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ausbiz TV

Crypto is not the Wild West, it's here for good

CoinJar's General Manager, James Elia spoke with AusBiz on their recent Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) registration, the implications of regulation and the long-term certainty it brings.Read more
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Stockhead

V-Con: Crypto – Life after going mainstream

Stockhead hosted an interview with CoinJar's Head of Content, Luke Ryan on their crypto-to-fiat Mastercard, future growth plans, and some trading advice on the current crypto market.Read more
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The Australian Financial Review

Crypto exchange CoinJar win regulation offshore

CoinJar, which boasts about half a million users and roughly $1 billion of funds on the exchange, received registration from the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) this week.Read more
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The Sun

How to buy cryptocurrency? Full list of FCA approved platforms

Here we take a look at the platforms that have made it onto the Financial Conduct Authority's crypto register - and what this means for investors.Read more
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Mondo Visione

CoinJar Secures Financial Conduct Authority Registration

One of the world’s longest-running cryptocurrency exchanges, CoinJar UK Limited has been officially registered by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) as a Cryptoasset Exchange Provider and Custodian Wallet Provider.Read more
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YouTube: Chris Palmer

CoinJar Review: The Best Place to Buy Crypto in the UK & AUS (Easy)

I wanted to share with you the app I've been using to buy all of my Crypto - CoinJar, I've had a fantastic experience so far and I've found it so easy to use. Read more
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SEN Radio

Jordan Michaelides on SEN Play On

Our Head of Partnerships, Jordan Michaelides spoke on SEN Radio about the implications of COVID-19 on the crypto markets, CoinJar's partnership ventures, SMSFs, and some crypto recommendations.Read more
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Nick Byrne

Monday Musings #4

This weeks musings focuses on blockchain, but not bitcoin rather NFTs and the metaverse. I was very lucky to spend some time discussing the latest in blockchain markets with Dominic Gluchowski, good friend and CMO of CoinJar.Read more
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The Funtrepreneur Podcast

#3 CoinJar - bitcoin to the moon?

In this episode I am joined by Asher Tan, CEO of CoinJar - one of Australia's largest bitcoin and cryptocurrency wallet providers. We discuss the origins of CoinJar, running a crypto related business and what the future might hold for bitcoin and CoinJar.Read more
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Insider Sport

Crypto in football: engagement, education, and the significance of the community

The recent partnership struck between newly promoted Premier League club Brentford FC and cryptocurrency exchange CoinJar was heavily indicative of increasing collaboration between crypto and sporting sectors.Read more
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APAC Blockchain

Blockchain technology to drive disruptive decentralised finance in Australia

APAC Blockchain spoke with Dominic Gluchowski, CMO of CoinJar, on how blockchain development in Australia will drive decentralised finance and the consequent disruption in the traditional finance sector.Read more
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Stockhead

CoinJar’s Asher Tan: “People say software is eating the world; I guess crypto is as well”

Stockhead spoke to CoinJar CEO Asher Tan on the launch of their crypto Mastercard, CoinJar Card, and the recent sponsorship of newly promoted English Premier League side Brentford Football Club.Read more
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CoinDesk

Bitcoin coasts long-term moving average as investor holdings increase

CoinDesk spoke with Asher Tan, CEO of CoinJar, on the current crypto market and his outlook: “while bitcoin’s price is chopping around right now, the continued outperformance of certain altcoins makes us cautiously hopeful that this is simply a speed bump on the path to higher prices.”Read more
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Payment Expert

Asher Tan: Crypto and sports share strong community driven parallels

In light of the increasing cooperation between professional football and crypto, Asher Tan, CEO of CoinJar - the cryptocurrency exchange platform which recently paired with Brentford FC of the Premier League - outlined the benefits to both sectors of greater cooperation.Read more
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CoinDesk

