Buying Cryptocurrency in the Bakkt® App

This article will provide instructions on how to purchase crypto in the Bakkt App. 

  1. From the Home screen, click on Crypto.

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2. Click Buy.

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3. Select the cryptocurrency you would like to purchase. Currently, both bitcoin and ethereum are available. 

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4. After selecting a cryptocurrency, a screen will populate showing you the following information:

  • your available balance
  • the funding source 
  • a number pad to enter the amount of crypto you would like to buy

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Please note that a message indicating the crypto purchase minimum and maximum will appear underneath the crypto purchase value. 

5. Click on Continue after entering the value for the cryptocurrency you would like to purchase. 

6. A screen showing an overview of the purchase will appear with the following information: 

  • Value of the purchase 

  • Your current available cash balance prior to purchase

  • The current value of the designated crypto

  • Transaction fee

  • Total purchase cost 

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At the bottom of the purchase overview, will be the prompt to Buy Now

7. Click Buy Now to confirm the purchase. 

8. A screen stating Congratulations! and the amount of purchased BTC will appear once the process is complete. Click Close to be directed back to the home screen. 

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Please note that if the Ethereum cryptocurrency does not appear as available for purchase, please update the Bakkt App. 

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