How to buy FTX (FTT) in the UK

Learn how to buy FTX (FTT) in our step-by-step guide.

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FTX (FTT) is a typically-volatile cryptoasset, capable of major price swings in a single day. As of 12 June, FTT is trading for $1.44 (£1.13), an increase of 2.90% against $1.40 24 hours earlier. Over the past year, FTX's price has seen a barnstorming increase of 76.50%.

How to buy FTX in 4 steps

  1. Compare crypto exchanges
    The easiest way to buy FTX is from a cryptocurrency exchange. Comparing in the table below lets you find one with the features you want such as low fees, ease of use or 24-hour customer support.
  2. Create an account
    To create an account on an exchange, you will need to verify your email address and identity. Have some photo ID and your phone ready.
  3. Make a deposit
    Once verified, you can deposit funds using the payment method that best suits you – cryptocurrency, bank and card payments are widely accepted.
  4. Buy FTX
    You can now exchange your funds for FTX. On easier-to-use exchanges, this is as simple as entering the amount you want to purchase and clicking "Buy". If you like, you can now withdraw your FTX to your personal wallet.

The whole process can take as little as 15 minutes and all you'll need is a smartphone or computer, an internet connection, photo identification and a means of payment.

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Where to buy FTX

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Is it a good time to buy FTX?

Only you can make the decision about when is the best time to buy FTX. However, here are some things to consider as part of your research.

Take a look at the fundamentals of FTX. What type of coin is it? Utility, payment or governance token etc? How large is its market cap? How many coins are in circulation? All this will help you to understand how FTX works and how much risk is involved.

Also consider how has performed so far. Our charts below show you FTX's performance over time as well as its all time high.

Recent FTX developments

November 2022: FTX continues to freeze most user withdrawals. The exception to this a specific list of assets related to the Tron blockchain which can be withdrawn in limited quantities. This is a result of controversial Tron founder, Justin Sun. Read more for a list of steps you can take if you're an FTX user.
November 2022: Binance has walked away from the proposed FTX deal citing unresolvable issues with the company's situation. FTX is still looking for ways to fundraise additional capital through investment or a sale of the company and its assets. User withdrawals are currently paused
November 2022: FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried announced that the FTX exchange would be acquired by rival exchange, Binance. The news followed a reported liquidity shortage for the exchange.
December 2021: FTX US announced its user base has doubled through the fourth quarter of 2021.
December 2021: Digital payments solution Nuvei Corporation partnered with to provide the exchange's user base new instant payment options.
December 2021: Popular NBA team Golden State Warriors announced a ground-breaking partnership with FTX US. The Golden State franchise will use the exchange to mint NFTs in an attempt to enhance fan engagement.

FTX to USD and GBP calculator

Our calculator works out how much FTX would be worth in USD and GBP, depending on how much you hold or are looking to purchase.

FTT price last updated 12 June 2024, 10:06 UTC.


Frequently asked questions

*Cryptocurrencies aren't regulated in the UK and there's no protection from the Financial Ombudsman or the Financial Services Compensation Scheme. Your capital is at risk. Capital gains tax on profits may apply.

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