XAPO Bitcoin Wallet

The XAPO Bitcoin Wallet was funded by Wences Casares in 2011 and opened up to the public in 2014.

The company is also extending its multi-signature, which require that three out of five private keys validate a withdrawal request before money is released, to all wallets.

The private keys reside in offline servers and never come online – making them very difficult to hack. Xapo also recently had its security controls and processes reviewed by an independent company under what’s called a “Service Organization Control 2” audit. X

In May 2015 Xapo moved its headquarters from Palo Alto, California to Zurich in Switzerland.

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