Revolut digital bank added Stellar Lumens (XLM) last week. In this article, we will show you how you can buy, hold and sell XLM directly inside the Revolut app.
Step 1 – Register and add some balance
Install Revolut, register on it and add some balance on it. You can add money through debit / credit card, regular bank transfer or Google Pay. Fastest way to add money to your Revolut account is by using debit or credit cards. Minimum amount that can be added is 10 euro. We added 100 euro as we wanted to buy somewhat decent amount of Stellar Lumens.
Step 2 – Navigating to Crypto tab
You can find Crypto on second tab. Tab on Start and you will be shown your balance and Bitcoin balance, if you have any. Tap on BTC and select XLM (Stellar). Other supported crypto currencies available on Revolut include Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum, Litecoin and XRP.
Step 3 – Making the purchase
Now you will be shown the amount of XLM you can buy for 100 euro. Current price of XLM in euro is also shown. At the time of writing, it is 0.0910 euro and you can buy 1098 XLM with 100 euro.
Click on Buy Now button to complete the purchase.
In similar fashion, you can sell XLM for Euros on Revolut and withdraw to your bank account or credit card.
Buying Stellar Lumens via crypto currency exchanges can be tedious for some. Revolut https://www.revolut.com/ has made it seemless and while you never actually get to hold your coins bought through Revolut, you can trade them like real assets.