CEO: Nick Bortot
Founder(s): Nick Bortot, Robbert Bos, Joost van de Wijgerd, Egbert Pronk
Total Funding: $22.8M
Latest Funding: $12.5M Series C, October 2017 / $1.5M Equity Crowdfund, November 2017
Lead Investor: HV Holtzbrinck Ventures / Seedrs
HQ: The Netherlands, Amsterdam
BUX is a tech company that is rocking the world of finance with a team of 70 people based in the heart of Amsterdam. Founded in 2014 with a mobile app that makes trading accessible, the company now has over 1.7 million users across 9 countries in Europe.
By 2020 BUX aims to become the single destination for millennials who want to do more with their money by creating a BUX solution for every investment need.
May 2018, Bux announced support for raft of new cryptocurrency contracts for difference (CFDs), allowing investors to take part in the virtual currency market in an alternative way. The application permits users to trade in different stocks and financial instruments with fake or real money. Now, CFDs will be available for positions in Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Litecoin (LTC), Ripple (XRP), and Ether (ETH).