Frequently asked questions
Ethereum can be bought with PayPal at a few providers. These are usually CFD platforms where you can trade many other assets besides Ethereum, such as stocks and options."
You can buy Ethereum on some CFD platforms. However, with many of these providers, the investment is not in Ethereum itself, but in a CFD which only reflects the price development of Ethereum. The platforms must specify when buying whether the investment is in Ethereum itself or in CFDs.
Ethereum (ETH) is a digital currency and a system that enables the creation, management, and execution of decentralized programs (DApps) through the use of blockchain. Read our guide on Ethereum to learn more about it.
A crypto exchange (or cryptocurrency exchange) is a marketplace where buyers and sellers trade cryptocurrencies. Just like regular stock exchanges, a cryptocurrency exchange serves as a middleman who sets the market price at which an equal number of buyers and sellers can be found.
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