It’s a big day for Luno as the firm celebrates a mammoth milestone.
The firm has today announced that there as many as two million wallets in operation on Luno.
“Reaching the two million customers is a significant achievement. We strongly believe that by making Bitcoin more accessible through education and by offering a user-friendly, safe platform more and more people across the globe can benefit from a better financial system,” Luno co-founder and chief executive officer Marcus Swanepoel said of the milestone.
Launched in 2013, Luno has grown to become a team of 250+ employees spread across three hubs in London, Singapore and Cape Town.
To date the firm has drawn in approximately $13 million in funding since its launch in 2013
Luno offers a Wallet, Exchange and Enterprise services to its customers in over 40 countries.
“This milestone demonstrates the growing adoption of cryptocurrencies across the globe and reinforces our aim of reimagining a financial system where money is cheaper, faster and safer with open and equal access for everyone,” said Swanepoel.
Luno added that it is on track to launch in 30 new countries in 2019.