About CEX.IO

Bitcoin exchange
you can trust

Established in 2013 as the first cloud mining provider, CEX.IO has become a multi-functional cryptocurrency exchange, trusted by over a million users.

CEX.IO offers cross-platform trading via website, mobile app, WebSocket and REST API, providing access to high liquidity orderbook for top currency pairs on the market. Instant Bitcoin buying and selling is available via simplified bundle interface.

The exchange has developed a multi-level account system with individual approach to each customer, from Bitcoin beginners to institutional traders. Worldwide coverage, multiple payment options, and 24/7 support are accompanied by time-proven platform stability that guarantees safety of assets and data.

Our History

Jan 2013 - CEX.IO project development started

Oct 2013 - GHash.IO assets acquired

Nov 2013 - CEX.IO LTD company registered

Nov 2013 - GHash.IO became the #1 Mining Pool

Jul 2014 - USD market added to CEX.IO

Aug 2014 - Payment card deposits added

Sep 2014 - EUR market added to CEX.IO

Jan 2015 - Cloud mining services suspended

Mar 2015 - MSB status in FinCEN obtained

Apr 2015 - Simple Buy/Sell service launched

Aug 2015 - RUB market added to CEX.IO

Oct 2015 - Integration with TradingView platform

Dec 2015 - Mobile application released

Apr 2016 - ETH market added to CEX.IO

Apr 2016 - Withdrawals to cards launched

Aug 2016 - Maker Taker Fee Schedule Launched

Aug 2016 - PCI DSS Certificate Upgraded to Level 2

Oct 2016 - Variable Trade Fee Schedule Launched

Oct 2016 - Margin Trading Launched

Dec 2016 - Bitcoin Affiliate Program Launched

Legal and Security

Stability is of the highest priority for CEX.IO. We give all efforts to provide trouble-free services backed by system and user account security, safe cold cryptocurrency storage, financial viability, and profound legal compliance.

Throughout the history of our company, none of our users ever experienced account funds theft, and practical support of such reputation is an affair of honour for us.

System & Account Security

Two-Factor Authentication

SSL certificate

Encrypted data

Financial Security

Cold storage for cryptocurrency funds

PCI DSS certificate

Strong relations with banks

Legal Compliance

MSB status in FinCEN (USA)

Registered with the ICO in the UK (EU)

Internal AML/KYC policy and procedures

Get acquainted with all respective licences and certificates on Legal and Security page



Correspondence address: 24th Floor One Canada Square, Canary Wharf London E14 5AB, United Kingdom

CEX.IO Ltd VAT - GB 307261820

Company number - 08757996

Email for business inquiries: webmaster@cex.io

Email for account-related issues and cardholder correspondence: support@cex.io

Email for complaints: complaint@cex.io

CEX.IO Corp.

Correspondence address: 111 Town Square Place, Suite 1203, Jersey City, NJ 07310, United States of America

Employer Identification Number: EIN 83-21-23130