Top Australian crypto exchanges say they aren’t threatened by the bigger players

While total app downloads across both iOS and Google platforms show a rise in popularity among outside players, local incumbents remain unfazed. Dominic Gluchowski, CMO at CoinJar weighed in: “we still tend to outperform on a dollar-to-dollar basis due to better understanding of local market conditions and consumer preference for local support.Read more
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Daily Mail

Talking football and Brentford with Hermann Hreidarsson

Our Ambassador, the legendary Hermann Hreidarsson from Brentford FC, previewed the 2021 Premier League season with CoinJar and recalls his season with Brentford.Read more
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Nasdaq

Australian Exchange CoinJar unveils first crypto Mastercard® in Australia

Australia’s longest-running crypto exchange has launched a card backed by Mastercard allowing users to buy, sell and spend digital assets directly from its platform using local dollars. CoinJar Card, which marks an Australian crypto first under the Mastercard brand.Read more
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B&T

Aussie exchange CoinJar announces sponsorship of EPL newcomers

CoinJar, the Australian cryptocurrency exchange, has announced it will be a platinum partner of Brentford Football Club ahead of their debut season in the English Premier League.Read more
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Canstar

What are bitcoin debit cards?

Cryptocurrency cards are one of the biggest trends in the crypto scene right now - but the scene is still young in Australia. Canstar gives the lowdown on the market and key offerings - including our fully-featured CoinJar Card. Read more
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Insider Sport

Brentford FC links with CoinJar ahead of top-flight return

Brentford FC has made its debut in the cryptocurrency space ahead of its first Premier League match against Arsenal, linking with cryptocurrency exchange CoinJar.Read more
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Finextra

CoinJar launches crypto-to-fiat Mastercard in Australia

EML Payments and CoinJar, Australia’s longest-running cryptocurrency exchange, are taking crypto into the mainstream with CoinJar Card. CoinJar Card makes it simple for users to pay using cryptocurrency wherever Mastercard is accepted. Read more
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CoinDesk

Crypto markets: bitcoin back above $46K on low daily volume as altcoins outperform

Our CEO, Asher Tan spoke with Coindesk regarding the trends we’ve been experiencing within the crypto market. “We were seeing many investors taking advantage of recent market movements by taking profits,” said Tan. “There’s a trend of conservatism among users who jumped into crypto around similar price levels earlier in the year, with users slightly trimming their holdings.”Read more
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Cointelegraph

Crypto City: guide to Melbourne

This “Crypto City” guide looks at Melbourne’s crypto culture, the city’s most notable projects and people, its financial infrastructure, which retailers accept crypto and where you can find blockchain education courses. As the longest-running exchange in Australia, headquartered in Melbourne - CoinJar got an honourable mention.Read more
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The Motley Fool

How does the ATO know how much money I made from cryptocurrencies?

Digital currencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum are meant to be anonymous - however this doesn’t mean you can neglect your tax reporting obligations to the ATO. CoinJar weighed in with Motley Fool, explaining that “the ATO is very interested in your crypto transactions and will find out about them because they use sophisticated tracking software that has already helped them find hundreds of thousands of non-reporters.Read more
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ausbiz TV

CoinJar launches Australia’s first cryptocurrency Mastercard®

CoinJar has teamed up with ASX-listed EML payments to offer customers a new crypto Mastercard. CoinJar Card allows users to spend their crypto like fiat currency, both in store and online. It’s first to market in Australia and brings cryptocurrency into the everyday.Read more
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The Australian Financial Review

Cryptocurrencies chasing a license to thrill

Our Head of Partnerships, Jordan Michaelides, weighed in on the crypto regulatory debate. Cryptocurrency is continuing to grow as a financial asset class within the mainstream financial landscape - and we personally welcome regulation.Read more
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Around the Blockchain Podcast

Jordan Michaelides on Around the Blockchain podcast

Our Head of Partnerships, Jordan Michaelides, was interviewed on the Around the Blockchain podcast to discuss our Melbourne Demons AFL sponsorship and what’s in store for CoinJar.Read more
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Crypto News Australia

