$200 Daily Giveaway Winners!

2020 is all about the 2s. To celebrate Bitcoin’s new all time high, Coinsquare will be giving away two prizes of $200 to two lucky users every day till April 30th, 2021. All you have to do is make a minimum e-transfer deposit of $20 and you are automatically entered into the next day’s draw. * Looking for more ways to win after you’ve funded? Here are 2 easy steps you must take to double your chances of winning!* Click the link below to send out a tweet letting all your friends know on Twitter about our amazing promotion within 7 days of funding DM us your

Coinsquare’s 2020 Trends & Insights

We are now midway through 2020, and only one thing is certain: the last six months have been a whirlwind of unprecedented circumstances. From the COVID-19 pandemic ravaging global health and economic conditions, to the civil unrest and protests centered in the United States but proliferating to other countries, the world is at a pinnacle point of change.  For the cryptocurrency ecosystem, the atmosphere of global uncertainty has driven a renewed interest in Bitcoin and other digital assets which don’t rely on centralized financial institutions. As the market continues to mature and evolve amidst these unpredictable ‘strange’ times, here are

Happy Canada Day!

Canada doesn’t look a day over 100! In celebration of Canada Day tomorrow, Coinsquare will be offering all our users free Interac e-Transfer deposits. 🙏🙌. Hurry, offer is valid only on July 1st & 2nd*. But wait, there’s more! Here’s some changes we made to our platform that we’re sure you’ll love: 💸 Start trading and cashing out for less! The minimums for Interac e-Transfer funding and Direct Bank Deposit withdrawals have been lowered from $100 CAD to $20 CAD.  ⚡ Transfer your funds quicker! The withholding period for Interac e-Transfers has been reduced from three days to just one day. For more information on withholding, see this article. 💪 Move

Coinsquare CEO Response To Data Breach

As the CEO of Coinsquare, I would like to provide you with a formal response to the recent news about a data breach of personal information contained within approximately 5,000 records of customer relationship management (CRM) data. Our goal is to be as transparent as possible and echo the communications sent to our customers, and address questions raised on social media, customer support inquiries, and beyond. We have done our best to provide as much information as possible across the following topics: Data Breach Backstory The VICE Article Coinsquare’s Retrospective The Facts of Those Impacted Coinsquare Does Not Offer SMS

Giving back in support of our frontline heroes!

We are all facing unprecedented times.  You’ve likely heard that statement before, but it best summarizes how we are all doing our best to work through this global crisis. One thing that has stood out in these past months is the sense of community, compassion and humility that has been displayed by so many people around the world.  Community is important, period.  For Coinsquare, it’s crucial that we continue to participate and help the community in whichever way we can.  One of the ways we can continue to help, is through ensuring Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is accessible to frontline

What Is The Bitcoin Halving?

The Bitcoin (BTC) halving (also known as “the halvening”) is an event that occurs roughly every four years. It’s the scheduled halving of the reward miners receive for verifying blocks of transactions on behalf of the BTC network. These “block rewards” act as a mechanism to increase the supply of Bitcoin gradually. On average, one block is “mined” every 10 minutes. Here’s a quick refresher on how Bitcoin gets mined. Traditional fiat currencies, such as the dollar, are centrally-controlled, meaning banks such as the Bank of Canada can control inflation by printing cash at their will. In contrast, the creator