Canadian Fintech Startup Captures over 60% of Digital Currency Transactions Market

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Canadian bitcoin and blockchain company Quadriga is pleased to announce that for the six month period ended October 31, 2015, it was the national market leader for volume of digital currency transactions recorded, capturing over 60 per cent of the market share in Canada. Quadriga is a Canadian Financial Technology company with offices in Toronto and Vancouver, and was one of the early entrants in the FinTech digital finance space.

“We are delighted with Quadriga’s market-leading performance in digital currency trade volumes and customer acquisition,” said Gerald Cotten, CEO of Quadriga. “This success is a direct result of our focus on reliability, security and overall user experience – all of which are critical components for Internet-based FinTech services.”

“This success is a direct result of our focus on reliability, security and overall user experience – all of which are critical components for Internet-based FinTech services.”

Quadriga’s digital currency platform solutions now have over 12,000 registered customers and the Company recently announced the formation of Canada’s first Blockchain R&D lab. The new research team is developing the next generation of Blockchain applications for finance, including financial crime mitigation.

 

About Richard Kastelein

Founder of industry publication Blockchain News, partner at ICO services collective CryptoAsset Design Group (helped raise over $200m+), director of education company Blockchain Partners (Oracle Partner) and ICO event organiser at leading industry event  CryptoFinancing (first ICO event in Europe) - Richard Kastelein is an award-winning publisher, innovation executive and entrepreneur. He sits on the advisory boards of half a dozen Blockchain startups and has written over 1200 articles on Blockchain technology and startups at Blockchain News and has also published pioneering articles on ICOs in Harvard Business Review and Venturebeat.
 
Kastelein has spoken (keynotes & panels) on Blockchain technology in Amsterdam, Antwerp, Barcelona, Beijing, Brussels, Bucharest, Dubai, Eindhoven, Gdansk, Groningen, the Hague, Helsinki, London, Manchester, Minsk, Nairobi, Nanchang, San Mateo, Shanghai,Tel Aviv and Venice. His network is global and extensive.
 
He is a Canadian (Dutch/Irish/English/Métis) whose writing career has ranged from the Canadian Native Press (Arctic) to the Caribbean & Europe. He's written occasionally for Harvard Business Review, Wired, Venturebeat, The Guardian and Virgin.com and his work and ideas have been translated into Dutch, Greek, Polish, German and French.
 
A journalist by trade, an entrepreneur and adventurer at heart, Kastelein's professional career has ranged from political publishing to TV technology, boatbuilding to judging startups, skippering yachts to marketing and more as he's travelled for nearly 30 years as a Canadian expatriate living around the world.
 
In his 20s, he sailed around the world on small yachts and wrote a series of travel articles called, "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Seas' travelling by hitching rides on yachts (1989) in major travel and yachting publications. He currently lives in Groningen, Netherlands where he's raising three teenage daughters with his wife and sailing partner, Wieke Beenen.

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