How to buy Ether

ial shows you how to use Bridge Wallet to purchase Ethers and receive ETH directly on one of your wallet addresses.

1: Download Bridge Wallet

Bridge Wallet is a free mobile app to easily invest in Bitcoin and Ethereum assets and manage them from your phone.

Enter your number and get an SMS with the link to download Bridge Wallet:

2: Create a new wallet

Create a new wallet, or restore an existing one if you prefer to. If you need help on the creation of a wallet, we have made a step-by-step guide here.

Create a new wallet image

3: Identify

In order to buy ETH with Bridge Wallet, you will first need to identify. To do so, go in Settings > My profile > Begin identification and follow the instructions.

For more information on our identification process, please see our FAQ page.

4: Choose Ether (ETH)

Bridge Wallet cryptoasset screen

5: Choose a purchase method

Click the "Buy" button and choose "Buy by bank transfer".

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Bridge Wallet ETH screen

6: Choose your purchase currency and receiving address

With Bridge Wallet, you can buy ETH with CHF, EUR, GBP and USD. Choose one of these and you will see our current all-inclusive exchange rate.

By default, your receiving address is your Bridge Wallet address. You can also directly receive your ETH on another wallet address belonging to you. To do so, you will need to link it first in Bridge Wallet, here is how to do it.

Click the green "Buy" button to display the bank transfer information.

Bridge Wallet buy Ether by bank transfer screen

7: Make your bank transfer

Use the information displayed on your screen to transfer the desired amount from your bank account.

Make sure to include your unique transfer reference in the communication / reference / reason field of your bank transfer.

Your bank transfer coordinates don't change for a given combination of purchase currency, cryptocurrency and receiving address. You can therefore use them to make recurring transfers and automate your Ether investments!

Bridge Wallet buy Ether by bank transfer details screen

8: That's it!

We convert your funds in ETH when we receive your bank transfer, and deliver them on the indicated wallet address (free of gas costs).

The table below shows the time it usually takes for a bank transfer to reach us if you send it from:

Time
Switzerland0-1 business day
Europe1-2 business days
Rest of the world1-5 business days

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