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The trusted way to add crypto to your platform
The Paxos Advantage
Easy to integrate APIsOur APIs are turnkey – with just a few integrations, you can offer your users crypto buying, selling, holding, transferring and more. Our enterprise-grade crypto services maintain an industry-leading uptime of 99.9%+.
We deliver institutional-grade digital asset infrastructure built to serve enterprise customers. We do not compete with you for retail end users. Our partnership includes robust customer success and go-to-market support teams so your crypto launch is as successful as ever.
Highest regulatory standardsPaxos is a qualified custodian and certified Trust Company regulated by the New York State Department of Financial Services. Our trust certification covers both our digital asset custody and our exchange – making us the safest, lowest-risk option available.
Experience at scale
Paxos was the first regulated Trust Company to offer cryptocurrency services, earning our trust charter from the NYDFS in 2015. Our approach has always been to work with – not against – established financial services regulations. Our clients range from PayPal and Revolut to Credit Suisse and Societe Generale.
The Power of Crypto
More and more financial institutions and technology companies are prioritizing crypto as a strategic business opportunity. Here’s what a crypto offering can do for you.
Talk to our sales team to learn more.
Our Turnkey Solution
We provide best-in-class licensing and compliance solutions to offer crypto capabilities to your users.
- Licensing to operate nationwide, plus select international markets
- Onboarding APIs to KYC end users
- Transaction monitoring and AML screening to meet regulatory requirements
- 1099 tax reporting
We custody your users’ assets with the safest, most secure available technology and the highest regulatory standards.
- Institutional grade hot and cold wallet storage
- Qualified custodian, with NYDFS and third party audits
- Client funds are bankruptcy remote, held at insured banks or separately invested in U.S. Treasuries (including through repurchase agreements and/or money market funds composed of such debt instruments)
- Best in class security measures, including Multi-party Computation (MPC) signing for warm and hot wallets, and multi-sig signing for cold wallets
- Industry leading insurance that includes $300M in cold wallet coverage and competitive hot wallet coverage
- Paxos operates the industry’s first regulated crypto exchange, itBit
- Smart routing with a network of liquidity providers to ensure your users get the best price
- Zero counterparty risk – fully settled trades are pre-funded by both parties
- Exchange operates with an industry-leading 99.9%+ uptime
Frequently Asked Questions
Paxos Crypto Brokerage is a new solution that enables companies to offer cryptocurrency buying, selling, holding and sending capabilities within their own applications. It is a turnkey, API-based solution that eliminates the technical and regulatory complexity. Customers can tailor the solution to their unique product needs and brand experience, while Paxos manages regulatory oversight and supplies a liquid marketplace for users.
We built Paxos Crypto Brokerage to make it possible for any company to give their users access to cryptocurrency. Cryptocurrency is a young and rapidly growing asset class, and Paxos’ technical and regulatory expertise can lead the way. Paxos Crypto Brokerage makes it faster, safer and easier than ever before for companies to enter cryptocurrency because we manage the underlying regulatory and technological complexity of this market.
Paxos Crypto Brokerage is an ideal solution for payments, wealth management, banking or other large applications interested in entering the high-growth cryptocurrency markets to build new business line opportunities.
Paxos is powering PayPal’s new service enabling its US users to buy, hold and sell cryptocurrency directly from their PayPal digital wallet. Users can now purchase Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash and Litecoin directly from PayPal – all powered by Paxos Crypto Brokerage.
Paxos’ easy-to-integrate APIs, market expertise and regulatory framework allowed PayPal to enter crypto markets at scale. Learn more about our launch with PayPal.
We support bitcoin (BTC), ethereum (ETH), bitcoin cash (BCH), litecoin (LTC) and PAX Gold (PAXG).
For trading applications, we support the following cryptocurrency trading pairs: BTC/USD, ETH/USD, BCH/USD, LTC/USD and PAXG/USD.