eToro was one of the first CFD providers to offer cryptocurrencies on their platform. With an extremely easy to use interface, it is a huge attraction for beginners who are looking to invest in crypto for the first time. Buying crypto as a CFD is different to buying and owning the actual cryptocurrency, but does it really matter? We take a look at eToro in more detail.
Increased liquidity allows for easier entries and exits, decreasing the likelyhood of slippage
FCA & CySEC regulated provides increased security
Leverage means you do not need to put the full position down. Although caution is advised when using leverage
Currently only offers 7 cryptocurrencies
You don't own the underlying asset