I. Limit Order (Buy Side)

Let's say you want to buy BTC with USDC.

1. Select Buy.
2. Select Limit Order.
3. Enter the Amount you would like to buy. You can do this in one of two ways:

  • Select a percentage of your current USDC balance that you would like to exchange for BTC.
    E.g. If you select BTC/USDC as the market, have $10,000 USDC in your wallet, and BTC Market Price is $10,000: If you click on 100%, the Amount field will reflect 1 BTC.If you select 75%, the Amount field reflect 0.75 BTC, and so forth.
  • Enter an amount. Type in the exact amount of BTC you want to buy, the minimum being 0.001.

4. Enter Limit Price and type in the price you want to buy BTC at.
5. Click on Place Buy Order.

II. Limit Order (Sell Side)

Let's say you are looking to sell BTC.

1. Select Sell.
2. Select Limit Order.
3. Enter the Amount you would like to sell. You can do so in one of two ways:

  • Select a percentage of your current BTC balance you would like to sell.
    E.g. If you select BTC/USDC as the market, have 1 BTC in your wallet, and BTC Market Price is $10,000: If you have 1 BTC and click on 100%, the Amount field will reflect 1 BTC.
    If you select 75% then the Amount field will reflect 0.75 BTC, and so forth.
  • Enter an Amount. Type in the amount of BTC you want to sell., the minimum being is 0.001.

4. Enter Limit Price and type in the price you want to sell your BTC at.

5. Click on Place Sell Order.

III. Advanced Limit Order

Select Advanced to access the market order advanced settings.

1. If you decide to make this order Hidden, your order will not be visible on the Order Book.
2. Time in Force:

  • Good Till Cancel: Selecting this option will keep your order live in the order book until the order is filled or canceled.
  • Post Only: If you select this option, your order will be rejected if it instantly finds a matching order upon order placement. Your order can only be live if it enters the order book waiting for future matches.
  • FOK: or Fill or Kill. If you select this option, your order will only be filled in its entirety or be rejected immediately. There is no option to partially fill the order.
  • IOC: or Immediate or Cancel. Selecting this option will execute all or part of the order and cancel any remaining portion that isn't immediately filled.

For further assistance or more information, please contact our Customer Support team via help@equos.io or click on the chat widget at the bottom right-hand side of the EQUOS page.

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