Nuri empowers people to save and grow money and achieve their personal financial freedom. With the mobile bank account, Nuri customers can manage their daily finances and invest their assets in a simple way. To provide legally compliant financial services, Nuri collaborates with Solarisbank AG and Solaris Digital Assets GmbH. Nuri enables its customers to benefit from new types of financial technology and the blockchain economy by bridging the gap between the old and new financial systems. With Bitwala, customers can invest in cryptocurrency directly from a bank account and earn up to 5% annual return on Bitcoin. The fintech empowers customers to benefit from new financial technology by being the bridge between the old and new financial system.
Based in Berlin, Germany’s second-largest challenger bank, now serves over 200.000 customers across 32 European countries. Nuri was founded in 2015 under the name Bitwala by Jan Goslicki, Benjamin Jones and Jörg von Minckwitz. Christoph Iwaniez, Philipp Beer and Kristina Walcker-Mayer joined the management team since then. The total team presently consists of more than 100 employees. Bitwala’s investors include Earlybird Venture Capital, coparion, Global Brain and Sony Financial Ventures, G1, High Tech Gründerfonds, ALSTIN, and the Digital Currency Group.