Cryptocurrencies have gained much significance all around the world. We have listed some of the popular cryptocurrencies with some key details like their founders, founded date, Website link. These cryptocurrencies are getting too much popularity in India.
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WazirX is one of best cryptocurrency exchange in India, WazirX (founded in March 2018) is a P2P Cryptocurrency exchange that will enable users to buy, sell and trade digital asset and cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, and Ripple (payment protocol).
WazirX is the first exchange that came with p to p bank transfer of funds after RBI’s ban in India. It is already a market leader in the Indian cryptocurrency ecosystem.Website
|Founded In||March 08, 2018|
Zebpay is a crypto exchange that helps you buy and hold Bitcoins and other cryptocurrencies like Ethereum, Ripple, TUSD and Litecoin. Zebpay provides the easy and best application environment to invest in cryptocurrency.
They have a simple trading platform and an app for the beginners to help them understand easily.
|Founders||Mahin Gupta, Sandeep Goenka, Saurabh Agrawal|
Unocoin is the leading cryptocurrency exchange in India with over 150,000 satisfied customers and $350+ million in revenue. The exchange was founded in July of 2013 with a mission “to bring Bitcoin to the billions” and is doing so by providing a wide array of services that enable Indians to buy, sell, store, use, and accept Bitcoin.
More than 30 top investors from countries all around the world have invested and raised $1.5 million for Unocoin making it the largest cryptocurrency venture in Indian history. Unocoin primarily operates and services people in India but has a goal to reach global markets as a top player.
|Founders||Sathvik Vishwanath, Abhinand Kaseti, Sunny Ray, Harish B V|
CoinDCX is India’s largest and safest cryptocurrency exchange. Their exchange is built with user experience and security in mind. The KYC and Bank Account verification are done within a few minutes and give users a smooth onboarding experience. They provide users single-point access to a diverse suite of crypto-based financial products and services that are backed by security processes and insurance. They have the highest number of cryptos listed in India and give instant fiat to crypto conversions free of charge. They also give instant deposit and withdrawal facilities and charge the lowest trading and crypto withdrawal fees. The wallet structure is versatile and provides the best fee structure in the industry.
|Founders||Neeraj Khandelwal, Sumit Gupta|
Coinbase is a cryptocurrency exchange. It was founded in 2012, about four years after Bitcoin was created. It is based in San Francisco, CA, with offices across the world. Coinbase is a fully licensed and regulated Bitcoin exchange. Coinbase is one of the largest exchanges in the world
The Coinbase Wallet apps are decentralized and are available on both the Apple App Store and the Google Play store. They adhere to the highest security measures including Secure Enclave and biometric authentication technology.
|Founded In||June 20, 2012|
|Founders||Brian Armstrong, Fred Ehrsam|
CoinSwitch was made public in 2017 and their indian version CoinSwitch Kuber was introduced in June 2020. CoinSwitch Kuber works as a global aggregator for cryptocurrency exchanges which offers over 300 coins and 45,000 currency pairs.
CoinSwitch has successfully raised funding of $15 million (Rs. 109 crores) over one funding round with four investors. This $15 million funding was led by Ribbit Capital and Paradigm which is a San-Francisco based crypto-focused investment firm. In this Series A round, existing investors like the Sequoia India Capital and Kunal Shah (CRED Founder) also participated.
|Founded In||2017 ( June 2020 – CoinSwitch Kuber)|
|Founders||Ashish Singhal, Govind Soni, Vimal Sagar Tiwari|