Why Choose Us?

A few key reasons why you should consider trading on our platform.

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Fees aren't meant to break the bank

We pride ourselves in running one of the most affordable exchanges globally by a very large margin - so large that traders using our platform can save up to 70% on trading fees alone.

This in turn allows more trades to take place and thus allowing a fluid trading environment. Our fee structure can be found on our Fees and Limits page.

Legal and Regulatory Compliance

BITVAST (Pty) LTD - Registered in South Africa (Reg No. 2017/485842/07), follows all local KYC / AML laws closely and maintains strong links with local banks and regulatory bodies. Assuring our users that we are legally sound.

Our AML / KYC policies and practices can be found here.

Bank Grade Security

BITVAST applies ISO27001 and PCI DSS standards across our platform as well as deploying bank grade security with AES256 encryption keys. Providing a secure environment for our traders to use on a daily basis will always be our top priority for our platform. 100% of all user assets are stored safely offline in cold storage. (Yes, 100%!)

Every withdrawal is made manually by our team, ensuring absolute safety.

Advanced & Transparent platform

Our platform includes a high-performance matching engine ensuring all your trades are successful. We offer both an easy to use buy/sell interface as well as a complex trading interface for our advanced users.

Variety is key

The cryptocurrency market consists of many alternatives to bitcoin from an investment or trading standpoint. Our platform allows traders to access a decent amount of these CryptoCurrencies.

Our vast array of trading pairs can be found on our Markets page.

Dedicated Support Team

We know how important assistance can be when trading on an exchange - In a market that runs 24/7, the support should too! Our support team works around-the-clock to help our traders with account verification, support requests, general questions and processing deposits / withdrawals for both fiat and cryptocurrency.

Fee Comparison
Global Average
Trading Fees
0.25% - 0.40%
Market Spread
0.01% -0.05%
0.25% - 0.5%