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Luno (formerly known as BitX) is a digital currency company. It offers an e-wallet and a mobile app that allows users to buy and sell cryptocurrencies.
TypePrivate
Founded2013
HQGreater London, GB
Websiteluno.com
Employee Ratings4.7

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Employees (est.) (May 2021)450(+5%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Luno

Marcus Swanepoel

Marcus Swanepoel

CEO

Luno Office Locations

Luno has offices in Greater London, Singapore and Cape Town
Greater London, GB (HQ)
1 Fore St
Singapore, SG
1 Coleman St
Cape Town, ZA
De Waterkant
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Luno Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2013

Luno total Funding

$13.8 m

Luno latest funding size

$9 m

Time since last funding

4 years ago

Luno investors

Luno's latest funding round in September 2017 was reported to be $9 m. In total, Luno has raised $13.8 m
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Luno Cybersecurity Score

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B

80/100

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Luno Online and Social Media Presence

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Luno News and Updates

African crypto usage spurs Luno as customers reach 7M

The crypto industry as a whole has seen a momentous year of growth, heavily spurred on by the entrance of institutional investors adopting bitcoin due to its store of value properties. The 2020 spike bitcoin experienced was also accelerated by its global adoption as the number of global cryptocurren…

Monzo finance chief leaves for crypto platform Luno

Monzo’s chief financial officer is the latest top-level executive to leave the digital bank after just two years with the The post Monzo finance chief leaves for crypto platform Luno appeared first on CityAM.

Luno Exchange Launches Interest-Earning Bitcoin Wallet

Users of Luno's new bitcoin "savings wallet" can earn up to 4% interest per year, the exchange said.

DCG Enters Retail Crypto Market With Acquisition of Luno Wallet

Blockchain-focused investment firm Digital Currency Group has acquired Luno, a retail-focused cryptocurrency exchange with over five million customers.

Digital Currency Group Reveals Sudden Acquisition Of Bitcoin And Crypto Exchange Luno

DCG has this morning revealed it's acquired the London-based but emerging market-focused bitcoin and cryptocurrency exchange Luno for an undisclosed sum...

Exclusive: Leak Reveals Surprising Reason Major Bitcoin Exchange Luno Is Adding Ripple’s XRP

London-based bitcoin and cryptocurrency exchange Luno is adding support for Ripple's XRP, the third-largest cryptocurrency by value behind bitcoin and ethereum. Here's why...
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Luno Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Luno founded?

    Luno was founded in 2013.

  • Who are Luno key executives?

    Luno's key executives are Marcus Swanepoel.

  • How many employees does Luno have?

    Luno has 450 employees.

  • Who are Luno competitors?

    Competitors of Luno include Flipside Crypto, Cobalt DL and Dash.

  • Where is Luno headquarters?

    Luno headquarters is located at 1 Fore St, Greater London.

  • Where are Luno offices?

    Luno has offices in Greater London, Singapore and Cape Town.

  • How many offices does Luno have?

    Luno has 3 offices.