Building a Two-Sided Marketplace
CurrencyFair Under the Hood
Location: The Vaults (Events Room)
Things you'll learn
- The CurrencyFair story
- The advantages of the Marketplace Model
- How CurrencyFair reached €5 billion in trades
- Buyers, Sellers, and the role of External Liquidity
Meet Your Speaker
Brett Meyers, Co-Founder and Director of CurrencyFair
Brett is the founder of CurrencyFair, one of Ireland's most successful fintech startups with over €20M in funding. He has a background in programming and finance, and grew a four man startup to a 90+ employee company. He is an Aussie expat living in Ireland, likes solving problems, and finding better ways to do things.
CurrencyFair is a peer-to-peer exchange system that allows anyone to send money with a better exchange rate and avoid excessive bank fees. With over €5 billion traded through the platform, CurrencyFair allowed users to save over €180 million.