Korbit is a cryptocurrency exchange that was founded by Kangmo Kim, Louis Jinhwa Kim, and Tony Lyu in 2013, and is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea. Korbit was the first Bitcoin-Korean Won (KRW) currency exchange in the world.
Cryptocurrencies on Korbit
The following cryptocurrencies are traded on Korbit:
On September 28, 2017 65% of Korbit was acquired by the parent company of Nexon, NXC, for $80 million.
On August 7, 2014 Korbit closed their series A funding round with $3 million in funding from Strong Ventures, Softbank Ventures Korea, Pantera Capital, Draper Associates, BAM Ventures, and Pietro Dova.
Louis Jinhwa Kim
Korean Bitcoin Exchange Korbit Raises $3M Series A
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