How to Buy Haven
Choose an Exchange
Haven (XHV) can be purchased from various cryptocurrency exchanges. This process is simple and usually requires you to buy BTC or USDT first and then trade it for XHV.
When using Kucoin you will need to buy BTC or USDT and trade it for XHV. Kucoin has fiat support and good liquidity, it requires KYC above five BTC per day.
When using Bittrex you will need to buy BTC and trade it for XHV. Bittrex has fiat support and good liquidity, it requires KYC above two BTC per day.
Tradeogre allows exchanges between cryptocurrencies. You cannot buy XHV with fiat currencies such as GBP or USD. There is no KYC on TradeOgre.
All Supported Exchanges
The full list of supporting exchanges has been listed below with some extra details to help you with making your decision. Take a look at the below table to see which one works the best for you and click the exchange name to visit and buy XHV.
|Bittrex||CEX||USA||Yes (2 BTC>)||USD / EUR||BTC/XHV||High|
|KuCoin||CEX||China||Yes (5 BTC>)||USD / EUR / GBP / etc (buy only)||BTC/XHV|
|Instaswap||CEX||Greece||Yes – Level dependant on value||EUR / GBP (buy only)||Broker from almost any currency||Based on brokerage opportunity|
|Abra||CEX||USA||Yes||Yes – Full||BTC/XHV||Low|
|CoinEx||CEX||Hong Kong||Yes||Yes – Full||BTC/XHV|
To acquire Haven (XHV) you will need to exchange it for another crypto asset such as Bitcoin or Tether.
DEX – Decentralized exchanges are a type of cryptocurrency exchange that allows for direct peer-to-peer cryptocurrency transactions to take place online securely and without the need for an intermediary.
CEX – Centralized exchanges are trading platforms that function like traditional brokerage or stock markets. A CEX is owned and operated by a company that maintains total control over all transactions.
Know Your Customer – A process required to validate your identity. Usually, this has various levels of validation.
Can you purchase assets using traditional currencies such as USD and GBP?
How much of the asset is available to purchase on the exchange?
Continue Your Haven Journey
Once your holding Haven on an exchange, the next step is to move it into your Haven Vault.
Step 1. Create a Vault
As with any other blockchain technology, your account and assets are stored on the blockchain. Your Haven Vault is your key, to access your assets. You have a number of vault choices.
Step 2. Buy Haven
Haven (XHV) can be purchased from various cryptocurrency exchanges. This process is simple and usually requires you to buy BTC or USDT first and exchange this for XHV.
Step 3. Move Funds into Your Vault
Move your XHV, xUSD, or xAssets into your own private and secure Haven Vault and gain full control.