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I wanted to buy an altcoin, but got BTC?

Previously, Coindirect combined the two steps of buying an altcoin using fiat currency into one step, however due to the high volatility of many of the altcoins and to increase transparency of exchange rates, we have decided to instead separate the two processes.

We now offer the option to buy BTC on our peer to peer marketplace using your local/fiat currency, or obtaining the BTC by some other means, for example depositing BTC into your wallet, or converting from your fiat currency wallet.

Once you have BTC in your wallet, you can still get your original altcoin currency by converting the funds from your BTC wallet to your other digital currency wallet within your Coindirect account.