OTCBTC supports both Over-the-counter (OTC) section and Cryptocurrency Exchange section. Both sections share the same wallet, allowing users to easily buy and sell on both platforms.
To switch between the two sections: OTC and Cryptocurrency Exchange, all you need to do is to switch between the two tabs on the top of the navigation bar.
The following tutorial explains how to trade on the Cryptocurrency Exchange. (It uses OTB/ETH trading pair as an example)
Part 1: Choose a Trading Pair
Click on the "Exchange" tab on top of the navigation bar, to switch to the crypto exchange market.
There are ETH / BTC / USDT / OTB trading markets. Switch markets by clicking on the tabs. Select a trading pair in the list to view the trading page.
Part 2: Add to Favorites
If you use a trading pair constantly, click the star icon and you can find it on the Favorites list easily.
Part 3: Place a limit order to sell
After reviewing market prices, enter the price and amount you want to sell at, make sure your order is correct and then click on the "Sell OTB" button. Your order will show on Sell Orders list.
Part 4: Place a limit order to buy
After reviewing market prices, enter the price and amount you want to buy at, make sure your order is correct and then click on the “Buy OTB" button. Your order will show on Buy Orders list.
Part 5: Cancel orders
If you have placed orders in different trading pairs, select "Hide other markets" to show orders in current trading pair only.
If you wish to cancel, click on the trash can icon located to the right of the Open Orders tab. Click "Cancel All" to cancel all the open orders.