MoonPay is now available through Ledger for more coins and more countries

11/16/2021 | Blog posts

Ledger MoonPay

Things to know:

Ledger hardware wallets are resilient by design. Combined with Ledger Live, they’re the safest gateway to the Web3 galaxy. Here, you can buy, exchange, sell and grow crypto with full freedom and security.

Today, MoonPay – a leading crypto infrastructure platform – joins our growing family of partners available in the Ledger Live apps catalog. This integration is part of a series of payment infrastructures set to join Ledger Live app.

What is MoonPay?

MoonPay is a fintech company that builds payments infrastructure for crypto. It’s on-and-off-ramp suite of products provides a seamless experience for converting between fiat currencies and cryptocurrencies using major payment methods including debit, credit card and local bank transfers.

MoonPay is active in more than 160 countries and is trusted by 250+ leading wallets, websites, and applications to accept payments and defeat fraud.

Enjoy financial freedom with MoonPay

The MoonPay integration highlights our core commitments: enabling financial freedom while preserving ease of use and security. 

Using MoonPay through the Ledger ecosystem will enrich your crypto experience with 40+ coins globally. Coins such as BTC, ETH, and XLM were already available through Ledger Live, while new tokens such as AXS, CHZ, MANA, and SAND are accessible thanks to MoonPay (some of these coins are not available in the US due to regulatory restrictions). 

MoonPay is also expanding our geographical scope to countries such as Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, South Korea, Thailand, Ukraine, while US residents can buy +15 different coins with MoonPay.

Finally, MoonPay enables smooth access to the crypto economy by allowing major payment options (debit/credit card, SEPA, UK Faster Payments).

Seize the Ledger value-added

At this stage, you may wonder why you should use MoonPay through the Ledger ecosystem. It’s all about combining security & control when managing your digital belongings. 

With Ledger, your private keys remain secure within your Nano hardware wallet, guaranteeing a hack-proof experience. Your digital assets are safeguarded by the prowess of your Ledger Nano S or Nano X

When making transactions with MoonPay through Ledger Live, your digital assets are also directly transferred to your wallet, without the need for complex maneuvers.

In addition to security, Ledger Live is our digital asset management solution gathering a wide range of Web3 services under the same roof. Through your Ledger Live app, you can buy & sell crypto with MoonPay, stake ETH with Lido, display your NFTs with Rainbow.me, and manage your DeFi portfolio with Zerion. And the list won’t end there, with many more apps set to join our secure ecosystem.

Buy & sell crypto with MoonPay: there’s nothing as easy

If you just purchased your hardware wallet, all you need to do is to set up your Ledger Nano and sync it with the Ledger Live app. 

Once your device is set up, just click on the MoonPay app within the Ledger Live Apps Catalog (“Discover” section) and select the crypto you want to buy, without having to exit Ledger Live.

The story continues

We keep adding coins, NFTs and DApps into Ledger Live, and we will soon integrate new buy options and in-app features into Ledger Live.

It’s all about creating the best experience along with world-leading security features. You’ll hear more exciting news from us soon.