Help concerning bid increments

General information

What is a bid increment?

A bid increment is the amount by which a bidder has to outbid the currently highest bid.
Bid increments are determined for certain amounts, i.e. the increment is 5€ for the range of 0€ to 50€.

What is the first bid increment?

The first increment is always the starting price of a lot. A bid below this price is not accepted. After this bid has been made, the following bids are made according to the bid increments valid for the respective auction and shown on the matrix below.

When does which bid increment apply?

In a standard auction pre-bids can only be issued on the basis of the bid increments. This also applys to bids placed live at the auction house during the auction.
As an exception, the auction house may accept bids independent from the bid

Bid increments for this auction 2364 - 24. September 2016, MÜNZEN Leinfelden-Echterdingen

The following table shows the current bid increments for the auction. Please note that although these apply for this auction, they are not necessarily valid for other auctions!

ab Bid increment
0 EUR 5 EUR
50 EUR 10 EUR
200 EUR 20 EUR
500 EUR 50 EUR
1.000 EUR 100 EUR
2.000 EUR 200 EUR
5.000 EUR 500 EUR
10.000 EUR 1.000 EUR
20.000 EUR 2.000 EUR
50.000 EUR 5.000 EUR
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