Luno Arbitrage

Bitcoin pricing in South Africa is historically more expensive than USD markets. How much more expensive?

  • The first chart plots Luno pricing in ZAR as USD. Newer chart, less history.
  • The second chart plots arbitrage profits from USD exchanges to Luno.
  • The third chart plots arbitrage profits from Luno to USD exchanges, which happens sometimes, albeit rarely.

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2017-12-13: changed date format to epoch milliseconds in collection script, wiped the history and started again.
2018-02-03: adding USD price chart.
2018-06-07: changed forex API provider as no longer free service
2018-08-05: https enabled site
2018-08-05: new dedicated charts site launched
2018-08-27: fixed exchange rates source after URL changed again