How to Buy Tezos (XTZ) in Russia

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

Step 1 – Join CEX.io

In the beginning you'll need to buy one of the top-tier coins. Exchanges normally accept either Ethereum or Bitcoin in exchange for any other Cryptocurrency. Click below to register and to get your first BTC (Bitcoin) or ETH (Ethereum).

Step 2 – Transfer Your Bitcoin (BTC) or Ethereum (ETH) to an Exchange

Your ETH (Ethereum) or BTC (Bitcoin) will need to be sent over to an Crypto Trader now. Every exchange has a deposit form that is alike. Tezos (XTZ) is accessible on Binance, so we're going to use that as an example. Unsure on how to send funds from Coinbase to an Crypto Trader? (Just follow this guide)

Make sure you have chosen the exact coin you wish to deposit.

Bitcoin must be sent to a Bitcoin deposit address, Ethereum to an Ethereum deposit address, etc. If you are using a decentralized exchange, like Airswap or DDEX could be divergent (Just follow these easy steps).

Step 3 – Locate Tezos (XTZ)

As soon as your deposit has been approved, you'll immediately have access to your funds and you can initiate purchasing and trading. To purchase (XTZ) Tezos on Binance, you'll want to hover over the “Exchange” tab and then click on “Basic”.

To locate (XTZ) Tezos, you will need to insert the cointype (XTZ) into the search-box, which is marked in the picture. Be certain of having selected the right pairing, we have highlighted this too. Click on “XTZ/BTC” to continue.

Step 4 – Buy Tezos (XTZ)

After you've located (XTZ) Tezos, you will be presented with a Chart with Prices (in the Center of the image) and a few Order Books (on the Left of the picture). Next we're going to create our Limit Order.

The field with the “Price” tag will be filled automatically with the most recent valuation Tezos (XTZ) was traded for. This can be changed to your favoured price. The field with the “Amount” tag is the quantity of XTZ you wish to buy. The field with the “Total” tag is the total price in BTC that you will settle for the complete quantity of XTZ.

When you're glad, make a mouse click on “Buy XTZ”. Your order will be filled when a Seller trades their XTZ for the price you gave.

Step 5 – Withdraw (XTZ) Tezos

Unless you're regularly trading, best advise is not to keep crypto on an Crypto Trader for an extended time frame. In order to withdraw your (XTZ) Tezos, go to the “Funds” tab and mouse click on “Withdraw”. Tezos (XTZ) can be safely stored using a Wallet, for instance MyEtherWallet. (MyEtherWallet Setup Guide)

Find (XTZ) Tezos by using the provided drop-down box. Drop in the amount of Tezos (XTZ) you'd like to withdraw. Don't forget the displayed fees/minimums. Also make sure you have entered your precise withdraw address.

If you're satisfied, click “Submit”. You could be asked for email/phone verification ahead of a take off.

Congratulations! You have successfully purchased and safed (XTZ) Tezos in Russia.

That's it!

Take offs from Crypto Trader can durate anywhere from 1 – 30 minutes (depending on network usage). As soon as you have proved your withdrawal with Etherscan.io or Ethplorer.io and the (XTZ) Tezos is safe in your wallet, you are done.