BitX is proud to be backed by some of the world’s largest and most astute technology and cryptocurrency investors:

Founded in 1915, Naspers ( is a broad-based multinational internet and media group, offering services in more than 130 countries. Its principal operations are in e-commerce (i.e. classifieds, online retail, marketplaces, online comparison shopping, payments and online services), video-entertainment and print media. It also holds minority investments in listed internet companies Tencent and

Digital Currency Group ( was founded by Barry Silbert, founder and Chairman of SecondMarket. Barry began buying bitcoin in early 2012, and made his first angel investment in a bitcoin company later that year. Recognizing the potential of digital currencies and the associated technology, he continued actively pursuing opportunities in the space and later brought all of these investments together under one cohesive, integrated family of companies now known as Digital Currency Group.