How Do I Create an Instant Order?

You can buy or sell crypto* by creating an Instant order at any time. All fields are editable, thus you can customize your order at your convenience. For this:

    1. Within the Trade tab of the Crypto section of your Skrill account choose between BUY or SELL.

    2. Within the Instant tab select the currency you want to trade from the associated drop-down menu. You can choose to exchange between your Fiat or Bitcoin balance against any of the other cryptocurrencies. On the price chart next to the trade panel you can see the price fluctuation for the selected currency. For your convenience, your available balance is also indicated under each one of the currency selectors.


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    3. Enter the amount you want to spend or receive. You can also choose to buy or sell a percentage of your available balance.

    4. Check the summary of the transaction and confirm it.

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Good to note:

  • Money deposited with credit / debit card, paysafecard or Paysafecash can't be used for crypto exchange.
  • You can trade with your Bitcoin balance only if you already have such available.
  • On the price chart you can see the fluctuation of the price for a date range of an hour, day, week, month or a year. You can select the date range from the drop-down menu within the chart.


How soon will my cryptocurrency balance appear in my Skrill account?

The exchange happens instantly, and your cryptocurrency balance will appear in 1-2 seconds after the exchange is confirmed.


What are the fees and the limits?

You can check the fees and the limits within the Trade tab of the Crypto section.

For more information about the fees visit our Fees page.  

If you exchange Bitcoin for another cryptocurrency, the deducted fee will be collected in Bitcoin.

The currency exchange rates are received directly from our exchange provider Coinbase and are updated every 5 seconds.        



*The service is currently available in selected states only. If you see a Crypto section under TRADE (on the left side in your account account), this means that the service is available for you.