Wirex is a unique UK fintech that aims to make all currencies equal. Operating in 130 countries with 3.1m registered users, this crypto-friendly payments platform launched the world’s first Visa crypto-enabled payments card. In 2020, Wirex became Mastercard’s first "native" crypto-friendly principal member.
In a world of financial convergence, digital solutions are needed more than ever.
At the forefront of fintech innovation since its inception, Wirex brings crypto & fiat currencies together into one simple payments platform. Our mission is clear - break down barriers to holding different currencies and ‘make all currencies equal’. We’re building a platform where buying, holding, saving and spending any digital and traditional currency is quick, easy and accessible. The Wirex app supports 12 fiat and 10 crypto currencies. It is available in 130 countries and with more than 3m registered users.
- Mastercard Principal Membership (2020)
- Innovate Finance #Pitch360 winners (2020)
- US Money Transmission License in State of Georgia
- Singapore PSA licence application submitted (2020)
- APAC payment card launched (2019)
- E-money (fiat) licence in the UK (2018)
- VC-backed by SBI Group
- Rated Excellent on Trustpilot
Our rapid growth is built on a proven business case that saw us turn a profit in 2020. Available in EEA and APAC, we’re planning to expand to the USA by end-2020.
Proudly a "hedgehog" fintech - our journey to becoming a tech unicorn is built on managing and monetising growth sensibly. Millions of ‘Wirexers’ have supported our growth - this funding round is deliberately aimed at giving them an opportunity to own a share of the brand.