On Bitbuy's website
Highlights CoinSmart is a slightly cheaper exchange than Bitbuy and has a bigger selection of cryptocurrencies to trade. Bitbuy and CoinSmart both provide offline cold storage facilities for security. Both exchanges feature an intuitive interface that’s easy to use, even for beginners.
On Coinberry's website
Highlights Coinberry is substantially cheaper than CoinSmart in terms of trading and withdrawal fees. Both exchanges have a limited number of tradable currencies compared to some of their competitors, but have enough for the average investor. Coinberry and CoinSmart both provide offline cold storage.
On Coinsquare's website
Highlights Coinsquare's QuickTrade feature instantly makes trades between any two currencies, whether it's XRP to Ethereum, or Litecoin to EUR. Has one of the most secure trading platform. Enjoy low, transparent fees and no trading minimum.
On NDAX's website
Highlights CoinSmart offers a wider range of cryptocurrencies for trading than NDAX, but it’s cheaper to trade with NDAX. NDAX does not charge a deposit fee either. Cold storage facilities are employed by both Coinsmart and NDAX. Both exchanges have a simple interface, making either suitable for beginners.
On Coinbase's website
Highlights Coinbase has a wider choice of tradable cryptocurrencies compared to what’s available on CoinSmart. Coinbase's fee schedule is somewhat unclear. CoinSmart and Coinbase are suitable for new and experienced traders. Both exchanges are FINTRAC-registered and use offline cold storage for their user’s digital assets.
On Binance's website
Highlights Binance offers substantially more cryptocurrencies than CoinSmart including many altcoins, NFTs, and DeFi tokens. Binance is not the best exchange for new traders, being designed with more experienced traders in mind. CoinSmart is available nationally whereas Binance is not. Highlights Newton is not as cheap as CoinSmart in terms of trading and withdrawal fees, but Newton offers more choice of cryptocurrencies than CoinSmart. Coinsmart and Newton both use cold storage facilities for user’s digital assets. Both exchanges are suitable for beginners. Highlights CoinSmart has a broader selection of cryptocurrencies compared to what’s available on Shakepay. Shakepay charges a spread on trades and there are no fees for deposits or withdrawals either. Both exchanges are FINTRAC-registered and use cold storage. Either is suitable for the beginner trader.
Highlights Sign up in minutes with $0 minimum. No fees to deposit or withdraw funds from the exchange. Digital assets held in cold storage facilities operated by Gemini Trust Company with $200M in insurance coverage.
On Kraken's website
Highlights Kraken’s selection of cryptocurrencies is better than what’s tradable on CoinSmart. Kraken is cheaper. Both exchanges are suitable for beginners with well-designed trading experiences. Kraken and CoinSmart are both FINTRAC-registered.
On Gemini's website
Highlights Gemini Exchange makes it simple to research the crypto market, buy, and build a diverse portfolio. Set recurring buys and dynamic price alerts. All crypto held online in Gemini's exchange wallet is insured with leading insurance providers and kept in cold storage.
Highlights Create an account and get verified in minutes. Fund your account with $0 fees through a cryptocurrency deposit, Interac e-Transfer, online bill payment or bank wire transfer. With price alerts, it keeps you in the loop on those big moves.
On Coinmama's website
Highlights Buy bitcoin, ethereum and other popular cryptocurrencies. Fund your account with a credit card, debit card, Apple Pay, or bank transfer. Place your order and get your coins instantly. No deposits required.