Binance operates the world’s biggest bitcoin exchange and altcoin crypto exchange in the world by volume.

Basic Information

Binance is a cryptocurrency exchange which is the largest exchange in the world in terms of daily trading volume of cryptocurrencies. It was founded in 2017 and is registered in the Cayman Islands. BNB is the native asset on Binance Chain, a blockchain software system developed by Binance and the community. BNB has multiple forms of utility and powers the Binance Ecosystem as its underlying gas. Users can use BNB to pay for goods and services, settle transaction fees on Binance Smart Chain, participate in exclusive token sales and more. The Binance platform is dedicated to increasing the freedom of money for users, and features an unmatched portfolio of crypto products and offerings, including trading and finance, education, data and research, social good, investment and incubation, decentralization and infrastructure solutions, and more. See more



Cayman Islands, Cayman Islands, United Kingdom

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Core Team


Changpeng Zhao

Founder and CEO


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Vertex Ventures


Black Hole Capital


Funcity Capital