bitFlyer is a Bitcoin exchange and marketplace that enables its customers to buy, sell, and spend bitcoins. The site offers an Application Programming Interface which allows the clients to access and control their accounts, using custom written software.

bitFlyer offers businesses e-commerce payment services that can transfer Bitcoin in order to provide users with secure trading by all possible measures of security as a comprehensive platform of Bitcoin.

bitFlyer was founded in Jan 9, 2014 by Yuzo Kano. The company has offices in Tokyo, San Francisco and Luxembourg.


bitFlyer is backed by investors including Digital Currency Group, Venture Labo Investment Co.,Ltd, SBI Asset Management, Mizuho Financial Group and others.



  • Year founded: 2014
  • Funding Info: $36.1M in 7 funding rounds (Last Funding Type: Venture - Series Unknown)
  • Yearly Revenue: $2M-$5M (2018)
  • Employee Size: 51-200
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: Minato-ku
  • State: Tokyo
  • Country: Japan
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