Complete guide to trading Cryptocurrency from Tradingview

If you trade Cryptocurrency and prefer to execute trades directly from your charts. Then in this post I’ll explain everything you need to know about trading Cryptocurrency directly from Tradingview. The following are step by step instructions explaining what Brokers you can connect to Tradingview, how to connect a Broker and how to execute Cryptocurrency trades using Tradingview.

Step 1. Signup for a Cryptocurrency Brokerage account partnered with Tradingview

If you haven’t already, you’ll need a Brokerage account partnered with Tradingview. There are loads of options available. Many popular Cryptocurrency Brokerage companies partner with tradingview. They utilize the Tradingview REST API that allows their customers to access account information and execute trades directly through the Tradingview charting interface.

To find an up to date list of the major Crytocurrency Brokers partnered with Tradingview check out this post at the link. This list includes Cryptocurrency brokers plus Forex, Futures, CFD and Stock brokers.

Step 2. Connecting your Cryptocurrency brokerage account to Tradingview

Once you have a Brokerage account you’ll need to connect this account to within Tradingview.

For easy step by step instructions about how to connect a Broker to Tradingview check out this post.

Step 3. Methods to Trade Cryptocurrency directly from Tradingview

There a 3 methods for trading Cryptocurrency directly from Tradingview. These methods include:

  1. Trading directly on a Tradingview chart
  2. Place a Trade using the Tradingview order panel
  3. Place a Trade using the Tradingview Buy and Sell Button

I’ve written a detailed post here about How to place a Trade on Tradingview. This post explains with step by step instructions for each of these 3 methods.

My favorite method is trade directly from the chart. It’s simple, allows you to place entry, target and stop loss visually. Also modify all of these orders with a drag of your mouse.

I explain all of this is the linked post above. Be sure to check it out.

Final Thoughts

Tradingview is a fantastic Trading platform that is a one stop shop for all traders needs. The ability to execute trades directly through Tradingview is a brilliant feature that eliminates the need for separate charting and trading platforms. The Tradingview trade direct on chart feature is easy to use and more intuitive than executing trades via the traditional trading panel. This is a stand out feature of the platform!

If you are interested in using Tradingview as your one stop shop for all your trading needs then consider signing up for a free trial.


Signup for a Pro, Pro+ or Premium TradingView subscription using the link. *New users get $15 towards a new plan.


Benjamin Crichton
Benjamin Crichton

I'm Ben, I graduated with a degree in Engineering and Science from the University of Adelaide, Australia. I've been actively trading the Futures and Forex markets since 2014.

In 2018 I started Tradamaker a site that specializes in trading resource tutorials. I use my professional background in probability, statistics, risk analysis, uncertainty, pattern recognition, coding and charting to help fellow traders get the most out of online trading software and tools.

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