Change currency settings

A countervalue is displayed throughout the Ledger Live application to indicate the value of the crypto assets in your portfolio. First, the value of your accounts is converted to BTC and summed. Then, the total BTC value is converted to the currency configured in the settings.

Example of countervalue calculation countervalue.png

  Countervalues

The countervalues of the crypto assets displayed on Ledger Live are compiled from various sources and are for information purposes only. The countervalue of a given transaction is determined by third parties you use to complete the transaction. Ledger does not take responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, timeliness or correct sequencing of this information. 

Choose the currency and its rate provider

Choose the currency to display as your countervalue and which rate provider to use. The available currencies have a Bitcoin trading pair with sufficient volume on the integrated exchanges.

  1. Click on  Settings, then stay in the General tab.
  2. Choose your preferred currency in the Countervalue drop-down list.
  3. Choose what exchange rate provider to use in the Rate provider drop-down list.

  The exchange service with the highest 24h-volume is selected as default rate provider.

Choose crypto asset rate provider

  1. Click on  Settings.
  2. Click the Currencies tab.
  3. At the top right, choose a crypto asset.
  4. Choose what exchange rate provider to use for this crypto asset in the Rate provider drop-down list.

  The exchange service with the highest 24h-volume is selected as default rate provider.

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