Ziglu launches cryptocurrency platform to provide simple and transparent access to cryptocurrencies

Following a seed funding round of £5.25mn

London – 15th, June 2020 - Ziglu, the cryptocurrency platform has launched after completing a successful pilot phase, customers can now download its app from the Apple App Store, an Android version will follow soon.

Ziglu was founded by Mark Hipperson, best known as the co-founder and CTO of the pioneering challenger, Starling Bank. Hipperson has successfully built the business based on the premise that customers deserve a smart, accessible and fair way to access crypto and fiat currencies.

Cryptocurrencies have long been the preserve of the expert however at a time when consumers are seeking greater financial inclusion, accessibility and control Ziglu’s vision is to open up access to cryptocurrencies for all.

With Ziglu, users can instantly and effortlessly exchange their money into digital currencies, including Bitcoin, Ether, Litecoin & Bitcoin Cash at competitive prices and monitor their balances in real-time.

This is the first time that Ziglu has been available beyond its beta testers, friends and family. Ziglu has already engaged their waitlist to welcome them on board and is ready for new members to join the Ziglu community.

Ziglu is one of a handful of account providers in the world that has designed and built a financial platform in the cloud with flexible, scalable and bank-grade technology. Ziglu offers fair and fully transparent pricing with user funds held in a segregated account.

Mark Hipperson, Ziglu Founder and Chief Executive Officer said:

"This launch marks the beginning of an exciting journey for Ziglu to deliver transformational financial services for our customers. By offering immediate and safe access to best-price crypto, customers can spend, exchange and send their money, regardless of the currency, where, when and how they want."