Uphold

Founded in 2013, Uphold (formerly Bitreserve) is a cloud-based digital money platform enabling users to buy, hold, convert and transact across 30+ currencies and commodities, including 8 cryptocurrencies. Uphold members can deposit funds to their account via bank account, credit card in addition to cryptocurrencies such as XRP, bitcoin, litecoin and ethereum into reserve-backed currencies and commodities allowing anyone with a device to send, receive, and exchange money and commodities.

Headquartered in Charleston, South Carolina, with offices in Larkspur, California, Braga, London, and Shanghai, Uphold allows users to convert bitcoin into “cloud money,” in 30+ currencies (dollars, euros, yen, rupee and others) and 4 precious metals (Gold, Silver, Platinum, and Palladium). The company also has an open API and has stated interest in addressing the remittance market through partnerships with the retail outlet Elektra and the Salinas Group.

Uphold Joins Crypto Lending Platform Cred for New Lending and Earning Solutions
October 23rd, 2018

Digital payments startup Uphold has entered into a new partnership with crypto lending platform Cred to offer new lending and earning products.

Cred Secures $200M in Credit Facility, Now Available on Uphold
September 21st, 2018

Cred, the decentralized global lending platform, has secured $200,000,000 USD in crypto-backed lending facilities.

See Coinbase, Digital Money Platform Uphold Now Offers Full Functionality with XRP Ledger
May 25th, 2018

Crypto platform Uphold has finelly finished adding support for XRP. Traders on the Uphold exchange platform can now move XRP to their wallets from the exchange after exchanging it with fiat currencies.

US-based Digital Money Platform Uphold Adds Buy and Sell Options for Ripple’s XRP
March 29th, 2018

With a view to satisfy a huge demand for XRP, Uphold has added support for this cryptocurrency and has become one of the largest platforms to buy it.

Uphold and FX4BIZ Selected as FinTech Partners by Antwerp World Diamond Center
February 1st, 2016

Diamond traders will be encouraged to use Uphold and FX4BIZ as payment platforms for faster and cheaper transactions.

Now U.S. Members Can Link Bank Account or Debit/Credit Card to Uphold
November 25th, 2015

Uphold stands by bitcoin offering new services for U.S. members.

Bitcoin Unicorns BitPay, Uphold and Circle Distancing Themselves from Bitcoin
November 22nd, 2015

Bitcoin startups get focused on blockchain shifting away from bitcoin as a digital currency.

Uphold Partners with Voxelus to Introduce New Voxel (VOX) Cryptocurrency
October 18th, 2015

New cryptocurrency, Voxel, will come to the market in the beginning of November.

Bitreserve Rebrands as Uphold, Connects Bitcoin with Global Financial Ecosystem
October 14th, 2015

Uphold, former Bitreserve, has announced the launch of new services and products.