- Mode becomes first publicly listed company in the UK to host the Bitcoin white paper on its website.
- Mode aims to support Bitcoin network and be a source of education and inspiration to other financial innovators.
- Other companies hosting the white paper include Square, Fidelity Digital Assets, and nation states such as Estonia, Columbia and the city of Miami.
“At Mode, the spirit of embracing progressive and inclusive technologies runs through our DNA. Bitcoin presents a quantum leap in open-source financial innovation and is set to become a global symbol for decentralisation and technological progress. It has been our mission since inception to provide access to Bitcoin though our products. Preserving the original Bitcoin white paper on our website as a source of education and inspiration marks another step in promoting the Bitcoin network. If you haven’t alreadyread it, now’s your chance.”
“Today’s announcement marks another important step for Mode towards cementing our position as a pioneer in the UK financial sector, whose vision is to accelerate the world’s transition to a truly digital financial system. We hope that raising awareness of this revolutionary asset will help other players understand its disruptive nature and embrace it too.”
Traded on the London Stock Exchange since October 2020, Mode was one of the first companies to IPO with a consumer Bitcoin offering and adopt Bitcoin as a treasury reserve asset.
Mode is a UK fintech listed on the London Stock Exchange building financial products that will help accelerate the world’s transition to a digital financial system combining the best of payments, investment, loyalty, and digital assets. To date, Mode has launched a next-generation app that allows users to access sterling pound, euro and Bitcoin accounts, all in one place, and grow their digital assets through one of the highest-yielding and most flexible interest accounts for Bitcoin. Mode also offers marketing, e-commerce and payments services for UK businesses looking to attract, engage and retain high-value customers globally. Mode is an official partner of WeChat Pay and AliPay. The company was founded by Jonathan Rowland, Co-founder and Director of UK challenger bank Redwood Bank, the UK’s first 100% ‘born in the cloud’ business bank using Microsoft Azure Platform.