Bitkub Group

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Type of businessPrivate
Founded2018; 4 years ago (2018)
  • Jirayut Srupsrisopa
ServicesCryptocurrency exchange

Bitkub is a Thailand’s digital asset and cryptocurrency exchange platform that enable exchange services to individuals who intend to buy, sell, and store cryptocurrency. Currently, the company has 22 cryptocurrency trading pairs against Thai Baht.[1][2][3][4][5][6][7]


Bitkub was founded by Jirayut Srupsrisopa in February 2018 in Thailand with a valuation of 525 million baht and investment from Total Access Communication Plc, DTAC Accelerate and SEAx.[8][9][10][11][12][13]

In October 2018, as an exchange had received the permission to operate the business until further notice.[14][15][16]

In November 2018, At the time, the exchange had 20,000 user accounts and was providing 6 cryptocurrencies trading pairs including Bitcoin, Ethereum, Cardano, OmiseGo, Wanchain and Bitcoin Cash against Thai Baht. The company planned to launch 20 more cryptocurrencies with a total 26 cryptocurrencies to the platform.[17]

In January 2019, the company received cryptocurrency and digital token exchange license to operate from the Thai Ministry of Finance.[18][19][20][21][22][23][24][25]


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  2. "Digital assets and cryptocurency platform".
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  11. "CEO of Bitkub Capital Group Holdings, Jirayut Srupsrisopa". 26 November 2018.
  12. "Thailand Kian Membuka Diri dengan Bitcoin Cs". CNBC Indonesia.
  13. Jirayut Srupsrisopa, co-founder, and CEO of Bitkub (13 March 2019). "泰國證監會批准了首個ICO門戶網站". 新浪新聞中心.
  14. Polkuamdee, Nuntawun (5 October 2018). "Digital asset trading licences issued soon, says Bitkub". Bangkok Post.
  15. Suberg, William (2018-08-16). "Thai SEC Clears Seven Cryptocurrency Operators to Serve Clients, Reviews Two More". Cointelegraph. Retrieved 2019-02-26.
  16. "Only Seven Crypto Firms Authorized to Legally Operate in Thailand". Bitcoin News. 2018-08-16. Retrieved 2019-02-26.
  17. Pornwasin, Asina (10 November 2018). "Bitkub sets sights on DISRUPTING". The Nation.
  18. Teng, Jaclyn (9 January 2019). "Crypto exchange gets license to operate in Thailand". Tech in Asia.
  19. Khatri, Yogita (2019-01-10). "Thai Finance Ministry Awards Licenses to 4 Crypto Firms, Rejects 2". CoinDesk. Retrieved 2019-02-26.
  20. Gola, Yashu (2019-01-09). "Thailand's Finance Ministry Grants Licenses to Three Crypto Exchanges". CCN. Retrieved 2019-02-26.
  21. "Operating licences granted to four digital asset businesses, applications from two others rejected". The Nation. Retrieved 2019-02-26.
  22. "the finance ministry".
  23. "Thailand Issues 4 Crypto Licenses, Rejects 2 Exchanges". 9 January 2019.
  24. Times, Asia. "Asia Times | 'Landmark' regulatory news for Thai crypto | Article". Asia Times.
  25. "Thai Stock Exchange Plans to Launch a Token Trading Platform". CoinDesk. 18 January 2019.

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