About Currency.com


Our mission

The team are driven by a vision to democratise investment, taking it from the preserve of a privileged few in first-world states and making it available across the globe. We believe successful investors contribute significantly to society – leading to a more secure and stable world.

We founded Currency.com to democratise finance

Currency.com has it all
High speed of transaction processing
Competitive and open pricing
Robust security and compliance
A wealth of experience in finance and tech
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Currency.com is a high-growth, crypto platform helping everyone connect with the booming world of digital assets.  Powered by cutting edge technology, we enable people to securely store as well as  buy, sell and invest in popular cryptocurrencies via our simple, intuitive, web- and mobile-based applications.

Depending on the regulatory perimeters in different countries, Currency.com offers different products around digital assets. To help investors trade with confidence, the platform is fitted with robust risk management controls, transparent pricing and extensive financial education content.

In 2020, the crypto platform reported a 374 % growth in its client base, making it one of Europe’s fastest growing cryptocurrency exchanges platforms. In 1H 2021, the number of new clients who opened an account with Currency.com increased by 196% while trading volumes surged by 85% from 2H 2020.

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With our award-winning mobile app, you can trade anywhere anytime.

CED Award Currencycom
ISO Certifited ISO Certified
Blockchain Life 2019 “Best cryptocurrency exchange in the CIS” Blockchain Life Award 2019
ADVFN International Financial Awward “Breakthrough in cryptocurrency trading” ADVFN International Financial Awards 2020

Safety is a paramount concern

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Currency.com is a platform designed by an experienced team using advanced technology to ensure both privacy and accessibility.
  • This includes a tried-and-tested scalable matching engine;
  • Strong anti-money laundering (AML) and know your customer (KYC) compliance;
  • Physical and cyber security;
  • Periodic audits conducted by recognized professional service firms.


Viktor Prokopenya is a serial technology entrepreneur and the founder of London-based global investment firm VP Capital, through which he owns 100% of the shares of Currency.com and its partner, the fintech company Capital.com. Viktor  Prokopenya participated in the development of advanced IT legislation. As well as being a qualified lawyer, Viktor Prokopenya holds a master’s degree in Finance, a doctoral degree in business administration from the Swiss Business School, a master’s degree in Internet Marketing, and a bachelor’s and a master’s qualifications in computer science.

Our Team

Peter Hetherington
Group Chief Executive Officer
Serhii Mokhniev
Head of Compliance & AMLRO
Aliaksei Astapau
Chief Financial Officer
Nikolai Markovnik
Head of Growth
Alida Cesani
Chief People Officer
Valentina Rzheutskaya
Head of Legal and Compliance
Pavel Krasilevich
Head of Security
Steve Gregory
CEO of Currency.com US
Vitalii Kedyk
Head of Strategy
Artyom Kharytonau
Head of Technology
Anthony Provasoli
Board Member of Currency.com (Gibraltar)