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closed 2/4/2019 via BusinessWire

Kraken, acquired Crypto Facilities

synopsis: Kraken, the largest Bitcoin exchange in euro volume and liquidity, announced the acquisition of Crypto Facilities, a world-leading, regulated cryptocurrency trading platform and index provider based in the UK.
buyer: Kraken
Kraken is the largest Bitcoin exchange in euro volume and liquidity and also trading Canadian dollars, US dollars, British pounds and Japanese yen. Kraken is consistently rated the best and most secure Bitcoin exchange by independent news media. "
target: Crypto Facilities
Crypto Facilities is a world-leading cryptocurrency trading platform, offering individuals and institutions regulated, transparent and secure derivatives trading 24/7/365. They are based in London, UK.
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announced 10/14/2020 via Company Press Release

Arcane Crypto AS, will acquire Kaupang Krypto AS

synopsis: Oslo-based Arcane Crypto AS will acquire Kaupang Krypto AS, a Norwegian company that facilitates the buying and selling of cryptocurrencies and is registered with the Norwegian Financial Supervisory Authority. The acquisition of Kaupang Krypto will strengthen Arcane Crypto’s position within the exchange of cryptocurrencies in Norway.
buyer: Arcane Crypto AS
Arcane Crypto is a Norwegian company developing and investing in projects focusing on Bitcoin and digital assets. The company develops and invests in projects focusing on Bitcoin and digital assets in order to build a bridge between the new digital economy and the traditional economy. "
target parent: BullTech AS
target: Kaupang Krypto AS
Kaupang is a Norwegian company that facilitates the buying and selling of cryptocurrencies regulated by the Norwegian Financial Supervisory Authority. Kaupang supports a variety of cryptocurrencies, including Bitcoin, Ether, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, and Ripple, among others.
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closed 9/9/2020 via BusinessWire

Digital Currency Group, acquired Luno

synopsis: Digital Currency Group (DCG), a global enterprise that builds, buys, and invests in blockchain companies, announced the acquisition of Luno, a leading cryptocurrency exchange. Luno products and services make it safe and easy to buy, store and learn about cryptocurrencies.
buyer: Digital Currency Group
Digital Currency Group builds, incubates and seeds bitcoin and blockchain technology-related companies. DCG owns and operates the industry's leading bitcoin brokerage firm, Genesis Trading, and the largest digital currency asset management firm, Grayscale Investments. "
target: Luno
Luno is a leading cryptocurrency exchange based in London and operates across Africa, South East Asia and Europe. Luno products and services make it safe and easy to buy, store and learn about cryptocurrencies.
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closed 1/29/2020 via finextra.com

Kraken, acquired Bit Trade Pty Ltd

synopsis: Kraken, the world’s largest global bitcoin exchange, has acquired Bit Trade, Australia’s longest-running provider of digital currency trading services. Bit Trade helps individuals and businesses buy and sell cryptocurrency and other digital blockchain assets like Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, and Litecoin through a single platform.
buyer: Kraken
Kraken is the largest Bitcoin exchange in euro volume and liquidity and also trading Canadian dollars, US dollars, British pounds and Japanese yen. Kraken is consistently rated the best and most secure Bitcoin exchange by independent news media. "
target: Bit Trade Pty Ltd
Bit Trade is Australia’s longest-running provider of digital currency trading services. Bit Trade helps individuals and businesses buy and sell cryptocurrency and other digital blockchain assets like Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, and Litecoin through a single platform.
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closed 11/20/2019 via Company Press Release

Foxbit, acquired MODIAX

synopsis: Foxbit, one of the largest bitcoin and cryptocurrency companies in Brazil, has acquired MODIAX, a cryptocurrency exchange in Brazil. MODIAX makes it easy for people to invest in crypto, even if they have never done it before. Their platform allows people to buy and sell bitcoin in 3 easy steps.
buyer: Foxbit
Foxbit is one of the largest bitcoin and cryptocurrency companies in Brazil. Foxbit delivers agility, transparency, liquidity and security to its clients, providing the best trading experience for bitcoin, ethereum (ether), litecoin and trueUSD in Brazil. "
target: MODIAX
MODIAX is a cryptocurrency exchange in Brazil. MODIAX makes it easy for people to invest in crypto, even if they have never done it before. Their platform allows people to buy and sell bitcoin in 3 easy steps. MODIAX provides all the support and tools needed to invest in bitcoin.
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closed 6/17/2019 via PR Newswire

BnkToTheFuture, acquired Altcoin.io

synopsis: BnkToTheFuture has acquired Altcoin.io, a decentralized exchange and peer-to-peer trading solution built upon the Ethereum blockchain, to build a compliant platform for trading security tokens. Altcoin.io combines an exchange interface with a trading engine to offer a fast, safe, and user-friendly platform for trading digital assets.
buyer: BnkToTheFuture
BnkToTheFuture is an online investment platform that has invested in Coinbase, Circle, Blockchain.com, Kraken, BitStamp, BitFinex, and more. It is a securities business with partnerships and stakes in other licensed companies including a U.S. broker-dealer and FCA authorized corporate finance house."
target: Altcoin.io
Altcoin.io is a decentralized exchange and peer-to-peer trading solution built upon the Ethereum blockchain. Altcoin.io combines an intuitive exchange interface with a powerful trading engine to offer a fast, safe, and user-friendly platform for trading digital assets.
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closed 2/14/2019 via BusinessWire

