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Luno’s design thinking: our evolution

by Team Luno 5 minute read

This is the next stage in our evolution - the Luno brand has a new look and feel.

It’s time for Africa!

by Marcus Swanepoel 2 minute read

We’re very excited to announce today that we’ve launched our new African regional headquarters in Johannesburg, South Africa. We’ve been closely monitoring the rest of the African market and believe that the time is now finally right for a dynamic expansion across other African markets.

Luno’s vision for a better financial future for everyone

by Marcus Swanepoel 2 minute read

It’s time to upgrade the world to a better financial system Over 150 Lunauts and growing fast... Luno was founded in 2013, and since our earliest days of building crypto systems for large financial institutions and later launching a range of consumer crypto products across over 40 countries, we’ve always been focused on...

Announcing two million customers

by Team Luno 2 minute read

We’re excited to announce that our customers have now opened 2 million Luno wallets. Each little (or big) bit of Bitcoin or Ethereum someone buys through Luno is much more than a simple purchase. It's a vote for a new system. We want to say thank you to everyone who has been part of Luno's mission so far. Whether you've been with us since 2013 or joined this week, you're part of the journey. Having you onboard is an essential part of upgrading the world to a better financial system.

Setting our customers up for success

by Team Luno 2 minute read

Since we've started, our community has always been at the heart and soul of everything we do. We believe that your success is our success. It's in our best interest, to have your best interest at heart. The Global Luno team To reflect our commitment to customer happiness, we've renamed...

Luno expands to 35 new markets; announcing Series B round

by Marcus Swanepoel 2 minute read

We are excited to announce the launch of Luno across several new European markets. This means people from 40 countries around the world can now easily buy, sell and store Bitcoin with Luno. At Luno, our core mission is to bring cryptocurrencies to everyone, everywhere - and in a way...

​BitX is now Luno!

by Marcus Swanepoel 2 minute read

We founded BitX in early 2013 to bring the power of cryptocurrency to the world. We believe decentralised cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin will fundamentally change how the world views and uses money: cheaper, faster and safer transactions; more privacy and freedom; a significantly better user experience; and ultimately, more equality by...

To the moon! The Luno brand story.

by Marcus Swanepoel 3 minute read

We believe that decentralised cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin will fundamentally change how the world views and uses money: cheaper, faster and safer transactions; more privacy and financial freedom; a significantly better user experience; and ultimately, more equality by giving everyone in the world access to the same financial system. This financial...

BitX raises funding from Venturra Capital

by Team Luno 1 minute read

We’re very excited to announce additional funding from Venturra Capital, a leading Southeast Asian venture fund. Venturra will join our existing group of investors which includes The Naspers Group and Barry Silbert’s Digital Currency Group. Venturra Capital is a US$150m Asia-focused venture fund based out of Jakarta, Indonesia. It was...

New look, new products, new faces

by Team Luno 2 minute read

Over the next few weeks you will see a lot of exciting changes at BitX. While we believe that the widespread adoption of cryptocurrency is inevitable, we’re highly committed to building products and services that will accelerate this trend. Over the next few weeks we’ll be rolling out a number...

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