Hedera (HBAR) Price CAD

Crypto Asset Statement

What is Hedera (HBAR)?

Hedera is a distinctive blockchain platform that introduces the hashgraph consensus mechanism, aiming to enhance transaction throughput compared to traditional blockchains. It is open-source and features its own cryptocurrency, HBAR. Beyond its currency capabilities, Hedera supports the creation of native tokens and the execution of smart contracts using Solidity, making it compatible with applications developed for the Ethereum network. The foundational technology of Hedera is designed to provide a high-performance, secure blockchain environment through a proof of stake protocol, distinguishing itself with a focus on efficiency and scalability. The platform initiated its journey with a series of Simple Agreement for Future Tokens (SAFT) sales starting in December 2017, targeting a range of participants from insiders to accredited investors. This phase was crucial for the platform's development leading up to the launch of its genesis block on September 13th, 2019. Hedera's architecture and governance model are built to offer a robust framework for a variety of applications, setting it apart in the crowded cryptocurrency ecosystem.

How to buy Hedera (HBAR)?

Here's how to buy Hedera on Coinsquare

To buy Hedera, simply follow these steps:

1. Sign up for a Coinsquare account and verify your identity

This is the first step to buying HBAR. Verifying your identity helps us to properly connect your funds to your account.

2. Fund your account with Canadian Dollars

Funding is like putting gas into a car – it helps you get where you want to go.

3. After funding, select HBAR from the list on the trade section

Coinsquare lets you trade HBAR without leaving the app. You can also check the Hedera price and convert HBAR to CAD or USD on the platform.

4. Select a currency you’ve funded and use it to check the HBAR price

In the Coinsquare app, all currencies available to trade can be found in the drop down list.

5. Buy Hedera (HBAR)

Congratulations! You’re now the proud owner of HBAR. You can either HODL or use it to exchange HBAR to CAD.

Where do I keep my Hedera (HBAR)?

At Coinsquare, we offer customers the power of easy transactions and cold storage security. We’re constantly organizing funds to ensure our customers trade instantly and securely. There are different storage options available for your cryptocurrency, your choice should ultimately be the one that suits your needs. Mobile and web wallets can make transactions easy as the currencies are accessible directly from your phone or device, whereas hardware wallets are best suited for secure, long-term storage as they eliminate the vulnerability found in online environments.

Ready to add Hedera (HBAR) to your portfolio?

Create your account, fund it with spare change and get a little bit of HBAR.