ShapeShift

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ShapeShift is a digital asset exchange platform that enables users to trade any major blockchain asset with another. With no login accounts required, the platform allows its users to enter input and output cryptocurrency types and receive an automatic address to deposit the input currency in order to collect the output currency via the addresses provided by its users.
TypePrivate
Founded2014
HQZug, CH
Websiteshapeshift.io

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Employees (est.) (Jan 2021)42(+5%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at ShapeShift

Erik Voorhees

Erik Voorhees

CEO

ShapeShift Office Locations

ShapeShift has offices in Zug and New York
Zug, CH (HQ)
11 Gubelstrasse
New York, NY, US
New York, NY, USA
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ShapeShift Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2014

ShapeShift total Funding

$12.8 m

ShapeShift latest funding size

$10.40 m

Time since last funding

4 years ago

ShapeShift investors

ShapeShift's latest funding round in March 2017 was reported to be $10.4 m. In total, ShapeShift has raised $12.8 m
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ShapeShift Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
KeepKeyAugust 16, 2017

ShapeShift Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

86/100

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ShapeShift Online and Social Media Presence

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ShapeShift News and Updates

ShapeShift Is Going Full DeFi to Lose KYC Rules

Erik Voorhees’ ShapeShift is morphing into a decentralized exchange (DEX). It's losing the KYC restrictions at the same time.

ShapeShift Delists Privacy Coin Zcash Over Regulatory Concerns

XMR, DASH and ZEC "were delisted at the same time for the same reason – to further derisk the company from a regulatory standpoint."

ShapeShift Launches Bitcoin Mobile App

LONDON, July 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- ShapeShift, one of the world's leading self-custody crypto platforms, vlaunched its much-anticipated mobile app. The app enables users to easily buy, trade, and transfer digital assets such as Bitcoin and Ethereum without trusting a 3rd party to hold...

ShapeShift lands Apple and PayPal veteran as COO

ShapeShift Global Limited, one of the world’s leading self-custody crypto trading platforms, announc...

As ShapeShift Launches Zero Fee Trading And FOX Token, A Talk With Founder/CEO Erik Voorhees On Self-Custody

Starting today, if you want to pay zero commission on your digital asset trades, and to maintain control of your private keys, you’ve got one choice: Join ShapeShift and get some free FOX Tokens, the exchange’s new native token needed to enjoy zero commission digital asset trading.

ShapeShift Founder Says Crypto Exchange Service Will Support Libra

Erik Voorhees thinks that Facebook's currency will be a gateway for bitcoin adoption.
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ShapeShift Blogs

Meet the Innovator Using Technology to Transform Society

The post Meet the Innovator Using Technology to Transform Society appeared first on ShapeShift.

Meet the Artist Working at the Forefront of Crypto

The post Meet the Artist Working at the Forefront of Crypto appeared first on ShapeShift.

Going Down the Rabbit Hole with Meltem Demirors

The post Going Down the Rabbit Hole with Meltem Demirors appeared first on ShapeShift.

Going ‘Down the Rabbit Hole’ with Nyla Rodgers

The post Going ‘Down the Rabbit Hole’ with Nyla Rodgers appeared first on ShapeShift.

Going ‘Down the Rabbit Hole’ with Zooko Wilcox

The post Going ‘Down the Rabbit Hole’ with Zooko Wilcox appeared first on ShapeShift.

Product Insights: KeepKey’s Integration with MyEtherWallet

The post Product Insights: KeepKey’s Integration with MyEtherWallet appeared first on ShapeShift.
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ShapeShift Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was ShapeShift founded?

    ShapeShift was founded in 2014.

  • Who are ShapeShift key executives?

    ShapeShift's key executives are Erik Voorhees.

  • How many employees does ShapeShift have?

    ShapeShift has 42 employees.

  • Who are ShapeShift competitors?

    Competitors of ShapeShift include Primas, Genesis Global Trading and Zcash.

  • Where is ShapeShift headquarters?

    ShapeShift headquarters is located at 11 Gubelstrasse, Zug.

  • Where are ShapeShift offices?

    ShapeShift has offices in Zug and New York.

  • How many offices does ShapeShift have?

    ShapeShift has 2 offices.