Coinsquare Ltd., acquired StellarX

synopsis: Coinsquare, Canada’s premier cryptocurrency trading platform for trading Bitcoin, Ethereum, and other cryptocurrencies, announced it has acquired StellarX, a user-friendly way to trade all types of assets cheaply and quickly. They are free, fast, and list every asset class imaginable: crypto, fiat, commodities and more.
buyer: Coinsquare Ltd.
Founded in 2014, Coinsquare is one of the world’s premier cryptocurrency platforms for trading Bitcoin, Ethereum, and other cryptocurrencies. "
target: StellarX
StellarX is a user-friendly way to trade all types of assets cheaply and quickly. They are free, fast, and list every asset class imaginable: crypto, fiat, commodities and more.
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closed 1/8/2019 via BusinessWire

EZAdvance Consumer Lending, acquired Alconomy Technologies

synopsis: Philippines based EZAdvance Consumer Lending, a rapidly growing financial services company specializing in Consumer lending and Trade Finance, has acquired the tech assets of New Delhi based Alconomy Technologies, a cryptocurrency exchange and wallet based in India.
buyer: EZAdvance Consumer Lending
EZAdvance Consumer Lending is a rapidly growing financial services company specializing in Consumer lending and Trade Finance with headquarters in Makati City and offices across Philippines. "
target: Alconomy Technologies
Alconomy Technologies was started in 2017 as a cryptocurrency exchange and wallet based in India. Cryptocurrency trading was banned by Reserve Bank of India in 2018.
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closed 9/19/2018 via BNC Analysis

Huobi, acquired Bit Trade

synopsis: Huobi Global's wholly owned subsidiary, Huobi Japan Holding Ltd, has recently acquired a majority stake in Japan’s BitTrade — one of only 16 regulated crypto exchanges in the country, Huobi Japan will get 100 percent of the shares from True Joyful Limited, BVI, which holds all of the beneficiary interest in the company.
buyer: Huobi
Headquartered in Singapore, Huobi is one of the world's largest crypto exchanges, ranked the fourth largest in the world by daily trade volumes. "
target: Bit Trade
BitTrade is one of only 16 regulated and Japanese government-approved crypto currency trading platforms.
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announced 8/31/2018 via BNC Analysis

Rakuten Card, will acquire Everybody's Bitcoin

synopsis: Rakuten, Inc. announces that y it decided to acquire Everybody’s Bitcoin through its subsidiary, Rakuten Card Co., Ltd. Everybody's Bitcoin is an unlicensed cryptocurrency exchange platform. Currently, Everybody’s Bitcoin operates as a deemed cryptocurrency exchange and is waiting for approval of the official registration.
buyer parent: Rakuten Inc.
buyer: Rakuten Card
Rakuten Card Co., Ltd. offers consumer loan card and credit guarantee services. Rakuten Card Co., Ltd. also offers loans specifically designed for merchants. "
target parent: Traders Holdings Co., Ltd.
target: Everybody's Bitcoin
Everybody's Bitcoin is an unlicensed cryptocurrency exchange platform. Currently, Everybody’s Bitcoin operates as a deemed cryptocurrency exchange and is waiting for approval of the official registration.
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announced 1/19/2016 via BusinessWire

Kraken, will acquire Coinsetter

synopsis: Kraken announced that they are acquiring major exchanges Coinsetter and its subsidiary, Cavirtex. Coinsetter is one of America’s most prominent national bitcoin exchanges and Cavirtex is Canada’s first bitcoin exchange.
buyer: Kraken
Kraken is the world’s largest global bitcoin exchange in euro volume and liquidity. Their clients also trade US dollars, Canadian dollars, British pounds, Japanese yen and other digital currencies on a platform consistently rated the best and most secure bitcoin exchange by independent news media. "
target: Coinsetter
Coinsetter is a Wall Street built bitcoin exchange for firms and individuals. Their platform puts the power of institutional bitcoin trading at their fingertips. Coinsetter subsidiary Cavirtex is Canada’s first bitcoin exchange with unmatched historical trading volume.
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closed 6/17/2020 via PR Newswire

Calvin Ng, acquired ABCC Exchange

synopsis: Calvin Ng, a serial entrepreneur and angel investor in Hong Kong, has acquired ABCC Exchange, a leading cryptocurrency exchange in Singapore. ABCC is an online and mobile platform that makes trading cryptocurrencies easy. The platform provides investors with market data in real time and enables them to make efficient transactions at low rates.
buyer: Calvin Ng
Calvin Ng is a serial entrepreneur and investor in Hong Kong with extensive experience in digital media, social networking and the gaming industry. Calvin manages a US$200 million blockchain and innovation fund (PLUTUS VC) which has invested in several blockchain and technology companies worldwide. "
target: ABCC Exchange
ABCC Exchange is a leading cryptocurrency exchange in Singapore. ABCC is an online and mobile platform that makes trading cryptocurrencies easy. The platform provides investors with professional market data in real time and enables them to make secure, fast, and efficient transactions at low rates.
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announced 5/14/2013 via GlobeNewswire

