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Wirex specializes in digital money solutions for individuals and businesses. Its platform supports Bitcoin, Litecoin and Ripple, Ethereum, Waves, Wollo, Dai, GBP, EUR, and USD.

TypePrivate
Founded2014
HQLondon, GB
Websitewirexapp.com
Employee Ratings4.4

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Employees (est.) (Jun 2021)231(+2%)
Revenue (FY, 2017)£4.5 M(+241%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Wirex Office Locations

Wirex has an office in London
London, GB (HQ)
Liverpool St
London, GB
9 Devonshire Square, Spitalfields
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Wirex Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2014

Wirex total Funding

$3.2 m

Wirex latest funding size

$3 m

Time since last funding

4 years ago

Wirex investors

Wirex's latest funding round in March 2017 was reported to be $3 m. In total, Wirex has raised $3.2 m
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Wirex Revenue

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Wirex's revenue was reported to be £4.47 m in FY, 2017
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2017)

4.5m

Gross profit (FY, 2017)

2.2m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2017), %

49.8%

Net income (FY, 2017)

113.5k

EBIT (FY, 2017)

174.8k

Cash (31-Dec-2017)

839.9k
GBPFY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

1.3m4.5m

Cost of goods sold

318.1k2.2m

Gross profit

995.6k2.2m

Gross profit Margin, %

76%50%
GBPFY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

388.9k839.9k

Inventories

1.4m

Current Assets

425.4k2.7m
GBPFY, 2016

Financial Leverage

1.7 x
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Wirex Operating Metrics

Wirex's Transaction Volume was reported to be $1b in Oct, 2017.
Oct, 2017Dec, 2017

Application Customers

900 k

Countries

130

Languages

13

Transaction Volume

$1 b
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Wirex Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

84/100

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Wirex Online and Social Media Presence

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Wirex News and Updates

Wirex to bring NFTs to mainstream audience

Wirex, the leading payments platform, is partnering with Terra Virtua – the world’s first fully immersive digital collectibles platform – to bring the benefits of NFTs (non-fungible tokens) to a mainstream audience.

Fintech Wirex Appoints Top Female Talent to Senior Marketing Role

LONDON, May 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Wirex, a leading digital payments platform, has appointed Jenny Kong as the new Global Head of Marketing, where she'll manage the Marketing team from New Zealand. The news follows her work co-founding the successful 'Rising Women in Crypto Power List'...

Wirex adds WXT to Ethereum in DeFi push

Digital payments platform Wirex has announced the migration of a fifth of their popular native token, the Wirex Token (WXT), from the Stellar Network to the Ethereum blockchain.

Crypto provider Wirex to show exactly where transactions take place

Wirex, a leading digital payments provider, today unveiled a range of location-enriched services to show their users where payments take place. Available to Wirex customers in-app, the service enables cardholders to readily see exactly where their transactions take place and provides a greater level…

Wirex & Snowdrop Solutions launch location-enriched transaction services

LONDON, April 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Wirex, a leading digital payments provider, today unveiled a range of location-enriched services to show their users where payments take place. Available to Wirex customers in-app, the service enables cardholders to readily see exactly where their...

Wirex Announces 3.5 Million Customers Milestone and Double Cryptoback™ Rewards for April

LONDON, April 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Digital payments platform, Wirex, have launched a brand-new offer to double the amount of Cryptoback™ rewards after surpassing 3.5 million customers. Available exclusively throughout April, Wirex customers in certain regions can earn up to 4% rewards...
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Wirex Blogs

3.0 – The Magic Number

Stop what you’re doing. We can finally reveal that Wirex 3.0 – our biggest, most feature-packed upgrade yet – lands next week. We’ll be posting across our social channels with glimpses of what’s to come so don’t forget to keep your eyes peeled on our Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Telegram. The co…

January at Wirex

Welcome to 2019, Wirex users! We’ve not let January blues hold us back – we’ve been working around the clock to make some big changes. All will be revealed soon. In the meantime, it’s been a month of new releases with two new tokens available for Wirex users in the EEA. They’re both ready for... Vie…

Small, but perfectly formed

Here at Wirex, we’re always looking for exciting projects that will offer our customers something different, to help us cater to every type of crypto-user. That’s why we’re so pleased to introduce the latest coin to the Wirex family, Nano (NANO). It joins Bitcoin, Litecoin, XRP, Ether, WAVES, Wollo …

A token to DAI for

The Dai (DAI) token joins Bitcoin, XRP, Ether, Litecoin, Waves and Wollo as the seventh cryptocurrency available for users in the EEA to buy, store, convert and spend with their Wirex Visa cards. As our very first stablecoin, its introduction marks the start of a new era for Wirex. Stablecoins offer…

The first rule of Wirex club

Calling all Wirex fans. Are you an active part of the crypto community? Have friends and family asked if you earn commission thanks to your constant Wirex chat? Do you leap on new products and features like a kid at Christmas? If the answer to all of these questions is yes, you could be one... View …

Wirex Security Update – 18.01.19

Transparency is one of our core values. Following the issues faced by some of our users over the weekend, we want to ensure that our customers understand exactly what happened and why. We know that many of you have been severely inconvenienced and we apologise wholeheartedly to all who were affected…
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Wirex Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Wirex founded?

    Wirex was founded in 2014.

  • How many employees does Wirex have?

    Wirex has 231 employees.

  • What is Wirex revenue?

    Latest Wirex annual revenue is £4.5 m.

  • What is Wirex revenue per employee?

    Latest Wirex revenue per employee is £19.4 k.

  • Who are Wirex competitors?

    Competitors of Wirex include Xapo, VoguePay and Acculynk.

  • Where is Wirex headquarters?

    Wirex headquarters is located at Liverpool St, London.

  • Where are Wirex offices?

    Wirex has an office in London.

  • How many offices does Wirex have?

    Wirex has 2 offices.