Licensed, secure, and trusted cryptocurrency exchange

Helping you securely invest in crypto since 2013.

Independent Reserve, Bitcoin and cryptocurrency exchange

We keep your assets safe, that is our promise

Doing things the right way is our core principle.


We engage external auditors to undertake an annual audit of our financial statements in accordance with Australian Accounting Standards. This includes verification of all fiat and crypto balances held in custody on behalf of clients.


We’ve built world-class operational systems to secure your data and crypto: two-factor authentication, email alerts, and encryption. We conduct regular penetration testing to ensure the integrity of our systems.

Segregated funds

Our customer funds are held separately from our company’s operational funds. We do not use customer assets and funds for investments. We just hold it for when you need it.

ISO 27001 certified

ISO 27001 is a globally recognised security management certification. It demonstrates that our people, processes, tools, and systems adhere to a globally recognised standard.

24/7 support

Whether you’re a novice or an expert, if you need assistance, our dedicated team is here to help you 24/7.

Gold certified

By demonstrating best practices in our systems and processes to keep your data and assets safe, we are a Blockchain Australia Gold Certified cryptocurrency exchange.

Trusted by global partners

  • KPMG
  • Bloomberg
  • Iress
  • Fireblocks
  • BGL
  • Chainalysis

How to invest in crypto

It takes just a few minutes to start.

  • 1. Create account

    Securely create your personal or business account and verify your identity.

  • 2. Deposit funds

    Deposit USD, AUD or NZD using SWIFT, PayID or NPP.

  • 3. Start investing

    Buy, sell and track your crypto portfolio on your desktop or mobile device.

Explore our features

  • Buy and sell crypto

    There are simple and advanced ways for you to buy and sell crypto. Available order types include simple, market, limit, and advanced “stop buy” and “stop sell”.

    Buy and sell crypto
  • Portfolio tracking

    View real-time market updates with our simple tracking interface.

  • AutoTrader (DCA)

    Automate your crypto investments with strategies that allow you to dollar-cost average (DCA).

  • Multi-currency trading

    Buy and sell crypto with AUD, NZD, SGD or USD. We offer instant deposits in Australia.

Awards & Recognition

  • Blockchain Australia Digital Exchange of The Year
  • Deloitte Technology Fast 50 2019 Australia Winner
  • Financial Review Lists 2018 100 Fast
  • Financial Review Most Innovative Companies
  • Financial Times High-Growth Companies Asia-Pacific 2020

Official Crypto Exchange of the Sydney Swans

Tom McCartin and Dane Rampe

Buy from the most trusted crypto OTC desk

Our over-the-counter (OTC) trading desk offers deeper liquidity and a private, more personalised service for institutional investors and high-net-worth individuals who need to fill large orders that might be too price-disruptive on open markets at exchanges.

Whether you are looking to trade Bitcoin (BTC) or other cryptocurrencies OTC from $50,000 to $50 million, our industry-leading desk will provide you with seamless trade execution and settlement services that are discreet, secure and ultra-competitive.

Buy Bitcoin and crypto OTC in Australia

Manage your portfolio on the go

Buy, sell and manage your crypto safely anywhere, anytime with the Independent Reserve app.

Independent Reserve crypto exchange mobile app

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Register, deposit and trade in 5 minutes.

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