INTL FCStone Inc., will acquire The Cleartrade Exchange Pte Ltd.

synopsis: INTL FCStone Inc., a provider of execution and advisory services in commodities, currencies and international securities, announced that it has agreed with Cleartrade Exchange (CLTX) to acquire immediate voting control and the right to acquire up to 90% of equity interest over a five-year period.
buyer: INTL FCStone Inc. (INTL:$37,434.30)
INTL FCStone Inc. provides execution and advisory services in commodities, currencies and international securities. INTL's businesses, which include the commodities advisory and transaction execution firm FCStone Group, serve more than 20,000 customers. "
target: The Cleartrade Exchange Pte Ltd.
Cleartrade Exchange (CLTX) is an electronic global marketplace for futures and swaps commodity derivatives. Cleartrade Exchange operates a regulated futures market as a licensed Recognised Market Operator (RMO) regulated by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS).
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closed 8/4/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Cboe Global Markets, Inc., acquired MatchNow

synopsis: Exchange operator Cboe Global Markets has acquired Canada’s largest “dark pool” stock trading platform, MATCHNow, from Virtu Financial. MATCHNow® consistently captures over 5% market share across all Canadian equities and ETFs.
buyer: Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (CBOE:$2,815.00)
Cboe is one of the world's largest exchange holding companies, offering cutting-edge trading and investment solutions to investors. The company is committed to defining markets and driving global marketplaces forward through product innovation, leading-edge technology and seamless trading solutions."
target parent: Madison Tyler Holdings, LLC
target: MatchNow
TriAct Canada Marketplace LP operates MATCHNow®, Canada’s premier broker-neutral dark pool. MATCHNow® consistently captures over 5% market share across all Canadian equities and ETFs.
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closed 4/1/2015 via PR Newswire

GAIN Capital Holdings, Inc., acquired City Index Group Limited

synopsis: GAIN Capital Holdings, Inc., a company that provides innovative trading technology and execution services to retail and institutional investors worldwide, announced that it has acquired City Index Limited, a leading online trading firm specializing in contracts-for-difference, forex and UK spread betting.
buyer: GAIN Capital Holdings, Inc. (GCAP:$213.30)
GAIN Capital Holdings provides innovative trading technology and execution services to retail and institutional investors worldwide, with multiple access points to OTC markets and global exchanges across a wide range of asset classes, including foreign exchange, commodities, and global equities. "
target parent: Intercapital Private Group Ltd.
target: City Index Group Limited
City Index (Holdings) Ltd. is a global provider of retail trading services including spread betting (UK only), CFDs and margin forex. The firm trades primarily under the City Index, Finspreads, FX Solutions and IFX Markets brands with core markets in the UK, Middle East and the Asia Pacific.
price ($mm)
$117
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$11
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11.0x
closed 11/4/2019 via GlobeNewswire

MarketAxess Holdings, Inc., acquired LiquidityEdge

synopsis: MarketAxess Holdings Inc., the operator of a leading electronic trading platform for fixed income securities, and the provider of market data and post-trade services for the global fixed-income markets, has acquired LiquidityEdge, a leading provider of an electronic U.S. Treasuries marketplace.
buyer: MarketAxess Holdings, Inc. (MKTX:$615.14)
MarketAxess operates a leading, institutional electronic trading platform delivering expanded liquidity opportunities, improved execution quality and significant cost savings across global fixed-income markets. "
target: LiquidityEdge
Established in 2015, LiquidityEdge offers a bespoke trading ecosystem to connect a community of dealers, market-makers and institutional investors to trade in the $500 billion average-daily-volume U.S. Treasury market.
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closed 12/4/2019 via BNC Analysis

GO Markets Pty Limited, acquired Galactus Ltd

synopsis: GO Markets, an Australian provider of online CFD trading services, has acquired Galactus Ltd, a Cyprus-based firm that provides global market access and understands concerns such as market unpredictability, security of funds and the issues that may arise for trading.
buyer: GO Markets Pty Limited
GO Markets is an Australian provider of online CFD trading services. They are always committed in refining their technology, tailored services and client education and have positioned themselves firmly as a trusted and leading Australian regulated broker. "
target: Galactus Ltd
Galactus is a Cyprus-based firm providing global market access. They understand concerns such as market unpredictability, security of funds and the issues that may arise for trading. Therefore, they rebuild traders’ confidence with clients’ perspective in mind to address the risks they face.
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closed 9/14/2015 via GlobeNewswire

