Trading fees

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Trading fees are paid to fund the Bisq DAO when making or taking an offer. Fees can be paid in BSQ or BTC.

Getting a discount

Bisq encourages traders to use BSQ by offering a discount of approximately 50%, since BSQ fees help fund Bisq's development. This discount fluctuates as the BSQ/BTC rate fluctuates. To maintain the 50% discount target, trading fees are updated every cycle as necessary.

Note
If you're interested in using BSQ to pay trading fees, see this article for instructions.

Current rates

Trading Fees per 1 BTC
BTC BSQ
Maker 0.001 9.95
Taker 0.007 69.68

Total trading fees paid in BTC is 0.8%, 0.1 by maker and 0.7 by taker. Total trading fees paid in BSQ is ~0.4%, 0.05% for maker and 0.35% for taker.

Selecting how to pay

Traders choose how they'd prefer to pay trading fees while making or taking an offer. BSQ and BTC amounts (and fiat equivalents) are shown.

Pick how to pay trade fees on this screen while making or taking an offer.