Buy crypto instantly with your Visa or Mastercard on CoinJar

CoinJar, Australia’s longest-running cryptocurrency exchange, has partnered with global payments leader Checkout.com to launch fast, low-fee credit card purchases for its users in Australia and the UK.Read more
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The Australian Financial Review

Sector needs regulatory clarity, access to talent

The fintech sector is in need of a regulatory framework to bolster innovation. Our Head of Partnerships, Jordan Michaelides, spoke with the AFR on growth opportunities that can result from increased regulation within cryptocurrency and fintech.Read more
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Crypto News Australia

CoinJar Exchange launches 0% fees on all “taker” trades

CoinJar is pleased to announce that they’re now offering zero-fee taker trades through their CoinJar Exchange platform - becoming one of the first cryptocurrency exchanges in the world to offer zero fees for crypto-fiat trading.Read more
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The Australian Financial Review

Dog eat Doge: AFL clubs cash in on crypto

Two top of the ladder clubs join the cryptocurrency craze, with CoinJar’s AFL-first sponsorship of the Melbourne Demons prompting CoinSpot to follow suit with Western Bulldogs.Read more
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UK Chamber of Commerce

Australia and the UK’s Free Trade Agreement and its impacts on Fintech

Our General Manager, James Elia was invited to speak at a panel with the UK Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the City of Melbourne, to discuss the important bilateral relationship between the UK and Australia and their impacts on fintech, commerce and policy.Read more
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3AW

CoinJar’s market-first sponsorship of the AFL Melbourne Demons live on air with Neil Mitchell

Our Head of Partnerships, Jordan Michaelides, spoke with Neil Mitchell on 3AW about our market-first sponsorship of the AFL Melbourne Demons on 20 May 2021.Read more
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ausbiz TV

The future of Crypto: digital currency exchanges weigh in

Our Head of Partnerships, Jordan Michaelides spoke with AusBiz on the outlook of cryptocurrencies in 2021 from a digital currency exchange perspective.Read more
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Blockchain Week Australia

Digital Currency Exchanges - The Australian Perspective

Our General Manager James Elia spoke on a panel representing national digital currency exchanges, and emphasised the pivotal role that crypto exchanges have in shaping the digital economy.Read more
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The AFR Banking Summit

How banks and regulators are shaping the recovery

Our CEO Asher Tan, dialling in from London, discussing the future of payments alongside ANZ, PayPal, and Zip Co at The Australian Financial Review Banking Summit.Read more
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CoinJournal

CoinJar 2021 Review: What Is CoinJar?

With so many cryptocurrency exchanges out there, it is difficult to discern what is best for your needs and expectations. Find out why you should choose CoinJar.Read more
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The Australian Financial Review

What life is like in cryptocurrency land

What are the early adopters of cryptocurrency up to now? They’re looking up, but they’re also looking far and wide as they build a new financial system.Read more
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The Sydney Morning Herald

$60,000 and rising: How does bitcoin work and why is Elon Musk buying it?

What did two pizzas have to do with the beginnings of Bitcoin? Why is there so much fuss about it now? And why should you probably not buy it if you’re prone to forgetting passwords?Read more
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The Sydney Morning Herald

Bitcoin rival Ethereum hits new heights as investors flock to cryptocurrencies

Usually investors will ... be looking at what to buy and then see that Bitcoin has gone up so much, so they will get the second-best thing." Our CEO, Asher Tan, discusses Ethereum soaring to a new all-time high.Read more
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Australian Fintech

Fintech Australia announces CoinJar as a finalist in The 2020 Finnies

CoinJar was nominated as a finalist in The Finnies awards for excellence in establishing a global market presence alongside many other great companies including Afterpay, Zip Co, Airwallex, and Raiz Invest.Read more
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InnovationAus.com