Rakuten Securities, Inc., acquired FXCM Asia Limited

synopsis: FXCM Inc., a leading online provider of foreign exchange (FX) trading and related services, announced the sale of FXCM Asia Limited ("FXCM Hong Kong") to Rakuten Securities, Inc. The company provides comprehensive blend of brokerage services to the retail investors.
buyer parent: Rakuten Inc.
buyer: Rakuten Securities, Inc.
Rakuten Securities, Inc. the Investment Professional of the Rakuten Group. They provide comprehensive blend of brokerage services to the retail investors. "
target parent: FXCM Inc.
target: FXCM Asia Limited
FXCM Asia was established to make forex trading services more accessible to their clients all over Asia. Through the Hong Kong office, FXCM Asia is able to provide a much higher level of service to their many valued Asian clients, and bring them personalized, face-to-face assistance and more.
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announced 10/9/2020 via Market Watch

TP ICAP, will acquire Liquidnet, Inc.

synopsis: UK-based TP ICAP PLC will acquire Liquidnet Holdings Inc., an electronic trading network. The acquisition of Liquidnet is a transformational deal that will diversify TC ICAP's business mix and contribute to boosting revenue growth and underlying operating margin.
buyer: TP ICAP (LSE:TCAP:$2,398.01)
Headquartered in London, TP ICAP is a global firm of professional intermediaries that plays a pivotal role in the world’s financial, energy, and commodities markets. TP ICAP provides comprehensive analysis and insight into market conditions and long-term trends. "
target: Liquidnet, Inc.
Liquidnet is a technology-driven, global institutional investment network, connecting the world’s investors to the world’s investments. Its network spans 45 markets and connects institutional brokers, investment banks, exchanges, alternative trading venues, and data and research providers.
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$575
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announced 10/9/2020 via Market Watch

TP ICAP, will acquire Liquidnet, Inc.

synopsis: UK-based TP ICAP PLC will acquire Liquidnet Holdings Inc., an electronic trading network. The acquisition of Liquidnet is a transformational deal that will diversify TC ICAP's business mix and contribute to boosting revenue growth and underlying operating margin.
buyer: TP ICAP (LSE:TCAP:$2,398.01)
Headquartered in London, TP ICAP is a global firm of professional intermediaries that plays a pivotal role in the world’s financial, energy, and commodities markets. TP ICAP provides comprehensive analysis and insight into market conditions and long-term trends. "
target: Liquidnet, Inc.
Liquidnet is a technology-driven, global institutional investment network, connecting the world’s investors to the world’s investments. Its network spans 45 markets and connects institutional brokers, investment banks, exchanges, alternative trading venues, and data and research providers.
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$575
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$339
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closed 2/4/2019 via BusinessWire

Kraken, acquired Crypto Facilities

synopsis: Kraken, the largest Bitcoin exchange in euro volume and liquidity, announced the acquisition of Crypto Facilities, a world-leading, regulated cryptocurrency trading platform and index provider based in the UK.
buyer: Kraken
Kraken is the largest Bitcoin exchange in euro volume and liquidity and also trading Canadian dollars, US dollars, British pounds and Japanese yen. Kraken is consistently rated the best and most secure Bitcoin exchange by independent news media. "
target: Crypto Facilities
Crypto Facilities is a world-leading cryptocurrency trading platform, offering individuals and institutions regulated, transparent and secure derivatives trading 24/7/365. They are based in London, UK.
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closed 1/29/2020 via finextra.com

Kraken, acquired Bit Trade Pty Ltd

synopsis: Kraken, the world’s largest global bitcoin exchange, has acquired Bit Trade, Australia’s longest-running provider of digital currency trading services. Bit Trade helps individuals and businesses buy and sell cryptocurrency and other digital blockchain assets like Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, and Litecoin through a single platform.
buyer: Kraken
Kraken is the largest Bitcoin exchange in euro volume and liquidity and also trading Canadian dollars, US dollars, British pounds and Japanese yen. Kraken is consistently rated the best and most secure Bitcoin exchange by independent news media. "
target: Bit Trade Pty Ltd
Bit Trade is Australia’s longest-running provider of digital currency trading services. Bit Trade helps individuals and businesses buy and sell cryptocurrency and other digital blockchain assets like Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, and Litecoin through a single platform.
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closed 2/4/2019 via BusinessWire

Kraken, acquired Crypto Facilities

synopsis: Kraken, the largest Bitcoin exchange in euro volume and liquidity, announced the acquisition of Crypto Facilities, a world-leading, regulated cryptocurrency trading platform and index provider based in the UK.
buyer: Kraken
Kraken is the largest Bitcoin exchange in euro volume and liquidity and also trading Canadian dollars, US dollars, British pounds and Japanese yen. Kraken is consistently rated the best and most secure Bitcoin exchange by independent news media. "
target: Crypto Facilities
Crypto Facilities is a world-leading cryptocurrency trading platform, offering individuals and institutions regulated, transparent and secure derivatives trading 24/7/365. They are based in London, UK.
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closed 3/1/2017 via BusinessWire

Kraken, acquired Cryptograph

synopsis: Kraken, the trusted global digital asset exchange, announced the acquisition of the popular charting and trading platform Cryptowatch- used by thousands of traders to chart over 150 markets in real-time and trade digital assets through a user-friendly interface. Cryptowatch has seen rapid growth, increasing its user-base by 700% in two years.
buyer: Kraken
Kraken is the largest Bitcoin exchange in euro volume and liquidity and also trading Canadian dollars, US dollars, British pounds and Japanese yen. Kraken is consistently rated the best and most secure Bitcoin exchange by independent news media. "
target: Cryptograph
Cryptowatch is a popular charting and trading platform used by thousands of traders to chart over 150 markets in real-time and trade up to 22 digital assets through a highly user-friendly interface.
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closed 12/14/2016 via Company Press Release

