We are all aware of the wind of change called Bitcoin coming our way and Unocoin in India is leading. For the uninitiated Bitcoin is a new currency that was created in 2009 by an unknown person using the alias Satoshi Nakamoto. You can make transactions without any middleman – meaning, there is no intermediary like banks etc! Therefore there are no transaction fees and there is no need for you to give any name. Every day more and more merchants are beginning to accept them: You can buy webhosting services, pizza, holidays, freelance services or even manicures by using bitcoins.
Know more about Bitcoin in this video by Unocoin.
At the time of writing this article, Bitcoin was trading at US $ 5,856 per bitcoin and is bound to rise looking at the hype around it. People who are aware of the meteoric rise of bitcoin in the recent time are betting heavily on it.
Unocoin is India’s leading bitcoin company. It enables Indians to buy, sell, store, use and accept bitcoin.
With a mission “to bring Bitcoin to billions”, Unocoin was founded in July of 2013 in the town of Tumakuru, Karnataka and is India’s first entrant into the bitcoin space. Later the company shifted its major operation to Bengaluru.
With over 150,000+ satisfied customers and 350+ million in total revenue, Unocoin has been on the forefront of bitcoin revolution in India. Unocoin received its initial kickstart when renowned Bitcoin Investor Barry Silbert invested 250,000 USD in Unocoin making it the first bitcoin investment in the country and in three years the company has drawn more than 30 top investors from 5 countries. Like DGC, Boost VC, Blume Ventures, Funders club and many more. Unocoin aims at emerging as a top global player in its field and wants to contribute immensely to the Indian as well as global economy. And as a step taken toward achieving its goal, it aims at making its presence felt worldwide by entering global markets soon.
About the Founder
Sathvik has over 15 years of entrepreneurial experience building software systems in the financial and virtual reality industry. He has an MBA in IT and Business from University of Melbourne.
Harish has 15 years of experience in the financial and telecommunication industry. He is a Computer Science and Telecommunication Engineer from Siddaganga Institute of Technology.
Abhinand has over 5 years of entrepreneurial experience building marketing and networking system in the communications industry. He is a Computer Science Engineer from R V College of Engineering.
Sunny has over 15 years of experience in business development in the robotics and financial industries. He is an Electrical Engineer from University of Toronto.
How to be part of this revolution?
If you want to be part of this then the best way is to download Unocoin apps and register yourself. It’s fairly easy to register and get started with it. Also as an onboarding incentive, Unocoin is giving away Rs. 200 worth of bitcoin. If you are business and would like to accept bitcoins as payment then you can head to there Unocoin merchant section for more details.
With all the buzz around we would recommend that you do take advantage of this burgeoning cryptocurrency market but proceed with caution. But dont miss the train, this is for real and here to stay. Download the mobile apps and have fun.