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IndustryCryptocurrency Exchange
Founded2013; 6 years ago (2013)[citation needed]
Key people
Bill Shihara (CEO), Richie Lai, Rami Kawach, and Ryan Hentz[1]
ProductsCryptocurrency exchange
OwnerBill Shihara
Number of employees
49 (2019)

Bittrex is a US-based cryptocurrency exchange headquartered in Seattle, Washington.[1] The company was founded in 2013 by Bill Shihara and two business partners, all of whom previously worked as security professionals at Microsoft.[citation needed]

Corporate customers based in the U.S. states of Washington, California, New York and Montana may trade using U.S. dollars held in Signature Bank of New York.[2]


  1. ^ a b c "About Us". Bittrex. Retrieved 28 February 2018.
  2. ^ Katz, Lily (May 31, 2018). "Bittrex Gets Bank Agreement to Help You Buy Bitcoin With Dollars". Bloomberg. Archived from the original on May 31, 2018. Retrieved July 30, 2018.

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