Cryptocurrency trading operates in a similar way to stock trading, but is restricted to cryptocurrency exchanges. Many exchanges use a tiered fee structure based on a percentage of a user's 30-day trading volume. It is crucial to understand the fees associated with cryptocurrency trading in order to develop strategies that optimize profits.


Cryptocurrency exchange fees can vary greatly depending on the exchange chosen. Some exchanges charge a flat fee for all trades, while others charge a percentage of the trade amount. Some exchanges also offer discounts to users who hold specific memberships or who trade large volumes.


Here are some examples of cryptocurrency exchange fees:


Kraken: 0.16% for makers and 0.26% for takers on most trades, with discounts available for users who hold the exchange's native token (XBT) or who trade large volumes.


BingX: As low as 0.075% for makers and takers on most trades.


Please see the table below for a quick overview:

Exchange/ Fees



Maker Fee



Taker Fee




It's important to note that these fees are just examples and can change over time. It's advisable to check the current fee schedule for the exchange being considered and compare fees across different exchanges to find the one that offers the most competitive rates.