Kraken, acquired Glidera Inc.

synopsis: Global digital asset exchange Kraken announced the acquisition of the award-winning bitcoin wallet funding service Glidera. Chicago-based Glidera is the first non-custodial buying and selling service for bitcoin wallets. Glidera enables secure one-click buying and selling of bitcoin straight from bitcoin wallets via convenient ACH bank transfers.
buyer: Kraken
Kraken is the largest Bitcoin exchange in euro volume and liquidity and also trading Canadian dollars, US dollars, British pounds and Japanese yen. Kraken is consistently rated the best and most secure Bitcoin exchange by independent news media. "
target: Glidera Inc.
Glidera makes digital currency wallets better by providing applications the ability to offer bitcoin buy and sell services. Using Glidera’s flexible API, developers can integrate this functionality while Glidera handles the compliance, banking, liquidity, and fraud challenges.
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closed 6/28/2016 via Company Press Release

Kraken, acquired CleverCoin B.V.

synopsis: Kraken announced the acquisition of CleverCoin, one of the first Netherlands-based bitcoin exchanges. CleverCoin is a professional, reliable and accessible Dutch bitcoin exchange. They offer a transparent exchange with clear explanation and easy to use platform that makes trading bitcoins accessible for everyone.
buyer: Kraken
Kraken is the largest Bitcoin exchange in euro volume and liquidity and also trading Canadian dollars, US dollars, British pounds and Japanese yen. Kraken is consistently rated the best and most secure Bitcoin exchange by independent news media. "
target: CleverCoin B.V.
CleverCoin is a professional, reliable and accessible Dutch bitcoin exchange. Trading bitcoins with CleverCoin is easy, safe and fast. They offer a transparent exchange with clear explanation and easy to use platform that makes trading bitcoins accessible for everyone.
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announced 1/19/2016 via BusinessWire

Kraken, will acquire Coinsetter

synopsis: Kraken announced that they are acquiring major exchanges Coinsetter and its subsidiary, Cavirtex. Coinsetter is one of America’s most prominent national bitcoin exchanges and Cavirtex is Canada’s first bitcoin exchange.
buyer: Kraken
Kraken is the world’s largest global bitcoin exchange in euro volume and liquidity. Their clients also trade US dollars, Canadian dollars, British pounds, Japanese yen and other digital currencies on a platform consistently rated the best and most secure bitcoin exchange by independent news media. "
target: Coinsetter
Coinsetter is a Wall Street built bitcoin exchange for firms and individuals. Their platform puts the power of institutional bitcoin trading at their fingertips. Coinsetter subsidiary Cavirtex is Canada’s first bitcoin exchange with unmatched historical trading volume.
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closed 2/4/2019 via BusinessWire

Kraken, acquired Crypto Facilities

synopsis: Kraken, the largest Bitcoin exchange in euro volume and liquidity, announced the acquisition of Crypto Facilities, a world-leading, regulated cryptocurrency trading platform and index provider based in the UK.
buyer: Kraken
Kraken is the largest Bitcoin exchange in euro volume and liquidity and also trading Canadian dollars, US dollars, British pounds and Japanese yen. Kraken is consistently rated the best and most secure Bitcoin exchange by independent news media. "
target: Crypto Facilities
Crypto Facilities is a world-leading cryptocurrency trading platform, offering individuals and institutions regulated, transparent and secure derivatives trading 24/7/365. They are based in London, UK.
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announced 10/14/2020 via Company Press Release

Arcane Crypto AS, will acquire Kaupang Krypto AS

synopsis: Oslo-based Arcane Crypto AS will acquire Kaupang Krypto AS, a Norwegian company that facilitates the buying and selling of cryptocurrencies and is registered with the Norwegian Financial Supervisory Authority. The acquisition of Kaupang Krypto will strengthen Arcane Crypto’s position within the exchange of cryptocurrencies in Norway.
buyer: Arcane Crypto AS
Arcane Crypto is a Norwegian company developing and investing in projects focusing on Bitcoin and digital assets. The company develops and invests in projects focusing on Bitcoin and digital assets in order to build a bridge between the new digital economy and the traditional economy. "
target parent: BullTech AS
target: Kaupang Krypto AS
Kaupang is a Norwegian company that facilitates the buying and selling of cryptocurrencies regulated by the Norwegian Financial Supervisory Authority. Kaupang supports a variety of cryptocurrencies, including Bitcoin, Ether, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, and Ripple, among others.
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closed 9/9/2020 via BusinessWire

