If you are an existing Coinbase user and want to give Coinbase Pro a go you will need to transfer across some funds to begin trading, this post describes the process of how to transfer from Coinbase to Coinbase Pro. First we will cover moving fiat currency and then cryptocurrencies
If you are unsure of the differences between Coinbase and Coinbase Pro checkout Coinbase vs Coinbase Pro for the details.
Transfer Money from Coinbase to Coinbase Pro
1 Log into Coinbase Pro. As a Coinbase user you will automatically get an account for Coinbase Pro so head on over to pro.coinbase.com and enter the same credentials you use for Coinbase , if it is your first time logging in you may be asked for some additional details. If you are new to Coinbase and wish to sign up use this link and you will receive $10 of free Bitcoin when you purchase over $100 worth of Bitcoin
2 Once you are in the trading view, click on deposit which will be on the left hand side of your screen
3 A dropdown box will appear, select your local currency for example Dollars or Euros, then just below the dropdown click on Coinbase Wallet.
You will then see the available balance in your Coinbase wallet that you are able to transfer to Coinbase Pro. Enter the amount you would like to move across and hit the deposit button
Boom that’s it simple, you just transferred across money from Coinbase to Coinbase Pro. Please understand this is not financial advice and the high risk nature of the cryptocurrency market before doing any trading.
Transfer Bitcoin from Coinbase to Coinbase Pro
If you have Bitcoin in your Coinbase wallet you can transfer this across to Coinbase Pro for trading this is how
1 Log into Coinbase Pro
2 Choose Deposit
3 From the dropdown list select Bitcoin, enter the amount of Bitcoin that you wish to transfer across and click deposit. Transferring between Coinbase wallets is fee free and should complete within a few minutes