PRESS RELEASE: Bitstamp introduces volume discount program


Bitstamp introduces volume discount program

May 12, 2012

Bitstamp, the easy to use European based bitcoin exchange is proud to announce our new volume discount program. To make Bitstamp even more competitive, we have introduced a volume discount program that rewards our customers based upon their trade volume. Transaction fees start at a low 0.50% and with volume are now as low as 0.20%.


  • Volume discounts are now enabled for all customers.
  • The transaction fee is calculated based on the USD total of a customer’s last 30 days of transactions.
  • The account balance page now details the customer’s current transaction fee rate and their 30 day volume.

Transaction fee schedule:

Fee %30 days USD volume
0.50%< $500
0.48%< $1,000
0.46%< $2,000
0.42%< $6,500
0.40%< $10,000
0.38%< $15,000
0.36%< $20,000
0.34%< $25,000
0.32%< $37,500
0.30%< $50,000
0.28%< $62,500
0.26%< $75,000
0.24%< $100,000
0.22%< $150,000
0.20%> $150,000

About Bitstamp’s outstanding and continuing growth:
Bitstamp has been growing rapidly and now regularly ranks as the 4th largest USD Bitcoin exchange according to by 30 day volume.

We attribute this growth to:

  • Our proprietary simple and easy to use user interface.
  • Free SEPA deposits and 0.90 € SEPA withdrawals. Most transfers happen overnight.
  • Our excellent and responsive customer support.
  • Active development which constantly improves our services.

We have many new features under development designed to make obtaining and securing Bitcoin even easier for people new to Bitcoin.

About Bitstamp:
Bitstamp provides secure platform for exchanging bitcoins. Bitstamp has been serving Europe and the world since August 2011. The service continues be actively developed and improved. is service of Bitstamp d.o.o., established in Slovenia, EU.

About Bitcoin:
Bitcoins are the equivalent of Internet cash. You can send Bitcoins over the Internet directly to anyone with no middle man. Bitcoin uses peer-to-peer technology to operate with no central authority: managing transactions and issuing money are carried out collectively by the network. You can learn more about Bitcoin at:

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