About Wirex

Wirex is a new and improved hybrid personal banking solution. It’s the first company to combine the speed and flexibility of blockchain finance with the acceptance of traditional currency – all in one account. They offer secure bitcoin wallets linked to Visa and MasterCard debit cards, supported by online and mobile applications.

The company believes that it is time to change the outdated, expensive and often frustrating financial infrastructure. Wirex has succeeded in integrating the best peer-to-peer transfer and global payments technologies – so simple, their service works with just a few clicks. The company has worked hard to enhance security, protect privacy, and improve customer experience, so you can enjoy unrivalled remittance and personal banking services.

Wirex Details
Operating Status: Active
Business Type: Private
Founded: 2014
Headquarters: London, England, United Kingdom
Founders: Dmitry Lazarichev, Pavel Matveev
Wirex News
Wirex Adds WAVES to its Platform
January 10th, 2019

Wirex, the UK FCA-licenced digital money platform that facilitates the seamless conversion of cryptos and traditional currency, has joined forces with Waves to add the in-demand WAVES token to its platform.

Exploring the New Way of Disrupting the World of Blockchain at Shift Money
November 28th, 2018

Shift Money, a conference floor jampacked with content and amazing after-parties, has become famous for its atmosphere. Holding purpose to explore new ways to disrupt the world of Payments, Insurance, Lending, and Blockchain, it gathers industry’s representatives to find new partners and new opportunities.

Teaching the Financial ABCs in the Digital Era
November 13th, 2018

Since the world of money has changed significantly over the last decade, children need to be provided with principles of sensible money management. Pigzbe’s hand-held hardware wallet set to become the benchmark in educational finance.

Wirex Partners with i2c to Launch Prepaid Bitcoin Card in the United States
October 23rd, 2018

Wirex is a global digital payments platform serving over 2 million customers in more than 130 countries.

Wirex Rolls Out IBAN on EUR Accounts in Spain and France, Increases Account Limits
October 1st, 2018

Wirex is seriously working on improving users’ experience: it introduced Iban for French and Spanish users and raised the funding limits.

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