Precious metals storage fees & Transaction costs 


Storage fees on all fully allocated precious metals held by Kinesis are eliminated by the robust vaulting infrastructure of Kinesis’ parent company, ABX, and a share of global transaction fees charged across the Kinesis system.

Store your gold (KAU) and silver (KAG) on an allocated basis with Kinesis.0% per annum
Buy or sell gold (KAU) and silver (KAG) bullion at quoted market price, via the Kinesis Money dashboard or the Kinesis Exchange.0.22% fee
Buy or sell gold (KAU) and silver (KAG) bullion using limit order, via the Kinesis Exchange.0.22% fee

Kinesis Exchange fees

Trade execution fees

Trade asset at current market price, via market order. 0.22% fee
Trade asset, via limit order0.22% fee

Withdrawal of crypto and fiat

CurrencyWithdrawal feeMinimum withdrawal amount Deposit minimum
KAG0 (standard 0.45% on-chain transaction fee will be charged + 100 stroops 0.00001))0.5 KAG 0.00001 KAG
KAU0 (standard 0.45% on-chaintransaction fee will becharged + 100 stroops(0.00001))0.1 KAU 0.00001 KAU
ETH0.01 ETH0.02 ETH 0.00042 ETH
KVT0.005 ETH1 KVT 1 KVT
EUR€25€100 €100
USD$25$100 $100
BTC0.0003 BTC0.0008 BTC 0.0003 BTC
USDT3 USDT10 USDT 0.5 USDT
LTC0.001 LTC 0.01 LTC 0.001 LTC
GBP£25£100£100
BCH 0.0001 BCH0.001 BCH0.0005 BCH
DASH0.01 DASH0.15 DASH0.1 DASH

Kinesis Money fees

Wallet transfer fees0.45% fee
Account transfer fees0.45% fee
Transfer fees between Account and Wallet 0.45% fee

Global Virtual Kinesis VISA card fees and limits

Virtual Kinesis VISA card fees

Top-up fee when converting KAU, KAG or cryptocurrency0.22% 
Sign up fee$0.00
Monthly fee$0.00

Virtual Kinesis VISA card limits

Virtual card limit$500.00
Maximum daily top-upsUnlimited

US Kinesis VISA card and hybrid banking program fees

US Kinesis Visa card fees

Monthly card and hybrid banking program fee$1.99
U.S. Contactless Tap & Pay PurchaseFREE
U.S. Visa PIN Purchase$1.00 per transaction
ATM withdrawal (U.S. Domestic)$1.50 per transaction
ATM withdrawal (International)$2.50 per transaction

US Kinesis Visa card deposit fees

Top-up fee when converting KAU, KAG or cryptocurrency.0.22% 
Transfer fiat currency from your Kinesis money account to your US Kinesis VISA card.FREE
Deposit funds to Kinesis VISA card from any U.S. checking and savings account via ACH transfer.$1.00 per transaction

US Withdrawal fees

Transfer funds from US Kinesis VISA card to any U.S. checking and savings account via ACH transfer.$1.00 per transaction

US Kinesis VISA card and hybrid banking program limits

Maximum balance on card$20,000.00 (includes all cash and direct deposit loads)
WithdrawalsUp to a maximum of $920.00 per day includes, all Bank Teller, ATM and POS purchases
Cash withdrawals (ATM)Up to a maximum of $920.00 per day
Cash withdrawal (Bank Teller)Up to a maximum of $920.00 per day
Purchases (POS)Up to a maximum of $5,000.00
Send money$10,000.00 (includes all cash and direct deposit loads)
LoadsAny combination of the load types listed below to not exceed the maximum balance of $10,000 per day
Direct depositsUp to a maximum of $10,000 per day
Cash depositsUp to a maximum of $10,000 per day
Card-to-card depositsUp to a maximum of $5,000 per day
ACH deposits (bank-to-card transfers$10,000 (includes all cash and direct deposits)

Minting fees

Mint deposit fees

Mint Deposit from outside of KMS$0 per transaction*
Mint Deposit from Kinesis Money Platform$25 per transaction

Mint trade execution fee

Mint trade execution fee0.45% per transaction

Transferring USD from the Kinesis Mint to Kinesis Money

Withdraw from Kinesis Mint to Kinesis Money platformFREE
Withdraw from Kinesis Mint to the external bank accountNo fee is charged from Kinesis. External banks may charge the receiver fees.

Fees for depositing physical bullion, coins and bars

Exchanging physical for digital (EPD) – bullion

Precious MetalEPD fee
Gold0.10%
Silver0.20%

Exchanging physical for digital (EPD) – (coins and bars) – Segregated facility

Deposit fee1%
Segregated management fee2.5% p.a.

Kinesis users wishing to deposit coins or bars will need to have their coin and/or bar collection assayed at their expense with a service provider of Kinesis’ choosing. Additionally, fees will be charged for both the delivery and cataloguing of the coin or bar holdings.

Assay, delivery and cataloguing fees are calculated on individual circumstances and we will provide a quote after assessment.


Physical redemption fees

Physical redemption

Physical redemption is the act of withdrawing the gold and silver bullion underpinning your Kinesis gold and silver-based digital currencies.

CurrencyWithdrawal feeMinimum physical withdrawal amount
KAU0.45% + $100 + delivery fee*100g Gold
KAG0.45% + $100 + delivery fee*200oz Silver

*delivery fees vary between countries, however, the reach of Kinesis’ global vaulting network minimises delivery costs.

Physical redemption fees – example

Price (example)Withdrawn amount (minimum)Withdrawal FeeRedemption costShipping
$60 per KAU (1g of gold)100 KAU (100g of gold) =$60000.45% of 100 KAU = 0.45 KAU(27$)
+$100 Depending on the location
$30 per KAG (1oz of silver)200 KAG (200 oz of silver) =$60000.45% of 200 KAG = 0.9 KAG (27$)
+$100Depending on the location

Physical redemption of segregated holdings deposited via EPD (Coins and bars)

Kinesis users utilising the segregated storage facility, are fully entitled to redeem the underlying gold coins and gold bars their KAU and KAG are based on, subject to withdrawal fees and minimum withdrawal requirements.

CurrencyWithdrawal feeMinimum physical withdrawal amount
KAU0.45% + $100 + retrieval fee (if applicable) + delivery feeCoins or bars with a fine weight of 100g of .9999 gold
KAG0.45% + $100 + retrieval fee (if applicable) + delivery fee*Coins or bars with a fine weight of 200oz of .999 silver