How to Buy Ethereum in Japan

A Step-by-Step-Guide on how to buy Ethereum in Japan

Step 1

Sign up to Coinmama

Use the following button for creating an account at Coinmama.

Supply an email address, take a username, and use a secure, strong password.

The infrastructure and webpage of Coinmama is secure and fast, so you're personal info is kept safe.

Step 2

Verify your account


In order to buy (ETH) Ethereum with USD or EUR, you’ll need to provide your phone number, name, country and date of birth as well as extra support documents which verify your identity.

Those supporting documents are a valid photo ID, like National identity card (front + back), Passport or Drivers license and sometimes also Proof of Residence Document like Bank statement, Credit card statement, Tax document or Residence certificate.


The reason for this strict verification is to stop identity theft or fraud.

Step 3

Commence ordering BTC by depositing EUR or USD


Backing your account with fiat currencies, like USD or EUR for swaping can be done in a number of ways, including SEPA, SWIFT and domestic wire transfers and debitcard.

The variant you select will be based on your preference and location.

Immediately after your fiat currency hits your account, that amount will be converted to Ethereum.

With your account you will as well have access to charting tools, 24-hour global client support, leveraged trading and advanced order types.

For recieving Bitcoin you will also need to have a wallet.

Congratulations! You have successfully bought and safed Ethereum in Japan.

That's it!

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