Revolut is a digital banking app. The app offers free international money transfers, fee-free global spending, all at the interbank exchange rate for both consumer and business
The UK based FinTech company was founded in 2015 by by Nikolay Storonsky and Vlad Yatsenko
Revolut was the first banking app in the UK to offer cryptocurrencies in 2017. Customers are able to buy Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Litecoin, and more recently the company added two more popular cryptocurrencies, Ripple and Bictoin Cash – allowing instant exchange of their 25 supported fiat currencies directly into cryptocurrency
Revolut also made headlines when they revealed that they wanted to do something about the gender imbalance in tech companies and announced free coding classes for women
Revolut has offices in London, Krakow, Moscow, St Petersburg, Vilnius, Berlin, Paris and Barcelona. They also plan to expand to North America, Asia and Australasia, and according to their website, Revolut is landing in the UAE very soon!