Updates from Bitwala: sneak peek into the new Bitwala Accounts and meet our CFO
The last few months have been exhilarating for us here at Bitwala and now we are getting closer to the final stages of development. We are excited to share a few updates about Bitwala and give you a sneak peek into your future bank account! Here’s what’s coming your way soon…
Crypto trading made simple
Buy and sell bitcoin directly within your bank account in less than a minute. Finally, a bitcoin trading platform built for your convenience.
Direct debits and recurring payments
Set up standing orders, recurring payments, and manage everyday expenses from your cryptocurrency first bank account. Bitwala and its partner bank are fully regulated by the BaFin - the German Financial Supervisory Authority - and all fund deposits up to €100,000 are protected by the European Deposit Protection Scheme (EDPS).
Seamless onboarding experience
We have put a lot of thought in to bring you a swift and intuitive onboarding experience. With unnecessary friction and confusing steps gone, you will be able to open an account in a matter of minutes.
Say hello to our Chief Financial Officer
Last but not least, meet Christoph Iwaniez, our first CFO. He joined Bitwala last month, bringing with him over 10 years of experience in traditional banking and mergers and acquisitions. He is responsible for all aspects of Bitwala’s finances. He is also a blockchain technology evangelist and has a few good stories to share.