How to Buy Fantom (FTM)

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Interested in buying Fantom (FTM) or exploring other cryptocurrencies? This is the right place for you! KuCoin offers safe and easy ways to let you buy Fantom (FTM) instantly wherever you are! Check out all the ways you can buy FTM on KuCoin.

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Create Your Free KuCoin Account

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Buy Fantom (FTM)

Use a variety of payment options to buy Fantom on KuCoin. We'll show you how.

Choose How You Want to Buy Fantom on KuCoin

Buying cryptocurrencies is easy and intuitive on KuCoin. Let's explore the different ways of buying Fantom (FTM).

Buy Fantom (FTM) with a Credit or Debit Card

This is the easiest way for new users to purchase (FTM). Link your credit or debit card to your account, enter the purchase amount, then wait for the transaction to be completed.

Buy Fantom (FTM) via Bank Transfer

Depending on the region you are in, bank transfers are also a safe and convenient way to buy Fantom. You can purchase FTM once the funds arrive in your account.

Buy Fantom (FTM) Using Third-Party Channels

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Buy Fantom (FTM) with crypto on the KuCoin Spot Market

With support for 700+ digital assets, the KuCoin spot market is the most popular place to buy Fantom (FTM). Here's how to buy:
1. Buy stablecoins such as USDT on KuCoin using the Fast Trade service, P2P, or through third-party sellers. Alternatively, transfer your current crypto holdings from another wallet or trading platform to KuCoin. Make sure your blockchain network is correct, since depositing crypto to the wrong address may result in loss of assets.
2. Transfer your crypto to a KuCoin Trading Account. Find your desired Fantom (FTM) trading pairs in the KuCoin spot market. Place an order to exchange your existing crypto for Fantom (FTM).
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3. As soon as your order is successfully executed, you will be able to see your available Fantom (FTM) in your Trading Account.

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How to Store Fantom (FTM)

The best way to store Fantom (FTM) varies based on your needs and preferences. Review the pros and cons to find the best method of storing Fantom (FTM).

Store Fantom in Your KuCoin Account

Holding your crypto in your KuCoin account provides quick access to trading products, such as spot and futures trading, staking, lending, and more. KuCoin serves as the custodian of your crypto assets to help you avoid the hassle of securing your private keys on your own. Make sure to set up a strong password and upgrade your security settings to prevent malicious actors from accessing your funds.

Hold Your Fantom in Non-Custodial Wallets

"Not your keys, not your coins" is a widely recognized rule in the crypto community. If security is your top concern, you can withdraw your Fantom (FTM) to a non-custodial wallet. Storing Fantom (FTM) in a non-custodial or self-custodial wallet grants you complete control over your private keys. You can use any type of wallet, including hardware wallets, Web3 wallets, or paper wallets. Note that this option may be less convenient if you wish to trade your Fantom (FTM) frequently or put your assets to work. Be sure to store your private keys in a secure location as losing them may result in the permanent loss of your Fantom (FTM).

What Can You Do with Fantom (FTM) on KuCoin?


Store your Fantom (FTM) in your KuCoin account.


Trade Fantom (FTM) in the spot and futures markets.


Earn passive income by staking or lending Fantom (FTM).

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Boasting a high liquidity order book for all listed cryptocurrencies, KuCoin delivers a liquid trading experience with tight spreads.

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KuCoin supports more than 700 cryptocurrencies and is the best place to find the next crypto gem. Buy Fantom and trade it against various digital assets on KuCoin.

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Is Fantom (FTM) a Good Investment?

Fantom’s FTM is a relatively new entrant into the world of cryptocurrencies but has managed to capture the attention of many investors in this short span of time. In 2020, the FTM price rose by almost 60% while 2021 saw the Fantom price soar by over 13,700%.

Fantom was one of the top performers of the crypto market in 2021 on the back of its rising popularity among DeFi protocols, with the FTM price and market cap soaring through the crypto bull run of 2021. In addition, the Fantom Foundation’s initiative to make the ecosystem supportive for BEP-2 and ERC-20 tokens also caught the eye of crypto investors.

