The Bitwala Newsroom
The Bitwala Newsroom
Bitwala is Germany’s flagship cryptocurrency company founded in 2015. Its vision is to empower people to exchange value like they exchange ideas. Globally, instantly and at the lowest possible cost.
What is Bitwala?
Together with its partner bank, Bitwala offers a bank account that
combines easy and secure cryptocurrency trading and reliable everyday
banking in one account.
Bitwala’s investors include High Tech
Gründerfonds, ALSTIN, the investment arm of the Maschmeyer group, and
Digital Currency Group, a New York VC focusing on blockchain innovations,
Earlybird Venture Capital and coparion.
The current account comes with a debit card and a user-controlled bitcoin wallet for maximum security and freedom. Since the account is regulated in Germany by the BaFin (German financial regulator) all user funds up to €100,000 are protected by the guarantee scheme of German banks.
Latest press releases
For the first time, mobile users can open a German bank account with an integrated bitcoin wallet and trading on their smartphone within minutes.View PDF
Bitwala, the only crypto-first banking service in the European Economic Area, raises 13 million Euro in Series A funding round to accelerate growth and offer B2B accounts.View PDF
Bitwala is strengthening its senior leadership with Philipp Beer as Chief of Growth. In this newly created role, Philipp is responsible for the strategic growth and the market positioning of the blockchain banking service.View PDF
Bitwala, Germany’s flagship cryptocurrency company with customers in more than 30 European countries, is building the war chest for its future Security Token Offering.View PDF
Only weeks after the official launch of Bitwala’s new product, customers have already traded a total of EUR 1 Mln worth of Bitcoin.View PDF
No bank has done this before. Starting today Bitwala is offering the first of its kind banking solution combining Euro and bitcoin deposits in one place with the safety and convenience of a German bank account.View PDF
Bitwala holds a public rally in front of the Brandenburg Gate to raise awareness about the lack of regulation surrounding cryptocurrencies in Germany.View PDF
Bitwala announces partnership with solarisBank to build the first blockchain bank account regulated by German banking laws and introduces its new website.View PDF
The company raises over EUR 4 million from Earlybird Venture Capital and coparion to accelerate product development and growth.View PDF
Bitwala announces its upcoming relaunch as a crypto-first bank together with its German banking partnerView PDF
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