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A very brief history of currency

by Team Luno 3 minute read

As we talk about upgrading the world to a better financial system, it’s also important to consider the forces that currently control our money, and the pros and cons of the current system. So we’re taking you on a tour of the Evolution of Money: where it comes from, why we use it, the secret forces that dictate its behaviour, and what it all means for you. This week we’re looking at the evolution of currency - beginning with its origins.

Why is Satoshi Nakamoto anonymous?

by Team Luno 2 minute read

Where did Bitcoin come from? Who created it and why? What is its purpose? Could one person have really created it? These are common questions within the cryptocurrency community. In this post, we’ll explain why the creator of Bitcoin might have chosen to remain anonymous.

What do we know about Satoshi Nakamoto?

by Team Luno 4 minute read

Where did Bitcoin come from? Who created it and why? What is its purpose? Could one person have really created it? These are common questions within the cryptocurrency community. In this post, we share what we know about the creator of Bitcoin.

Who invented Bitcoin? The origin story

by Team Luno 3 minute read

Where did Bitcoin come from? Who created it and why? What is its purpose? Could one person have really created it? These are common questions within the cryptocurrency community.

​Why does Luno need to know my identity?

by Team Luno 4 minute read

In this post, we want to let you know why we need to know your identity when you open a Luno account. Luno only uses your information to provide you with a safe, regulated service. Verifying your account is quick and simple. You can do it via the Luno app for iOS and Android, or online.

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.
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