Digital Currency Group, acquired Luno

synopsis: Digital Currency Group (DCG), a global enterprise that builds, buys, and invests in blockchain companies, announced the acquisition of Luno, a leading cryptocurrency exchange. Luno products and services make it safe and easy to buy, store and learn about cryptocurrencies.
buyer: Digital Currency Group
Digital Currency Group builds, incubates and seeds bitcoin and blockchain technology-related companies. DCG owns and operates the industry's leading bitcoin brokerage firm, Genesis Trading, and the largest digital currency asset management firm, Grayscale Investments. "
target: Luno
Luno is a leading cryptocurrency exchange based in London and operates across Africa, South East Asia and Europe. Luno products and services make it safe and easy to buy, store and learn about cryptocurrencies.
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closed 1/29/2020 via finextra.com

Kraken, acquired Bit Trade Pty Ltd

synopsis: Kraken, the world’s largest global bitcoin exchange, has acquired Bit Trade, Australia’s longest-running provider of digital currency trading services. Bit Trade helps individuals and businesses buy and sell cryptocurrency and other digital blockchain assets like Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, and Litecoin through a single platform.
buyer: Kraken
Kraken is the largest Bitcoin exchange in euro volume and liquidity and also trading Canadian dollars, US dollars, British pounds and Japanese yen. Kraken is consistently rated the best and most secure Bitcoin exchange by independent news media. "
target: Bit Trade Pty Ltd
Bit Trade is Australia’s longest-running provider of digital currency trading services. Bit Trade helps individuals and businesses buy and sell cryptocurrency and other digital blockchain assets like Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, and Litecoin through a single platform.
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closed 11/20/2019 via Company Press Release

Foxbit, acquired MODIAX

synopsis: Foxbit, one of the largest bitcoin and cryptocurrency companies in Brazil, has acquired MODIAX, a cryptocurrency exchange in Brazil. MODIAX makes it easy for people to invest in crypto, even if they have never done it before. Their platform allows people to buy and sell bitcoin in 3 easy steps.
buyer: Foxbit
Foxbit is one of the largest bitcoin and cryptocurrency companies in Brazil. Foxbit delivers agility, transparency, liquidity and security to its clients, providing the best trading experience for bitcoin, ethereum (ether), litecoin and trueUSD in Brazil. "
target: MODIAX
MODIAX is a cryptocurrency exchange in Brazil. MODIAX makes it easy for people to invest in crypto, even if they have never done it before. Their platform allows people to buy and sell bitcoin in 3 easy steps. MODIAX provides all the support and tools needed to invest in bitcoin.
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closed 6/17/2019 via PR Newswire

BnkToTheFuture, acquired Altcoin.io

synopsis: BnkToTheFuture has acquired Altcoin.io, a decentralized exchange and peer-to-peer trading solution built upon the Ethereum blockchain, to build a compliant platform for trading security tokens. Altcoin.io combines an exchange interface with a trading engine to offer a fast, safe, and user-friendly platform for trading digital assets.
buyer: BnkToTheFuture
BnkToTheFuture is an online investment platform that has invested in Coinbase, Circle, Blockchain.com, Kraken, BitStamp, BitFinex, and more. It is a securities business with partnerships and stakes in other licensed companies including a U.S. broker-dealer and FCA authorized corporate finance house."
target: Altcoin.io
Altcoin.io is a decentralized exchange and peer-to-peer trading solution built upon the Ethereum blockchain. Altcoin.io combines an intuitive exchange interface with a powerful trading engine to offer a fast, safe, and user-friendly platform for trading digital assets.
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closed 2/14/2019 via BusinessWire

Coinsquare Ltd., acquired StellarX

synopsis: Coinsquare, Canada’s premier cryptocurrency trading platform for trading Bitcoin, Ethereum, and other cryptocurrencies, announced it has acquired StellarX, a user-friendly way to trade all types of assets cheaply and quickly. They are free, fast, and list every asset class imaginable: crypto, fiat, commodities and more.
buyer: Coinsquare Ltd.
Founded in 2014, Coinsquare is one of the world’s premier cryptocurrency platforms for trading Bitcoin, Ethereum, and other cryptocurrencies. "
target: StellarX
StellarX is a user-friendly way to trade all types of assets cheaply and quickly. They are free, fast, and list every asset class imaginable: crypto, fiat, commodities and more.
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closed 1/8/2019 via BusinessWire

EZAdvance Consumer Lending, acquired Alconomy Technologies

synopsis: Philippines based EZAdvance Consumer Lending, a rapidly growing financial services company specializing in Consumer lending and Trade Finance, has acquired the tech assets of New Delhi based Alconomy Technologies, a cryptocurrency exchange and wallet based in India.
buyer: EZAdvance Consumer Lending
EZAdvance Consumer Lending is a rapidly growing financial services company specializing in Consumer lending and Trade Finance with headquarters in Makati City and offices across Philippines. "
target: Alconomy Technologies
Alconomy Technologies was started in 2017 as a cryptocurrency exchange and wallet based in India. Cryptocurrency trading was banned by Reserve Bank of India in 2018.
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closed 9/19/2018 via BNC Analysis

