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​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...

Buy Bitcoin with a credit card (beta)

by Luno Team 3 minute read

At Luno, we focus on helping customers get Bitcoin in the easiest and fastest ways. Bank transfers are by far the most common funding method supported by Bitcoin providers, including us. Customers make a deposit in their local currency, and then once the money reflects, they use it to purchase...

Ten reasons you should consider buying Bitcoin in 2017

by Luno Team 3 minute read

In some ways, Bitcoin is just another currency: it has an exchange rate against other currencies, it can be bought, sold and it can be used to pay for things online. Bitcoin is taking the financial world by storm. Here are ten reasons why you should consider buying Bitcoin. 1....

Luno Singapore Bitcoin Giveaway

by Luno Team 1 minute read

We'll be giving away one Bitcoin (1 BTC) to a lucky person in the Bitcoin community in Singapore! You can enter the competition by clicking the image or link, below: Luno Singapore Bitcoin Giveaway Note that the competition is only open to people who currently reside in Singapore. Competition closes on...

Mobile verification via phone call

by Luno Team 1 minute read

When setting up or upgrading your Luno account, we may need to verify your mobile phone number. This is to help secure your Luno account. Our primary system --sending you a one time code via SMS-- works perfectly well for the majority of our customers. We have had some complaints in recent weeks about...

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