Getting Started

Articles to help a new user get started and to begin using the platform for trading

Basics to get you started
We've collected a short list of articles from our knowledge base to assist new users in getting started with the basics of how things work in the Polon...
Fri, 14 Jul, 2017 at 7:59 PM
Trading Explained
STEP 1:  In order to begin making a trade, you need funds in your account. Poloniex offers a large number of coin wallets into which you can make a deposit...
Fri, 15 Feb, 2019 at 9:44 PM
Lending Explained
Lending is a way to earn money on your funds without actively needing to trade. With this feature, you will select coins you want to lend to others, how lon...
Wed, 13 Feb, 2019 at 5:52 PM
Margin Trading Explained
Start Margin Trading Now Margin trading is essentially trading with borrowed funds instead of your own. When you place a margin order, all of the money ...
Fri, 12 Apr, 2019 at 3:56 PM
Getting Started: Video Tutorials
These three videos are available on our YouTube page (see here) and cover the following topics: “How To Sign Up With Poloniex” addresses the most common...
Mon, 1 Apr, 2019 at 6:24 PM