At KuCoin Spot/Margin trade market, there are several aspects that have an effect on your trading fee level. Kindly refer to the following sentence to know more details about it:
1. VIP Level: After logging in, You can click the Fee/VIP Program button via KuCoin's official website or click Here to check your VIP level and current fee. The higher your VIP level is, the lower your trading fee is, even a negative fee rate is possible.
Notice: For API users who are already VIP on other platforms, you can contact email@example.com to apply for the preferential rate of the corresponding VIP level on KuCoin.
2. Maker/Taker: Being a Maker/Taker would also affect your trading fee rate, click here to learn more about Maker/Taker.
2.1 Taker: In a Market/Hidden/Iceberg Order, you will be charged a taker fee as a taker.
2.2 Maker: In a Limit Order( With Post Only function enabled), you will be charged a maker fee as a maker.
3. KCS pay fees: Your trading fee rate can also be affected if you enable KCS pay fees function.
Trading fee token: KuCoin deducts the token after slash of a trade pair as the fee token. For example, users will pay USDT/KCS as the trading fee token for BTC/USDT, LTC/KCS. It's worth noting that in certain trading, the same coin will be charged as the fee, and the actual trade quantity may be different from the quantity that arrives in the account because a certain part is deducted as the fee.
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