Huobi, acquired Bit Trade

synopsis: Huobi Global's wholly owned subsidiary, Huobi Japan Holding Ltd, has recently acquired a majority stake in Japan’s BitTrade — one of only 16 regulated crypto exchanges in the country, Huobi Japan will get 100 percent of the shares from True Joyful Limited, BVI, which holds all of the beneficiary interest in the company.
buyer: Huobi
Headquartered in Singapore, Huobi is one of the world's largest crypto exchanges, ranked the fourth largest in the world by daily trade volumes. "
target: Bit Trade
BitTrade is one of only 16 regulated and Japanese government-approved crypto currency trading platforms.
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announced 8/31/2018 via BNC Analysis

Rakuten Card, will acquire Everybody's Bitcoin

synopsis: Rakuten, Inc. announces that y it decided to acquire Everybody’s Bitcoin through its subsidiary, Rakuten Card Co., Ltd. Everybody's Bitcoin is an unlicensed cryptocurrency exchange platform. Currently, Everybody’s Bitcoin operates as a deemed cryptocurrency exchange and is waiting for approval of the official registration.
buyer parent: Rakuten Inc.
buyer: Rakuten Card
Rakuten Card Co., Ltd. offers consumer loan card and credit guarantee services. Rakuten Card Co., Ltd. also offers loans specifically designed for merchants. "
target parent: Traders Holdings Co., Ltd.
target: Everybody's Bitcoin
Everybody's Bitcoin is an unlicensed cryptocurrency exchange platform. Currently, Everybody’s Bitcoin operates as a deemed cryptocurrency exchange and is waiting for approval of the official registration.
price ($mm)
$2.39
rev ($mm)
$0
EBITDA ($mm)
EV / rev
10.4x
EV / EBITDA
announced 1/19/2016 via BusinessWire

Kraken, will acquire Coinsetter

synopsis: Kraken announced that they are acquiring major exchanges Coinsetter and its subsidiary, Cavirtex. Coinsetter is one of America’s most prominent national bitcoin exchanges and Cavirtex is Canada’s first bitcoin exchange.
buyer: Kraken
Kraken is the world’s largest global bitcoin exchange in euro volume and liquidity. Their clients also trade US dollars, Canadian dollars, British pounds, Japanese yen and other digital currencies on a platform consistently rated the best and most secure bitcoin exchange by independent news media. "
target: Coinsetter
Coinsetter is a Wall Street built bitcoin exchange for firms and individuals. Their platform puts the power of institutional bitcoin trading at their fingertips. Coinsetter subsidiary Cavirtex is Canada’s first bitcoin exchange with unmatched historical trading volume.
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closed 6/17/2020 via PR Newswire

Calvin Ng, acquired ABCC Exchange

synopsis: Calvin Ng, a serial entrepreneur and angel investor in Hong Kong, has acquired ABCC Exchange, a leading cryptocurrency exchange in Singapore. ABCC is an online and mobile platform that makes trading cryptocurrencies easy. The platform provides investors with market data in real time and enables them to make efficient transactions at low rates.
buyer: Calvin Ng
Calvin Ng is a serial entrepreneur and investor in Hong Kong with extensive experience in digital media, social networking and the gaming industry. Calvin manages a US$200 million blockchain and innovation fund (PLUTUS VC) which has invested in several blockchain and technology companies worldwide. "
target: ABCC Exchange
ABCC Exchange is a leading cryptocurrency exchange in Singapore. ABCC is an online and mobile platform that makes trading cryptocurrencies easy. The platform provides investors with professional market data in real time and enables them to make secure, fast, and efficient transactions at low rates.
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announced 5/28/2020 via BusinessWire

Guru Capital, will acquire ETX Capital

synopsis: Guru Capital, a Switzerland-based private equity firm, will acquire ETX Capital from JRJ Group, a leading international private equity investment firm. ETX Capital is a leading provider of financial spread betting, forex and CFDs in the UK. ETX Capital offers online trading services for forex, commodities, cryptocurrencies, shares, and indices.
buyer: Guru Capital
Guru Capital is a Switzerland-based private equity firm with specific experience in the CFD space. Guru Capital seeks investment opportunities with active companies in the EMEA and APAC regions whom have a special focus on FX & CFD. "
target parent: JRJ Group
target: ETX Capital
ETX Capital is a leading provider of financial spread betting, forex and CFDs in the UK. ETX Capital offers online trading services for forex, commodities, cryptocurrencies, shares, and indices. Their platform empowers traders to stay ahead of financial markets with advanced research tools.
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closed 10/22/2020 via PR Newswire

Voyager Digital Ltd. Holdings Inc., acquired LGO, SAS

synopsis: Voyager Digital Ltd., a publicly traded, licensed crypto-asset broker that provides investors with a turnkey solution to trade crypto assets, has merged its European operations into LGO, SAS, the leading cryptocurrency liquidity platform for institutions.
buyer: Voyager Digital Ltd. Holdings Inc. (CNSX:VYGR:$0.51)
Voyager is a crypto asset broker that provides retail and institutional investors with a turnkey solution to trade crypto assets. Voyager offers investors best execution, data, wallet and custody services through its institutional-grade open architecture platform. "
target: LGO, SAS
LGO is the leading cryptocurrency liquidity platform for institutions. With a unique account, you can buy, sell, borrow, and lend cryptocurrencies. LGO believes that capital markets will transform through three technological levers: digitization, automation and openness.
price ($mm)
$0.50
rev ($mm)
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closed 8/21/2019 via Company Press Release

