ANX acquires Justcoin.com to expand its global footprint
ANX, the world’s most innovative Bitcoin exchange, has expanded its global presence with the acquisition of the Justcoin.com domain and brand rights.
The purchase of Justcoin, based in Oslo, Norway, further increases the presence of ANX in the European market. “We have long recognized the vital role Europe has in the global cryptocurrency marketplace. The addition of Justcoin to the ANX portfolio of companies will broaden our global footprint and significantly increase our customer base. ANX can now provide direct local services such as Bitcoin debit cards to our clients in Europe. We are really excited about this.” Said Hugh Madden, CTO of ANX.
ANX was able to migrate the Justcoin platform in less than a week, with the ANX proprietary trading engine and white-label capabilities.
Justcoin will continue to operate under the same brand but will be under the ANX umbrella of companies, on ANX technology. Justcoin existing clients will continue to be able to trade Ripples (XPR) and Stellar (STR) through the ANX orderbook alongside with its support for Bitcoin, Dogecoin, Litecoin, and 10 major fiat currencies.
Justcoin Exchange is a digital currency exchange, founded in 2013 with its office in Oslo, Norway. Justcoin was founded by Klaus Bugge Lund and Andreas Brekken. Justcoin was prominent as the leading venue for Stellar (STR) and Ripples (XRP).
Founded in June 2013, ANX has grown into one of the most used Bitcoin exchange platform worldwide. According to Bitcoin charts, ANX is the 6th largest Bitcoin Exchange in the world by volume. ANX has partnered with global thought leaders and major industry players. ANX’s achievements to date include introducing the world’s first physical Bitcoin retail store, the world’s 3rd Bitcoin ATM machine, the world’s first Bitcoin Debit Card, multi-currency online Bitcoin exchange platforms (ANXPRO.COM & ANXBTC.COM), and mobile APPs for crypto currencies. ANX was one of the first firms specializing in crypto-currencies to be issued with a Money Services Operator (MSO) license for foreign exchange by the Hong Kong Customs and Excise Department. ANX prides itself on its transparency and regulatory compliance. The founding partners have financial markets, management consulting, banking technology and compliance backgrounds.