpha charges some fees on deposits and withdrawals, which are not to be underestimated. Like most similar venues, it does not charge blockchain deposits, however, certain fees apply to withdrawals. For example 0.001 BTC, 0.1 ETH, etc. BTC-Alpha does not claim to keep clients` assets in cold storage.
Trading volumes on the exchange
Distribution of volumes by pairs
Currency traded on the exchange