Buy cryptocurrency easily at Knaken

If you are a verified user, you can sell cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin (BTC) and ethereum (ETH) at any time of the day. Every day we process payouts to bank accounts within Europe.


• Buy cryptocurrency
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• The best rates

Buy Cryptocurrency

Maximum order amount is €10.000
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What is Bitcoin (BTC)?

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Bitcoin is the oldest and best-known cryptocurrency in the crypto market.
Bitcoin makes it possible to securely send digital money over the internet without involving banks or other intermediaries.
The transactions made with bitcoin are recorded on a blockchain. You store your BTC in your cryptocurrency wallet, of which the private key is an essential piece of information. This key is the key to your bitcoin.
For more information about bitcoin, you can always take a look at our frequently asked questions page.

How to buy bitcoin?

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you want to buy.
You'll immediately see the exact amount you have to pay and how much cryptocurrency you receive for that amount. Click on "buy", select your bank and follow the payment instructions shown.
The cryptocurrency you have purchased will be deposited in your wallet almost immediately once the transaction is confirmed.

What can you do with cryptocurrency?

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Cryptocurrencies are digital money and, in a way, resemble fiat currencies like the euro and dollar.
The difference, however, is that when sending cryptocurrency, you don't need a middleman like a bank. It is a fully decentralized system where transactions are registered on a blockchain.
Many see it as the future of money. More and more companies are accepting payments in cryptocurrency.
For example, you can order a pizza via Thuisbezorgd and pay with bitcoin!
Furthermore, with bitcoin, you can actively trade, save (HODL) or use it to cheaply send money to friends and family on the other side of the world.

Can you invest in cryptocurrency?

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Cryptocurrency rates are often volatile. This volatility means the value of a cryptocurrency can fluctuate greatly.
Investing in cryptocurrency is, therefore, very risky because their prices can drop significantly within a short time frame.
Of course, this also applies to the upside; your cryptocurrency can also increase in value very quickly.

Buy cryptocurrency safely with iDEAL

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Buy cryptocurrencies safely and easily via Knaken. You can pay with iDEAL, a reliable and secure payment method. By arranging our systems in such a way that the cryptocurrency is stored offline (cold storage) in combination with our encrypted systems, we can guarantee the security of your transactions.