Cryptocurrencies have been around since the early 2000’s. Bitcoin, the first, was invented by an unknown programmer (or
group of programmers), under the name Satoshi Nakamoto. Bitcoin, a cryptocurrency, and digital payment system was released
as open source software in 2009.
Against the USD, Bitcoin (BTCUSD) has seen a dramatic rise over the last few months, breaking through the $1,000 level and hovering around the $19,000 level since around January 2018. Cryptocurrencies come in many shapes and sizes. SM-INVEST currently offers Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, Ripple and Dashcoin CFD trading against the USD.
Please note that forex trading and trading in other leveraged products involves a significant level of risk and is not suitable for all investors. Trading in financial instruments may result in losses as well as profits and your losses can be greater than your initial invested capital. Before undertaking any such transactions, you should ensure that you fully understand the risks involved and seek independent advice if necessary. Please read and ensure you fully understand our Risk Disclosure.
SM-INVEST is a trading name of Scope Markets Ltd. Financial Services are provided by Scope Markets Limited, registration number 145,138 (registered address: 5 Cork street, Belize City, Belize).Scope Markets Ltd is regulated by the International Financial Services Commission of Belize (IFSC) the license numbers 000274/58 and 000274/57.
Jurisdictions and restrictions
SM-INVEST does not offer its services to the residents of certain jurisdictions such as EU Member States, Iceland, Norway, Liechtenstein, Afghanistan, Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Ghana, Iran (Islamic Republic of), Iraq, Libya, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nicaragua, Panama, Somalia, Syrian Arab Republic, Uganda, United States of America, Yemen, Zimbabwe and Canada. Please check Restricted Countries.
CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage.
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