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Buying Cryotocurrency in Italy

Italy needs a bank bailout. And their politicians claim that dropping the Euro and devaluing their currency is the best route forward for the country. People holding Euros in Italy, see buying bitcoin as a safe haven against the current political turmoil.

After seeing the 35% drop in the Pound after the Brexit vote, it is easy to see why Italians are storing their wealth in Bitcoin and gold, while the politicians and banks fight it out behind the scenes.

Best Cryptocurrency Exchanges in Italy

Most people in Italy are using the anonymous exchanges, to buy crypto, which is a bit of a passion of ours to support. However, anyone in Rome, Milan, Naples or Venice have a large amount of options with KYC/AML exchanges (requiring identification – sometimes taking a couple days to purchase) or the anonymous options below.

The best crypto currency exchanges available for Italians currently are:

Italia Crypto ExchangesKnown ForPopular inKYCCurrencies 
No KYC, Low Trading Fee'sGlobalUnder 2 BTC NoBTC, ETH, AltsContinue
Large Global ExchangeEurope, UKYesBTC, ETH, AltsContinue
P2P TradingGlobalNoBTC, ETH, AltsContinue
Exchange / Trading PlatformRussia, Europe, UK, AsiaYesRUB, USD, EURContinue
Decentralized Anonymous ExchangeGlobalNoBTC, ETH, AltsContinue
Credit Card / ExchangeAmerica's, Europe, AsiaYesGBP, USD, EUR, BTC, ETH, AltsContinue
buy bitcoin locallyPerson to Person TradesGlobalYes/NoBTC, ETH, AltsContinue
anonymous gift card bitcoin sellingAnonymous PurchasesGlobalNoBTC, ETH, AltsContinue
Large Global ExchangeLatin America, Europe, UKYesUSD, EUR, GBP, INR, BTC, ETH, AltsContinue

Localbitcoins

Peer to Peer Bitcoin Buying and Selling

Localbitcoins

Available Worldwide

Cash, Bank Transfers and Wires

Bisq

Anonymous Peer to Peer Crypto Trading

Bisq

Available Worldwide

No ID Required

HodlHodl

Anonymous Peer to Peer Crypto Trading Platform

HodlHodl

Available Worldwide

No ID Required

Crypto Currency Trading from Italy

Binance has been the most popular trading platform for awhile now due to the no KYC/AML requirement for people transferring less than 2 BTC to fund their account and purchase almost any popular altcoin.

Binance

Anonymous Trading Hundreds of Altcoins

Binance

Available Worldwide

No ID Required

Bitcoin ATM’s in Italy

Buying bitcoin for the first time via ATM can seem odd to some, most ATM’s that sell bitcoin aren’t worth high fee’s being charged. With 31 bitcoin ATM’s across Italy, there are bound to be a few that will have fee’s less than 10% for buying but we spotted many at that rate or disabled the fee data for buyers.   

Bitcoin Meetups in Italy

The bitcoin Milano group and Roma Bitcoin meetup groups have hundreds of members, oddly there is a huge Ethereum meetup scene in Italy as well as bitcoin generation Roma for crypto hangouts.

There is also an active scene on bitcoin talk Italia, where people will sell bitcoin for cash in Italy like this anonymous person and this anonymous person.

Online Gambling in Italy

For those interested in sports betting, casino and poker games using bitcoin, ethereum and altcoins, be sure to check out our Italy online gambling guide.

Crypto Gambling covers bitcoin, altcoin and trading discussions for people new to crypto currencies. Along with crypto wallets, gambling in different countries and bitcoin exchanges in different countries.

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