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The Bitcoin Cash fork (update)

by Team Luno 4 minute read

Edit: You can now withdraw your BCH or sell it for Bitcoin. Log in to Luno, navigate to Wallets > Send BCH. The Bitcoin Cash (BCH*) project intends to hard fork from Bitcoin on 1 August 2017. At this stage, it appears the fork is only supported by a small minority of...

Our new mobile Help Centre

by Team Luno 2 minute read

Good news, everyone! We’ve completely redesigned the Help Centre for Luno Android and iOS customers. This upgrade allows us to provide you with faster, more precise and mobile friendly support, without the need for you ever to leave the Luno app. Our product, design and development teams spent weeks researching...

How we sunset features

by Team Luno 4 minute read

In light of our recent sunsetting of credit card purchases* (via Simplex), we’ve written a guide on the processes involved in removing certain features from products. * Note that the credit card feature was only available in certain countries; we still support credit card deposits in Nigeria (via PayU). We’ll...

Bitcoin phishing fraud (and how we're fighting it at Luno)

by Team Luno 6 minute read

Summary: there are two things you can do to greatly protect yourself: enable two-factor authentication right now and always make sure you are on www.luno.com when you log into your account. Every day it seems that more Bitcoin phishing scams come to light. In this article, we will review the...

Dynamic send fees

by Timothy Stranex 1 minute read

Earlier this year, we began charging fees for Bitcoin send and receive transactions. You can read more about the reasons for this in our older blog post about network fees. Since then, fees on the Bitcoin network have continued to rise substantially: As such, we are switching to a new...

Bitcoin price alerts

by Team Luno 2 minute read

We receive many requests from our customers and a recurring theme was price alerts: We’d like to say thanks for all the suggestions and feedback from our customers. We’re happy to announce that the price alerts feature has been added. It is currently only available on web and Android, but...
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