The Fantom price hit an all-time high of $3.48 on 28 October 2021 and has enjoyed a place in the top 50 cryptos by market cap. Even through bearish cycles and stiff competition, FTM has managed to enjoy high trading volume.

Looking ahead, the FTM price could make further gains and provide strong ROI to its investors on the back of rising adoption of DeFi protocols among users. Increasing Fantom’s interoperability features can also make the FTM crypto an attractive digital asset to invest in.

Is FTM an ERC-20 Token?

The FTM token is the native cryptocurrency that can be used on the Fantom Opera mainnet. In addition, the circulating supply of FTM consists of two other forms as well - as ERC-20 tokens and as BEP-2 tokens.

The ERC-20 Fantom token cannot be used directly on the Opera network and needs to be swapped so that it can be used within this ecosystem. While Fantom Opera uses a structure similar to that of Ethereum for wallet addresses, they do not function in the same way.

How to Bridge FTM From Ethereum to Fantom

You can bridge FTM from Ethereum to the Fantom network using DEXs and multi-chain bridges, e.g., Let’s look at how to transfer FTM from Ethereum mainnet to Fantom Opera with

1. Create a MetaMask wallet and fund it with sufficient FTM (ERC-20) and ETH tokens to pay gas fees. Ensure that your Network is set to Ethereum Mainnet (default).

2. Visit and connect your MetaMask wallet to its interface.

3. Once your wallet is connected, select the FTM token and Ethereum network in the From section. Add FTM and Fantom in the To section in the page.

4. Enter the number of FTM tokens you wish to bridge from Ethereum to Fantom and click on Swap. Confirm the swap transaction on and MetaMask.

5. A couple of minutes later, your MetaMask account will be funded with FTM tokens on the Fantom Mainnet.

How Can I Stake FTM?

FTM is not available for staking on cryptocurrency exchanges as of April 2022. You can only stake FTM from the Fantom fWallet at the moment. Here’s how you can stake $FTM using Fantom fWallet

1. Create a Fantom fWallet and fund it by buying FTM on KuCoin or other supported platforms and withdrawing your tokens into it.

2. Use the Staking option in the menu bar and select Delegate.

3. Enter the amount of FTM tokens you wish to stake, starting from a minimum of 1 FTM.

4. Select a validator from the dropdown list to find an active validator you can stake your FTM to and then get started. Validators are eligible to receive 15% of the staking rewards you earn as a delegator.

5. Sit back, earn rewards, and grow your crypto holdings by staking FTM.

What Blockchains Are Fantom Compatible With?

The Fantom Opera network enjoys full EVM compatibility, which means it can support Ethereum smart contracts written in Solidity or Vyper. In addition, it has also integrated with Binance Chain to support BEP-2 tokens within its ecosystem.

Fantom is also compatible with Cosmos SDK, letting developers use its aBFT consensus mechanism as a base layer to create applications using the Cosmos SDK.

Fantom (FTM) Price Analysis

Live Price

The live price of FTM is 0.31251 USD, representing a decrease of -6.47% in the past 7 days and -6.38% decrease in the past 24 hours.

Historical Trends

The all-time high of FTM was 3.48 USD on 10-27, 2021, from which the coin is now down -91.02%.
The all-time low of FTM was 0.00195 USD, from which the coin is now up 99.38%.
$ 0.00195
$ 3.48

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Given the nature of the crypto market, the price of Fantom (FTM) is subject to high market risk and price volatility. We recommend you invest in digital assets only after you understand how they work and their associated risks. Other factors to consider when devising your crypto investment strategy include your experience level, financial situation, investment objectives, and risk tolerance. You could also consult an independent financial advisor before buying cryptocurrencies. The above information is not financial advice, and past performance is not a reliable indicator of how the market will fare in the future. The value of your investments and assets may rise or fall based on market conditions, and there is no guarantee that you will get back the amount you invest or profit from your investments. Your investment decisions are your sole responsibility, and KuCoin is not responsible for any losses you may incur when you buy crypto on its platform. We rely on third-party sources for price and other data related to the cryptocurrencies listed above, and we are not responsible for its reliability or accuracy. The information is provided to you solely for informational purposes and is not warranted by KuCoin.