What is a market order and how do I place one?

A market order is an order that will fill immediately at the best available price, based on currently open limit orders on the order book. 

A market buy will fill all open sell orders until it is completed. A market sell will fill all open buy orders until it is completed. Market orders are always filled.

How do I place a market buy order:

Step 1: Click on ‘Exchange’ on the top left menu.

Step 2: Click on ‘Market’ under the chart.

Step 3: Select the amount. Alternatively, you can select 25,50,75 or 100%.

Step 4: Click on the ‘Buy <coin>’ button to place the market buy order.

How do I place a market sell order:

Step 1: Click on ‘Exchange’ on the top left menu.

Step 2: Click on ‘Market’ under the chart.

Step 3: Select the amount. Alternatively, you can select 25,50,75 or 100%.

Step 4: Click on the ‘Sell <coin>’ button to place the market sell order.

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