How to Buy Tezos (XTZ) in Japan

A Step-by-Step-Guide on how to buy Tezos (XTZ) in Japan

Step 1 – Signup to Kraken

In the beginning you'll need to buy units of the top-tier currencies. Exchanges commonly accept either ETH (Ethereum) or BTC (Bitcoin) in exchange for alternative Coins. Click the button below for registration and receive your welcome Ethereum or Bitcoin.

Step 2 – Transfer Your Ethereum or Bitcoin to an Crypto Trader

Your Ethereum (ETH) or Bitcoin (BTC) will need to be sent over to an Crypto Exchange now. All exchanges have a deposit form that is identical. Tezos (XTZ) is available on Binance, so we're going to use that as an example. Not sure on how to send Coinbase funds to an Cryptocurrency Exchange? (Follow this manual)

Make sure you have selected the precise coin you wish to deposit.

Bitcoin must be sent to a BTC deposit address, Ethereum to an ETH deposit address, and so on. In the case you're working with a decentralized exchange, such as Airswap or DDEX could be opposed (Follow these easy steps).

Step 3 – Find Tezos (XTZ)

Once your deposit has been verified, you'll now have access to your funds and you can initiate buying and trading. To invest in Tezos (XTZ) on Binance, you will want to hover over the “Exchange” tab and then mouse click on “Basic”.

In order to spot Tezos (XTZ), you'll need to put the short name of the asset (XTZ) into the search-box, which is marked in the graphic. Be certain of having choosen the right pairing, we've highlighted this too. Click on “XTZ/BTC” to go ahead.

Step 4 – Acquisition of Tezos (XTZ)

As soon as you've found (XTZ) Tezos, you will be presented with a Price Chart (in the Center of the image) and some Order Books (on the Left of the image). And now we are creating our Limit Order.

The field with the “Price” tag will be filled automatically with the most up-to-date rate (XTZ) Tezos was sold for. You can change this to your preferred price. The field with the “Amount” tag is the volumen of XTZ you wish to buy. The field with the “Total” tag is the total price in Bitcoin that you'll settle for the whole volumen of XTZ.

When you are glad, click on “Buy XTZ”. Your plan will be filled as soon as a Vendor trades their XTZ for the price you introduced.

Step 5 – Withdraw Tezos (XTZ)

Unless you are regularly trading, best advise is not to keep coins on an Cryptocurrency Exchange for an longer time period. To withdraw your (XTZ) Tezos, go to the tab called “Funds” and click on “Withdraw”. Tezos (XTZ) can be safely stored using a Wallet, for example MyEtherWallet. (MyEtherWallet Setup Guide)

Locate Tezos (XTZ) by using the given drop-down box. Drop in the volumen of (XTZ) Tezos you would wish to take off. Take into account the shown minimus/fees. Also make sure you have filled your precise withdraw address.

If you're happy, make a mouse click on “Submit”. You could be requested for verfication via phone/email ahead of a take off.

Congratulations! You've successfully bought and stored Tezos (XTZ) in Japan.

That's it!

Take offs from Crypto Trader can take anywhere from 1 – 30 minutes (rely on usage of the network). Once you have confirmed your take off using Ethplorer.io or Etherscan.io and the (XTZ) Tezos is stored within your wallet, you are finished.