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BitX Rebrands as Luno, Reveals Bitcoin Sandbox Project

| Pete Rizzo

Bitcoin startup BitX is changing its name to Luno, as it switched focus to the European market.

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South Africa’s eBay Bidorbuy Adds Bitcoin Payments

| Stan Higgins

South African online marketplace Bidorbuy has enabled bitcoin purchases through an integration with BitX.

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Bitcoin Startup BitX Extends Series A With Undisclosed Funding

| Pete Rizzo

Bitcoin exchange and wallet provider BitX has extended its Series A round to include undisclosed funding from Venturra Capital.

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South Africa’s Internet Giant Leads $4 Million Raise for BitX

| Grace Caffyn

Multinational bitcoin platform BitX has raised $4m in a round led by South Africa's third largest company, the Naspers Group.

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BitX Expands Bitcoin Buying Service to Indonesia

| Jon Southurst

BitX is expanding into the world's second-fastest growing economy, Indonesia, bringing a fixed-price bitcoin exchange to its 252 million inhabitants.

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BitX Creates ‘Sexy’ Mobile Apps to Draw New Bitcoin Users

| Jon Southurst

BitX has released mobile apps for iOS and Android, aiming to attract newcomers with an attractive and user-friendly design.

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BitX Opens Feature-Rich Bitcoin Exchange in Malaysia

| Jon Southurst

BitX, which aims to bring advanced bitcoin services to emerging markets, has opened its latest exchange in Malaysia.

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Mobile Payments Pioneer: I’m Betting on Bitcoin For Emerging Markets

| Pete Rizzo

Former Obopay CEO Carol Realini tells CoinDesk about bitcoin's potential to bring change in the payments industry.

BitX to Expand Further in Emerging Markets with New Funding Deal

| Jon Southurst

Emerging market-focused bitcoin exchange BitX has raised S$1m as part of its latest seed funding round.

South Africa’s PayFast Enables Bitcoin for 30,000 Merchants

| Jon Southurst

PayFast, which processes payments for over 30,000 merchants, is teaming up with international exchange BitX to accept bitcoin.