In this article, you will learn how to set up your account and start using Lykke.
1. Register an account from the web
2. or Register from the Lykke app
Launch your Lykke Wallet app. If you have already registered from the website, you may tap on Sign in to continue. If you haven't, tap Register and follow the onscreen instructions.
We strongly recommend you not to skip the backup step. In case you need to recover access to your Lykke Wallet, you should have the 12 secret words that are backup of your private key. If you skipped the step during registration, please kindly refer to the related article: How can I backup private key if I skipped the step during registration?
3. Verify your account
In order to proceed with funds management functionalities (deposit, trade, withdrawals), you are required to pass KYC verification (KYC stands for Know Your Customer). This is the standard verification process enforced to comply with anti-money laundering regulations. The submission includes:
- A selfie
- Proof of Identity (i.e ID card, passport or driving license)
- Proof of Address (i.e bank/credit card statement or a utility bill not older than 3 mos.)
Please also find the links provided below for reference:
4. Deposit funds
After your account is approved, you may put some money into your Lykke Wallet: Deposit bitcoins, transfer funds from a bank card or e-wallet, or make a bank wire transfer.
- How do I deposit using bank wire?
- How do I deposit using Credit Card, Skrill or other payment systems?
- How do I deposit digital assets or crypto currencies to my Lykke wallet?
5. Start Trading
After you deposit funds to your Lykke Wallet, you may trade them on the Lykke Exchange. The list of supported currency and trading pairs can be found in this page: https://www.lykke.com/exchange.
You may also check the following articles in order to start trading in Lykke:
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