Coinbase Custody, purchased institutional business from Xapo

synopsis: Coinbase Custody, a company that offers clients access to the secure, institutional-grade offline storage solution that is used by Coinbase’s exchange business, has acquired Xapo’s institutional businesses. Xapo is a E-money institution, that offers a multi-currency digital wallet and card that operates in the global market.
buyer parent: Coinbase
buyer: Coinbase Custody
Coinbase Custody offers clients access to the secure, institutional-grade offline storage solution that is used by Coinbase’s exchange business. Coinbase Custody is an independent entity built on Coinbase’s crypto-first DNA, offering the most sophisticated and reliable custody solution in the world "
seller: Xapo
Xapo is a E-money institution, that offers a multi-currency digital wallet and card that operates in the global market. Their mission is to give users from all over the world the ability to send, receive, spend and store their money, globally and safely.
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announced 6/27/2018 via BNC Analysis

Santeon Inc., will acquire Corum, LLC

synopsis: Santeon, a leading technology company, has agreed to acquire Corum, LLC. Corum provides CorumX, a Crypto-currency and ICO Trading Platform. Corum is a pioneer in secure, high-volume, scalable online transaction-based technology. The platform is secure, easy to use, reliable, always available and focused on protecting each stakeholder transaction.
buyer: Santeon Inc. (SANT:$5.42)
Santeon Inc. is a technology company that enables organizations to optimize performance and maximize revenues through managed processes - solving complex business process, compliance and integration challenges from both a system integration and a human process perspective. "
target: Corum, LLC
Corum, LLC is the developer of the Crypto-currency and ICO Trading Platform CorumX. Corum is a pioneer in secure, high-volume, scalable online transaction-based technology. The platform is secure, easy to use, reliable, always available and focused on protecting each stakeholder transaction.
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closed 1/31/2018 via GlobeNewswire

Valuesetters, acquired DreamFunded

synopsis: ValueSetters Inc., a boutique advisory firm, has acquired DreamFunded, Silicon Valley and San Francisco Bay Area’s first regulated funding portal under Title III of the JOBS Act. DreamFunded is a world-class equity crowdfunding platform providing exclusive insider access to some of the most sought after seed- and later-stage private companies.
buyer: Valuesetters (OTCPK:VSTR:$1.75)
ValueSetters is a boutique advisory firm with unique expertise in helping early stage companies raise capital over the Internet. The company also provides technology consulting services as well as strategic advice to help companies grow and evolve to meet the challenges of today's marketplace. "
target: DreamFunded
DreamFunded is a world-class equity crowdfunding platform providing exclusive insider access to some of the most sought after seed- and later-stage private companies in America. DreamFunded was the first San Francisco Bay Area FINRA and SEC registered funding portal under the JOBS Act.
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closed 2/10/2016 via BNC Analysis

InvestingZone merged with Acceleris,

synopsis: Acceleris Capital Ltd. , a corporate finance adviser for SMEs, announced a merger with equity crowdfunding platform, InvestingZone. According to Acceleris, the merger between a corporate finance advisor and a leading fintech platform is the first of its kind and will bridge the gap between crowdfunding and traditional corporate finance.
buyer: Acceleris
Acceleris provides corporate finance advice and raises funds for early and development stage businesses. Founded in 2000 and based in Manchester city centre, Acceleris has, to date, arranged funds in excess of £70m into over 40 companies through more than 100 transactions. "
target: InvestingZone
InvestingZone is an equity crowdfunding platform which brings a professional approach to this new market. They provide a simple web-based platform which allows companies to raise money from a large number of investors while providing investors with the same vital rights and protections.
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closed 2/10/2016 via BNC Analysis

SquareKnot merged with growthdeck,

synopsis: Recently launched equity crowdfunding platform Growthdeck, has merged operations with Squareknot. Squareknot is an industry leading platform for registered investors to make investments in viable investment opportunities.
buyer: growthdeck
Growthdeck is a new equity investment platform that helps users invest in quality UK companies the right way. They provide thorough, transparent and credible investment information and give users dedicated support from a team of genuine professionals. "
target: SquareKnot
Squareknot is an industry leading platform for registered investors to make investments in viable investment opportunities. This is achieved through facilitating the funding of specific projects and business start-ups, the expansion of existing businesses, and more.
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closed 11/6/2013 via Market Wire

Invested.in, acquired My New Financial Advisor

synopsis: InvestedIn, a crowdfunding technology provider, announced the acquisition of My New Financial Advisor (MNFA), the premier provider of scalable marketing resources to financial advisors and financial intermediaries worldwide.
buyer: Invested.in
InvestedIn Alpha is the leading provider of white-label crowdfunding platforms for reward, donation, pre-sales, and equity crowdfunding and lending applications. The company currently manages $32 million in crowdfunding deals. "
target: My New Financial Advisor
My New Financial Advisor (MNFA) is the premier provider of scalable marketing resources that combine proven financial analysis tools, online and affiliate marketing technology and performance-based marketing techniques to connect investors with financial advisors.
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