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Uphold

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Uphold
Formerly
Bitreserve
IndustryFinancial services, technology
Founded2013; 6 years ago (2013)
FounderHalsey Minor
HeadquartersCharleston
Key people
  • JP Thieriot (CEO)
  • Halsey Minor (founder)
Websiteuphold.com

Uphold (formerly Bitreserve) is a cloud-based digital money platform. Users can buy, hold, convert and transact across currencies and commodities, including cryptocurrencies. Headquartered in Charleston, South Carolina, it also has offices in Larkspur, California, Braga, London, and Shanghai, Uphold allows users to convert bitcoin into "cloud money,"[1]

History[edit | edit source]

Uphold (previously Bitreserve), was founded by Halsey Minor in 2013.[2] In 2015 the company was renamed and former Nike CIO Anthony Watson was appointed CEO.[2]

In June 2015, Uphold removed all fees regarding money transfer for verified members.[3]

See also[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. 'Cloud Money' to be Disruptive (Flash video). CNBC. 16 June 2015. Retrieved 16 June 2015.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Roberts, Daniel (14 October 2015). "This bitcoin startup is changing its name and moving away from bitcoin". Fortune. Retrieved 5 November 2015.
  3. Kharpal, Arjun (12 June 2015). "A bitcoin start-up has made exchanging currency free". CNBC. Retrieved 15 June 2015.

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