Top-heavy bank sector holds back FinTech potential

It’s taken time for the regulator to understand that FinTechs are part of the coming ecosystem.” said Asher Tan. Mr Tan points to UK financial regulator, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) as a body Australia could look at emulating.Read more
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The Australian Financial Review

EML is working with CoinJar

"We will generate long-term shareholder value by partnering with fintechs … to support the payments aspect of their business and that disruption", Tom Cregan, CEO of EML Payments.Read more
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Mondo Visione

Chainalysis Partners With Leading Australian Cryptocurrency Businesses

Chainalysis, the blockchain analysis company, today announced partnerships with leading Australia-based payments provider Assembly Payments and cryptocurrency exchange CoinJar to improve compliance standards.Read more
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Cointelegraph

Australia’s Blockchain Roadmap Isn't Music to Everyone’s Ears

Asher Tan, CEO of CoinJar, argues that the roadmap is a great step forward, adding: “However, immediate action is still needed in order to push through meaningful legislation that can provide certainty and allow for Australian blockchain innovation to flourish.”Read more
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Crowdfund Insider

Australia’s CoinJar Launches Cryptocurrency Mobile App For Android

CoinJar launched its mobile app for Android smartphones and to this day it claims to remain one of the only Australian digital currency exchanges to provide native apps for both iOS and Android.Read more
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The Australian Financial Review

Westpac mess highlights broader tech struggle

"No Westpac schadenfreude from me; money as it is used today was not designed to be monitored to this extent and it is a byproduct of current times," says Asher Tan, the founder of AUSTRAC-regulated digital currency platform CoinJar.Read more
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The Australian

Australia losing the digital currency battle

China’s apparent move into creating a national digital currency should be a wake-up call for Australia to look further than incremental updates in payments if it is to be competitive in the next currency battleground.Read more
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The Australian

Crypto-critics banking on Facebook's privacy issues

Melbourne-based cryptocurrency exchange CoinJar co-founder Asher Tan said the crypto community will be hoping Libra manages to get off the ground. “The crypto community tends to be permanently bullish but Libra has captured wide interest,” Mr Tan said.Read more
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CoinDesk

'I Don't Trust Facebook With Anything:' The World Reacts to Facebook's Libra

“If it’s successful, it’s not just going to have the traditional qualities of a corporate currency like Westfield dollars or, Qantas Frequent Flyer points, it’s really a governance play,” said Asher Tan, founder of CoinJar.Read more
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The Australian Financial Review

CoinJar founder tips 'stablecoin' as the next big thing in cryptocurrency

"The interesting thing right now, what's on everyone's lips, is what you call a stablecoin. A stablecoin is a coin pegged to a currency, usually the US dollar. It's a craze right now."Read more
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The Chainsaw

Australian crypto exchanges are tring to break a deadlock with regulators on trading in digital assets

Crypto exchanges — the technology platforms that allow people to buy and sell cryptocurrencies — are among the leading advocates for a more comprehensive regulatory framework.Read more
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The Australian

CoinJar adds portfolio play to its collection

It will give portfolio managers and wholesale investors a chance to diversify their portfolio. There's a space in the market for a cheap way for wholesale investors to access cryptocurrencies.Read more
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Sky News Australia

CoinJar emerges as Australia's most popular bitcoin wallet

Tech startup CoinJar has emerged to become one of the central cryptocurrency exchanges in Australia since beginning operations five years ago. Asher Tan co-founder of CoinJar spoke to Sky News Business on the future of the business and on regulatory crackdowns.Read more
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Forbes

How Asia's Entrepreneurs Are Disrupting The Finance Industry

Ryan Zhou, 23, cofounded CoinJar, an Australian personal finance platform that bills itself as the simplest way to buy, sell and manage bitcoin using traditional currency.Read more
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CNET

Bitcoin for buying juice? Only in Australia

Boost Juice for the competition is teaming up with CoinJar, an Australian cryptocurrency exchange that allows users to buy and sell Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple and Litecoin.Read more
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Qantas

