How Kucoin Auto Copy Trading Works on Alpha Impact: Explained

Alpha Impact
6 min readMar 7, 2023

Alpha Impact Kucoin Auto Copy Trading is a tool that enables individuals to automatically replicate the positions opened and managed by another Kucoin expert trader who has been selected. By using this method, subscribers can follow a trader who uses a specific strategy that meets their preferences.

Whether you are a beginner who is still learning the basics or someone who is not certain about what to trade, it is now easier to benefit from the expertise of other traders. With Alpha Impact’s Auto Copy Trading, you can automatically replicate the trades of high-performing traders, reproducing their trading activities in your own portfolio in real-time.

This article provides a step-by-step guide on how to replicate the trades of Kucoin traders using the Auto Copy Trading feature on the Alpha Impact platform.

To automatically copy trades on Alpha Impact, follow these steps:

  • Sign up for an account on Alpha Impact by clicking here.
  • Link at least one portfolio to Alpha Impact.

Note that Binance and KuCoin Exchanges are supported.

Before attempting to auto-copy trade, ensure that you have completed the above steps. If you prefer to do manual copy trading, you can find more information at this link.

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Kucoin Auto Copy Step-by-step Guide on Alpha Impact

This is a step-by-step guide to using the first version of the Kucoin auto-copy trading feature on Alpha Impact.

If you already have an Alpha Impact account, skip to Step 2.

1. Go to app.alphaimpact.fi and click on “Linked Portfolios

Go to Alpha Impact Platform and click on “Linked Portfolios
Click on the “+” icon or “+ Connect” to connect your Kucoin exchange

If you have a referral code, enter it to receive a reward of up to $50. For more information, click here.

2. Connect your portfolio first. Let’s use the Kucoin exchange as an example here. Once you connect to your Kucoin account, go to “API Management”.

Go to Kucoin and under the “Wallet” dropdown, click on “API Management”

3. On the Kucoin API List, click on “Create API” and name your API Key and API Passphrase

Click on:” Create API”
Name your API Key and PassPhrase. *Please remember your API Passphrase

*Please remember your API Passphrase as you will need it later on Alpha Impact Platform

4. Click on “Trade” and ensure that “IP Restriction” is only enabled for trusted IP addresses that can access the API Secret.

Type in Alpha Impact IP Whitelist here.

5. You can refer to Alpha Impact IP Whitelisting here and copy and paste it into the trusted IP addresses.

a. Or you can type “52.220.91.198,13.213.195.58” and click “Add”

Or you can go back to the Alpha Impact Platform and check on the trusted IP addresses.

6. Complete the Security Verification on Kucoin first.

Complete Security Verification

7. An email will be sent to you to verify your API account, and you will have to “activate” it by clicking on “Activate API” in the email.

Complete your API Setup by verifying with your email.
You should see this in your email. Click on “Activate API”

8. Your Kucoin API is now created!

Your Kucoin API is created!

9. Copy the API keys and Secret Keys into Alpha Impact, along with your API Passphrase.

Copy the Kucoin API and Secret Keys into Alpha Impact Platform
Confirm your details on Alpha Impact Platform

10. You have just successfully linked your Kucoin portfolio to Alpha Impact!

You completed connecting your Kucoin exchange to the Alpha Impact Platform.

11. Once you finish connecting your exchange, you should be able to view your portfolio.

*Please refresh your browser to get the latest update.

You will be able to see your portfolio on Alpha Impact, remember to fund your Kucoin “Trading account” before auto-copying anyone

a. Please ensure you have funds in your Kucoin exchange “Trading Account” before you start auto-copy trading.

Under Kucoin “Wallet” segment, you can see if your funds are inside your “Main Account” or “Trading Account”. Move the funds you would like to auto-copy into your “Trading Account”

12. On the “Discover” page, select a Kucoin trader whose portfolio is “Auto-copyable”. Click on the auto-copyable portfolio.

On the Alpha Impact platform, you can discover auto-copyable traders
Click on a trader who has an auto-copyable portfolio

13. You can now see what the trader is trading in real-time and how many subscribers are auto-copying their trades.

You should be able to see a detailed report of this trader's portfolio

14. Once you click on the top bar to auto-copy the trader, you will see a percentage comparison of your portfolio and the trader’s auto-copyable portfolio.

If you would like to auto-copy the trader, click on the top bar button that shows “Auto-Copy”

15. Read through the terms and conditions, then click to verify them.

Read through the terms and conditions, then click to verify them.
You have now successfully auto-copied the trader!

Sit back, relax, and watch how they work their magic!

Happy Trading!

Please note that you will only be able to access the trader’s real-time trades (Signals) history after subscribing to the trader. Alpha Impact recommends subscribing to traders to have the best trading experience. Learn more about Alpha Impact signals here.

Unable to “Autocopy”? on Alpha Impact! Check out our Alpha Impact Help Centre for more information.

Need more help? Contact our team via Telegram Community or email team@alphaimpact.fi

About Alpha Impact

Crypto Made Easy.

Alpha Impact is a social trading platform designed to bring trust to crypto trading. Whether you want to copy an expert trader automatically or you’re already a crypto trader and want to build and monetize your following, we’re building the infrastructure to take the guesswork out of crypto trading.

Traders on the Alpha Impact platform are some top-performing crypto traders in the industry. In good markets or bad, our traders are incentivized to share their trades and trading strategies through the Alpha Impact platform. Finally, a place where users can filter through the noise and learn about crypto trading from experts with a visible track record. Even better, traders have an incentive to share their investment thesis, analysis of the market, and the reasons behind their trades.

We share our fees with traders, meaning that there is finally an incentive for expert traders to share their activity and views with crypto enthusiasts and beginners.

Built by experts from the traditional finance space, our philosophy is to empower everyone to become a crypto trader. Whether you’re a beginner wanting to learn from an expert, or an expert wanting to get paid, we’re here to democratize access to this industry, one trade at a time.

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