On Swyftx's website
Highlights Swyftx has relatively higher trading fees compared to Independent Reserve. Trade hundreds of coins, assets, tokens and digital currencies, plus DeFi tokens like Compound, Sushi and Yearn Finance. Has lower spreads than other exchanges if you are trading smaller cryptocurrencies, like Independent Reserve. Trade using virtual funds in demo mode, which is not available at Independent Reserve.
On eToro's website
Highlights Best known for its social copy trading and margin trading, which are not available in Independent Reserve. Copy the trades of experienced investors across thousands of instruments, including exchange-traded securities, forex, CFDs, and popular cryptocurrencies. Deposit and withdraw actual cryptocurrencies stored by eToroX, which functions as its private key custodian and broker. Highlights Purchase, trade, and sell Bitcoin, Litecoin, Dogecoin and hundreds more cryptocurrencies in a few minutes, way more than what’s available at Independent Reserve. Choose from a wide range of fiat deposit options like POLi payments, PayID, BPAY and cash – all with no deposit or withdrawal few. Coinspot offers hundreds of available trading pairs, which is much more compared to Independent Reserve.
Highlights One of the best-known exchanges in the world, with high buying limits. Coinbase isn’t regarded as the cheapest option and their fee structure is confusing. Coinbase and Independent Reserve have theft insurance coverage and store most of their customer’s digital assets offline. Highlights Low trading fees and a huge range of cryptocurrencies, with more trading pairs than Independent Reserve. Best known for its extensive altcoin list, which includes more than 500 options for non-US customers. Fiat and margin trading are available on the exchange, which is not possible on Independent Reserve.
Highlights Kraken is a good fit for experienced investors who want to take advantage of margin trading and other advanced features. Trade margin, stop orders, and crypto short sales, which are not available in most exchanges. Has a mobile app available for iOS and Android, while Independent Reserve has none. Highlights Trade a similar number of cryptocurrencies as you can on Independent Reserve. Buy and sell cryptocurrencies with fiat currency (AUD and GBP only) if you’re based in Australia, while Independent Reserve offers more fiat currencies (AUD, USD, NZD, SGD). Offers easy-to-use products such as a crypto debit card, crypto EFTPOS card and secure CoinJar wallet app for mobile, most of which aren’t available with Independent Reserve. Access to an extensive knowledge base with a comprehensive library to assist traders. Highlights Competitive fees for quick buys and sells, which are slightly lower than Independent Reserve. Accredited member of both ADCA and AUSTRAC, which ensures that the security and technology of Cointree is second-to-none. Maintains the highest level of transparency. All quotes are specified, which is a significant point of difference compared to other exchanges. Deposit funds (AUD) in your trading account at any time using PayID and trade immediately with these instant deposits.
Highlights Trade a limited number of crypto-to-crypto trading pairs compared to Independent Reserve, as well as 40 cryptocurrencies, including Bitcoin and Ethereum. Directly trade between buyers and sellers through the Gemini Clearing portal (peer-to-peer trading). Safely store any of your coins or tokens with Gemini's hot wallet and institutional cold storage options (Gemini Custody).