Qantas 'Talking Business' podcast with Alan Kohler

Asher Tan - a successful AngelCube alumnus and CEO of Australia's favourite bitcoin company, CoinJar. He discusses the world of cryptocurrency.Read more
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WIRED

WIRED Money: CoinJar is a one-stop shop for all your Bitcoin needs

We expect to see a growing ecosystem of digital assets. So we imagine that a digital wallet in 2020 might contain one or two national currencies, some bitcoin, some mobile minutes, maybe even some contracts...Read more
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Telstra

A coffee with Asher Tan and Ryan Zhou, CoinJar co-founders

CoinJar is Australia’s biggest Bitcoin company, with a comprehensive product offering and a global outlook. Our focus is on end to end solutions for consumers to manage and use their bitcoin.Read more
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The Chainsaw

CoinJar is letting Bitcoin users hedge against fluctuations. Here's how it works

Hedged Accounts allow users to peg the price of Bitcoin against the fiat currency of their choice — Australian dollars, US dollars, pounds or the euro.Read more
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ABC News

Tech startups may help plug mining hole

Analysts say technology start-up companies may help to plug in the gaps left in its wake, though a point of weakness is recognising where to invest and how to identify high-potential opportunities.Read more
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The Australian Financial Review

CoinJar to reveal Bitcoin volatility salve

Australian bitcoin exchange CoinJar will unveil plans to fix the value of the highly volatile cryptocurrency for its clients and offer conversion to a range of different currencies...Read more
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CoinDesk

CoinJar Swipe Bitcoin Debit Cards Now Available

Australian bitcoin services company CoinJar has opened up its debit card service CoinJar Swipe to the general public.Read more
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Forbes

CoinJar Launches New Peer-to-Peer Bitcoin iPhone App

To make managing bitcoin easier, CoinJar has launched the CoinJar Touch app for iOS today. Now CoinJar users can buy, spend or cash out to a bank account from their iPhone.Read more
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The Australian

Aussie Bitcoin start-up CoinJar moves to the UK

CoinJar has officially reincorporated as a UK company, CoinJar UK Ltd, and has taken up residence at Europe’s largest financial technology accelerator, Level 39 at Canary Wharf in London.Read more
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Mashable

Australia's First Bitcoin EFTPOS Card Will Allow You To Buy Your Groceries

An Australian company is trialling a bitcoin EFTPOS card, allowing customers to spend the digital currency in retail stores. CoinJar is taking the next step to make bitcoin more accessible to the public with the release of Swipe cards.Read more
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CoinJar’s Digital Currency and Exchange Services are operated by CoinJar UK Limited, a private limited company registered in England and Wales (company number 8905988). CoinJar UK Limited is registered in the UK by the Financial Conduct Authority as a Cryptoasset Exchange Provider and Custodian Wallet Provider in the United Kingdom under the Money Laundering, Terrorist Financing and Transfer of Funds (Information on the Payer) Regulations 2017, as amended (Firm Reference No. 928767).

Like all investments, cryptoassets carry risk. Due to the potential volatility of the cryptoasset markets, the value of your investments may fall significantly and lead to total loss. Cryptoassets are complex and are unregulated in the UK, and you are unable to access the Financial Service Compensation Scheme or the Financial Ombudsman Service. We use third party banking, safekeeping and payment providers, and the failure of any of these providers could also lead to a loss of your assets. We recommend you obtain financial advice before making a decision to use your credit card to purchase cryptoassets or to invest in cryptoassets. Capital Gains Tax may be payable on profits.

Mastercard® is a registered trademark, and the two circle design is a registered trademark of Mastercard International Incorporated. The CoinJar Card Prepaid Mastercard is issued by EML Money DAC pursuant to licence by Mastercard International Inc. The e-money associated with your card is issued by EML Money DAC, authorised by the Central Bank of Ireland under the European Union (Payment Services) Regulations 2018 (Ref C95957).

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