Buying digital currency could not be easier. Simply deposit money from your bank account into your ChainEX account, then use that fiat currency to trade on the markets to obtain digital currency.


Follow these simple steps to buy digital currency:

  1. Navigate and log into https://.chainex.io

  2. Ensure that you are at least on verification level 1 (there are no fiat trading on level 0), on how to reach verification level 1, follow the steps here.

  3. Select “Markets”, on the top right.

  4. On the top left, you will see “Markets”. Under markets, select ZAR.

  5. Then select the pairing you would like to trade in - e.g. BTC/ZAR

  6. Navigate to the centre of the page beneath the Price chart and you will see BUY BTC. Fill in all the necessary information required to make the trade.

  7. Then select “BUY”.