Trading

Handy tips and tutorials on using our trading features

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31 articles in this collection
Written by Alex Harper, Angus Goldman, Kurt Hogan and 6 others

Demo Mode

How to access and use Demo Mode (Paper trading)
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Written by Angus Goldman
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Changing Your Base Currency

Want to trade with AUD, USD or BTC?
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Written by Kyle Edwards
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Price Alerts

Find out how to create and manage price alerts for your favourite crypto coins!
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Written by Benjamin Krupski
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Navigating between AUD and USD

Here we have outlined the difference between trading in USD vs AUD and how to navigate between them
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Written by Matt B
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Risk Management - The Impact of a Stop Loss

Build Equity - Learn how a Stop-Loss can help grow your investment 📈
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Written by Pav Hundal
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What fees do you charge?

Detailed info on the fee structure and why Swyftx takes the best approach to low-cost trading.
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Written by Alex Harper
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How to use our new Swap feature!

Learn how to trade from currency to currency seamlessly with our new Swap feature.
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Written by Brooke White
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What is Slippage?

Getting filled at prices outside what you estimated?
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Written by Pav Hundal
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How to clean up those pesky small balances.

Have some balances that are too small to sell? Dust em up!
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Written by Kurt Hogan
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Diversification and Asset Allocation

How to spread your investments to maximize profit and minimize risk!
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Written by Matt B
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Why are the buy and sell prices different?

Understand how price are calculated on Swyftx and why price changes with order size.
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Written by Alex Harper
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The Need to Knows

The important facts about order types, how Swyftx limits assets and what checks are in place for available balances.
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Written by Alex Harper
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How to use the Chart tools

We know navigating the chart tools and functions can be difficult so we've made it easy with this simple guide to your charts!
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Written by Pav Hundal
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Does Swyftx offer leverage trading?

Leverage Trading with Swyftx
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Written by Matt B
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Cryptocurrency Bundles

What are they, and how to use them
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Written by Pav Hundal
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What's the difference between the Ask, Bid and Mid?

Here we explain why different pages may show different prices for an asset and why.
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Written by Matt B
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Why are prices different between exchanges?

Understand why prices differentiate between other Australian exchanges.
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Written by Kurt Hogan
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How to place an Instant Buy/Sell Order?

See how easy it is to buy and sell assets on Swyftx.
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Written by Luka
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What is an order book?

Get a better understanding of what's really going on behind the scenes when you place trades.
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Written by Alex Harper
Updated over a week ago

Best practices for placing orders

Find out how the limited asset is very important when setting stop and limit orders and learn how to avoid insufficient balance errors
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Written by Alex Harper
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What is a Stop Order?

Understand how to use stop orders in practise with basic examples.
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Written by Alex Harper
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How to place a Stop Loss Order?

Find out how to properly place a stop loss order using Swyftx's stop sell order type.
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Written by Alex Harper
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How to use the Percentage Based trade bar

Here at Swyftx we've added a percentage based trade bar to make placing your orders easier.
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Written by Matt B
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How to place a Take Profit order?

Find out how to properly place a take profit order using Swyftx's limit sell order type.
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Written by Alex Harper
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How to create an API Key

The steps to creating an API Key for your swyftx account
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Written by Matt B
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What is a Limit Order?

Understand how to use limit orders in practise with basic examples.
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Written by Alex Harper
Updated over a week ago

What is a recurring order and how is it useful?

Find out how to set up a recurring order.
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Written by Kurt Hogan
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What is a Market Order?

Learn what market orders are, how they are traded and why Swyftx uses them.
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Written by Alex Harper
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What does the low market volume warning mean?

What does low liquidity mean for my orders?
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Written by Matt B
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How to setup a Recurring Order

Learn how to setup a Recurring Order.
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Written by Angus Goldman
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How to place OCO Orders?

Everything you need to know when managing multiple orders for a trade.
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Written by Alex Harper
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