In this article, we focus on the crypto derivative exchanges with the lowest fees for futures and perpetual.
We will cover some of the top crypto trading platforms like Kucoin, Binance, Bybit, and FTX.
Best Ethereum ETH Trading Site for UK users
We will analyze the best Ethereum ETH trading site for UK users with regard to
- Binance and Kucoin have the lowest Ethereum ETH spot trading fees
- Binance, Crypto.com, and Coinbase have the most trading volume in ETH/USDT spot market
- Binance has the lowest Futures and Perpetual Trading Fees in BUSD denominated derivative markets. In USDT denominated derivative markets FTX, Kucoin and Bybit can compete with Binance with similar trading fees.
- Binance and MEXC have the most trading volume in ETH futures and perpetual
- Binance and Crypto.com have the best deposit methods
Note: KuCoin and OKX allow US citizens to register but they don’t hold a US license
Lowest Ethereum ETH Trading Fees for Spot Markets
The lowest Ethereum ETH trading fees on spot markets were analyzed and plotted in the graph below.
As you can see, Binance and Kucoin have very similar trading fees.
Kucoin and Binance fees are presented under two conditions
- You have signed up via our referral link (-20% on all trading fees)
- You have opted in to pay trading fees with their native coin, respectively (BNB and KCS). -25% for Binance and -20% for Kucoin.
Ethereum ETH Spot Trading Volume
In the screenshot from Coingecko you find the most traded Ethereum ETH spot markets in terms of 24h USD trading volume.
Also, you find the “Volume %” of the total trading volume of ell ETH markets. Binance holds 9.83% of the total ETH spot trading volume just in the ETH/USDT pair. In addition, Binance holds additional trading volumes in ETH/BUSD and ETH/BTC.
Screenshot from Coingecko 2022-04-12.
Ethereum ETH Futures and Perpetuals Trading Fees
You find the lowest perpetual and futures trading fees at Binance in the BUSD denominated derivative markets.
Otherwise, the fees are very similar among some of the largest derivative trading platforms.
In the graph below we compared FTX, Bybit, Kucoin, and Binance. As you can see FTX, Bybit and Kucoin are very close to each other along with the whole graph while Binance is outstanding in both maker and taker fees. However, it’s important to note that these fees belong to the BUSD markets. In the USDT markets. Binance places itself among the other trading exchanges compared in the graph below.
Ethereum ETH Futures and Perpetuals Trading Volume
In the table below, you find the trading volumes in either billion (B) worth of USD equivalents or million (M) worth of USD equivalents.
As you can see in the table, FTX doesn’t have USDT denominated perpetual. Of course, only Binance supports BUSD supported perpetual. Important to note is that BUSD denominated futures and perpetual have the lowest trading fees among all crypto exchanges.
ETH 0624 Future means that this trading future expires on the 24th of June.
ETH 0930 Future means that this trading future expires on the 30th of September.
When a future expires you have the ability to buy or sell the underlying asset at the current future price.
Deposit Methods for Ethereum ETH exchanges in UK
In the table below, you find the credit and debit card deposit fees for different crypto exchanges.
However, if you plan to buy cryptocurrencies for fiat currencies the best way to deposit is via bank transfer, SWIFT, or SEPA. Those methods take a bit longer time but they are always at a much lower cost and usually at ZERO cost.