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SEPA, Bank wire, Astropay, Crypto, Debit card, Credit card, eCheck


SEPA, Bank wire, Debit card, Credit card, Crypto, Gold


5 New Street Square, London EC4A 3TW

This first European Bitcoin exchange is based in Luxembourg. Bitstamp became sixth largest exchange and for the first six months of 2017 reached value of 12 million € in exchange processed transactions. It controls about 8,9% of the market. Bitstamp suspended its service after a hack during which less than 19,000 bitcoins were stolen in legendary January 2015 but it was reopened nearly a week later.


  1. Transaction fee - from 0,2 to 3%
  2. International wire deposits 0,05% (minimum of 7,5€)
  3. International wire withdrawals 0,09% (minimum of 15€), minimum withdraw is 50€
  4. USD/EUR Trades 0,20%
  5. Trading  0,25% per month for amount lower than 20.000€ and 0,1% per month with volume higher that 20.million €

Bitstamp charges for additional services and operational fees (f.e. Decline cash withdraws (0,55€), monthly account fee (1,95€), dormancy fee (1,95€).

Date and place of establishment: 2011 Slovenia

Country of origin: Slovenia, since 2016 moved to Luxembourg

Verification: First of all you need to get your account successfully verified and you will need following::

Your high-quality pictures ( minimum resolution is 300 dpi)

Valid ID ( double page of your passport / both sides of nation ID card / both sides of international driving license; all document must be visible in the entirety)

Proof of residency ( paper document, not older than 3 months, addressed to your name and home address such as bank statement or home bill, tax return etc.)

All verification process takes more than 3 days.Once the verification process is done you will receive an email to inform you that your account is verified so you will be able to deposit funds

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