Difference between revisions of "BTC-e"

From Bitcoin Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
m (USD: Punctuation.)
(RUR: Add BTC-E Redeemable code.)
Line 36: Line 36:
* LiqPay
* LiqPay
* Webmoney WMR
* Webmoney WMR
* BTC-e redeemable code
* Bank transfer
* Bank transfer

Revision as of 06:47, 10 September 2012

A currency exchange with market for trading between bitcoins and other currencies, including the U.S. dollar, Russian ruble and other cryptocurrencies Litecoin and Namecoin. The site has Russian and English user interface translations.

The methods allowed for adding funds to an account are Liberty Reserve, Webmoney WMZ, Interkassa.com and their own BTC-E redeemable codes. The withdrawal methods are Webmoney WMZ, Liberty Reserve, QIWI, LiqPAY and BTC-E redeemable code. BTC-E redeem codes exchange provided by AurumXchange Company and BitInstant.


Currency pairs

BTC-E supports the exchange between the major currency pairs, such as:

  • BTC/RUR (Russian Ruble)

Deposit options


  • Cash deposit (USD currency) at Post of Russia
  • Cash deposit (USD currency) at various banks: (Privatbank, RU/UA Terminals, Post of Russia, Savings Bank of Russia (Sberbank), Russian banks, Евросеть (Euroset), Лидер (Lider), Contact, Anelik, UNIStream)
  • Liberty Reserve
  • Webmoney WMZ (with volume discount available[1])
  • Interkassa.com (VISA, MasterCard, PayPal, LiqPay, etc.)
  • Yandex.ru
  • LiqPay
  • Perfect Money
  • Qiwi
  • OKPay
  • RBK Money
  • Additional digital currencies (НСМЭП (NSMEP), Единый Кошелек (Unified Purse), TeleMoney, moneymail, Unikarta, webcreds.com, z-payment, MTS, Альфа-Клик (Alfa-Click), Megafon, Monexy, Pin-Code)
  • BTC-e Code, including those obtained from BitInstant (funding options include QIWI, Cyberplat) and AurumXChange
  • International Wire Transfer


  • QIWI
  • LiqPay
  • Webmoney WMR
  • BTC-e redeemable code
  • Bank transfer

Withdraw options


There is no fee to withdraw bitcoins.


  • Webmoney WMZ
  • Liberty Reserve
  • PayPal
  • Perfect Money
  • LiqPay
  • QIWI
  • OKPay
  • Payza/AlertPay
  • Epese.com
  • Ecoin.cc
  • RedPass.com
  • Privatbank - USD, UAH
  • Savings Bank (Sberbank)
  • Telebank
  • Alfa Bank
  • Wire Transfer
  • BTC-E code (cash out aurumxchange --> MtGox)


Withdrawal methods in Rubles.

  • QIWI
  • LiqPay
  • Webmoney WMR
  • Яндекс.Деньги (Yandex)
  • RBK Money
  • Cash deposit into account at Сбербанка России! (Savings Bank Sberbank), Телебанк (Telebank), and АльфаБанк (Alfa Bank)
  • Cash in Moscow, Russia (delivery to your address is possible)
  • Transferred to credit card - VISA and MasterCard
  • BTC-e CODE (RUR)
  • Bank transfer


The site was first announced on July 17, 2011[2] with test mode trading. Live trading began on August 7, 2011[3].

On July 31, 2012 the service reported a security incident in which halted trading and caused financial loss to the exchange. The exchange says it covered losses from reserves and trading resumed in a matter of hours[4].

On August 2, 2012 the service added an API for trading, but still lacks an API for bitcoin withdrawals (something offered by every major exchange). On August 20, 2012 the service added BTC/RUR and USD/RUR trading markets.

See Also

External Links


  1. If the amount to deposit more than 30 WMZ, fee is reduced to 0.08%. Contact support site support via private message for details
  2. Btc-e.com exchange for the exchange of BTC <-> USD
  3. Btc-e.com
  4. News / Trade is stopped