Brighton Peak launches bitcoin exchange

Investing | December 21, 2015 By:

Brighton Peak has announced the launch of its bitcoin exchange.

AlphaPoint is providing Brighton Peak with a custom-built technology supporting nearly 1 million transactions per second, designed to maintain speed even during volume spikes.

“We have put months of effort into creating what we believe is the most fluid, intuitive process for engaging digital currency markets and we believe these are precisely the types of solutions needed to bring the ecosystem into its maturity,” said Brighton Peak co-founder and managing director Suryanata Wongtomo.

Launched in 2013, Brighton Peak initially offered Bitcoin and blockchain consulting services to businesses. In early 2014, the company announced its plans to launch a bitcoin exchange targeted at traders.