Cryptocurrency in Every Wallet ™
At Monaco, we are on a mission to build simple and honest financial products that improve lives.
We want people across the globe to enjoy the benefits of crypto through Monaco’s services.
We are focused on solving problems our customers care about deeply & passionately.
Design is foremost in everything we do, with the goal of the best possible user experience.
Card Program Approval
Pre-registration apps go live & full card portfolio announced
Listed on Binance, China's fastest growing digital asset exchange
Listed on Bittrex, largest digital asset exchange by volume globally
Raised US$26.7m placing Monaco in Top 10 Token Sale Events of 2017
Launched Token Sale
Graduated from Supercharger, Demo Day at the Hong Kong Stock Exchange
Accepted into Hong Kong Government Backed Cyberport Incubation Program
Accepted into the Supercharger, Asia’s leading FinTech accelerator
Secured card Issuing capability
Users receiving & reviewing Monaco cards
Europe mass rollout to ~30 countries begins
Two new and previously unannounced product features critical to user growth
Users & transaction numbers
OUR GUIDING PRINCIPLES ARE:
Clarity & Simplicity
We strive to make our products simple to understand and easy to use. We take extra care to think and communicate with absolute clarity.
No fine print
Our brand is built on principles of trust and honesty, as such our customers don’t need to worry about reading the fine print – because there isn't any.
Lead, don’t follow
We push the envelope doing things that were never done before to win the hearts and minds of our customers.
Meet the Team
15 years’ experience in finance, deep understanding of risk, compliance and Mobile Payments ecosystem in Asia. Led fundraising efforts as CFO at ASX-listed Ensogo, securing strategic investment from VIPSHOP (NYSE:VIPS) and raising over A$50m from blue chip institutions like Fidelity, Goldman Sachs and BlackRock.
Extensive experience in investment banking, corporate development, investor relations. Head of Corp. Development at Ensogo, investment banker at China Renaissance (华兴), Deloitte, Merrill Lynch. While at China Renaissance he worked on landmark deals, including merger of Didi and Kuaidi (now Didi Chuxing) as well as Strategic Corporate Development Projects for JD.com (Nasdaq: JD)
Senior Vice President, International Expansion
20 years of experience in international payments, including MD of Alliance Payment Solutions, a payments consultancy; head of Visa’s AP-CEMEA prepaid consultancy division; Western Union, where he led international expansion efforts for prepaid cards; and Home Depot, where he was responsible for its international card portfolios.
Ken Baylor, Ph.D.
Security expert and leader in data protection, information security, and regulatory compliance. Founded the Vendor Security Alliance, an industry standard for evaluating third party vendor security. Previously held senior security and compliance positions at Uber, Pivotal, Wells Fargo, Symantec, and McAfee.
Weiyi Zhang, Ph.D.
Previously VP, Quant Trading of AP Capital Management, led the development of an algorithmic trading platform and managed the Asian market arbitrage portfolio. Former VP of Electronic Market Making at JP Morgan and Quant Trading Strategist of Equity Derivative Trading at Deutsche Bank.
November 2nd, 2017
International Business Times
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