How to buy IOTA?

Step 1: Register on Bitfinex

Register on Bitfinex using this link to get 6% off trading fees. No code required, just use the link below to sign up.

Bitfinex Homepage


Step 2: Click on 'SIGN UP' or 'OPEN ACCOUNT'

Bitfinex Sign Up

Alternatively, if you didn't use the link above, you can manual copy this code and use it at sign up jvMiVuUv

Bitfinex Signup with Referral Code

Bitfinex Sign Up with Referral Code


Step 3: Confirm your Email

Bitfinex Email Confirmation

Step 4: Welcome to the Bitfinex trading page

Bitfinex Logged In

Step 5: Deposit some Bitcoin or USD

Bitfinex Deposit

Step 5: Select Trading > IOTA > IOTA/USD

Bitfinex Menu

Step 6: Select 'MARKET ORDER', and put how many MIOTA you want to buy. MIOTA stands for MegaIOTA.

Bitfinex IOTA Market Order

Alternatively you can use a limit order to buy or sell IOTA. The difference is that with a limit order, you can decide at what price you buy or sell.

Bitfinex IOTA Limit Order

Here we see that I have placed a limit order to sell 5 MIOTA at 0.46553USD per 1 MIOTA.

IOTA Limit Order Placed

Step 7: IOTA purchase complete. The market order was executed at the current market rate. You are the proud owner of some IOTA.

Bitfinex IOTA Market Order Purchase

Alternatively, if you did a limit order, you would see the following. In this case I sold the 5 MIOTA using a limit order.

Bitfinex IOTA Limit Order Complete

Step 8: Keep your newly purchased IOTA safe.