Our mission is to bring institutional infrastructure and knowledge to crypto trading.
CrossTower is a digital asset exchange and capital markets service provider. Founded in 2019, our team is comprised of financial industry veterans on the mission to bring digital asset trading and investing to institutional and professional traders.
No-Fee Trading, trade crypto commission-free.
Robust API and a customizable user interface.
Offices located in the US, Bermuda and India.
Our team is what makes us different.
We have spent the past 20 years designing, building, and maintaining the infrastructure of the financial services
industry with the goal of creating ever more frictionless capital markets.
Kapil is the Co-Founder and CEO of CrossTower. He is a financial services industry veteran, having previously held senior leadership roles at NYSE, Bats, ISE and Cboe. Prior to founding CrossTower, Kapil was the Chief Operating Officer (COO) at AlphaPoint. His background also includes product and technology leadership roles at NYSE, AT&T, and Aithent. Kapil’s accomplishments include managing four equity options exchanges at Cboe, launching a new options exchange at Bats, and building multiple innovative trading products at ISE. Kapil holds an MBA from Fordham University.
Kristin is the Co-Founder and President of CrossTower. Kristin is a structured products, regulatory, and digital asset expert with over 20 years of experience in capital markets on the buy-side and sell-side. Prior to founding CrossTower, Kristin was the Chief Legal Officer at AlphaPoint, Managing Director of an algorithmic trading platform at Guggenheim, and Special Counsel at Schulte Roth. While at Schulte Roth, Kristin founded the Structured Products and Derivatives division and led the regulatory group for Dodd Frank. Kristin also founded the Digital Asset Legal Alliance (DARLA) and Women in Derivatives (WIND). Kristin earned her law degree and MBA at Northeastern University and holds a BA from Sarah Lawrence College.
From our Bitcoin Fund to Structured Products, we can work with you to determine the right investing solution for you.
Latest In The News
October 18, 2021CrossTower and Alpine F1 (R) Team Up for the U.S. Grand PrixCrossTower, one of the world’s fastest growing cryptocurrency exchanges, announced today its partnership with the Alpine F1 (R) Team for the race at the U.S. Grand Prix in Austin, Texas on October 24. This marks CrossTower’s first appearance at the sold-out Formula 1 event.
October 14, 2021Kapil Rathi talks Stablecoin, Regulation, & Market Growth
October 12, 2021Is Institutional Crypto Adoption Still In The ‘Early Stages’?“I think that these barriers are already starting to come down, with trusted custody solutions and eventually the approval of ETFs paving the way for institutions…” – Chad Steinglass
CrossTower complies with the applicable laws and regulations in jurisdictions in which it operates.
CrossTower is registered as a Money Services Business (“MSB”) with the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (“FinCEN”).
Yes, CrossTower is subject to the Bank Secrecy Act (“BSA”) and the USA PATRIOT Act, which requires MSBs to establish anti-money laundering (“AML”) programs, designate an AML compliance officer, train employees on
AML requirements, and establish an independent periodic review of the AML program.
CrossTower also confirms client identities to confirm it is not conducting business with relevant government sanctions, such as those issued by the United States Department of the Treasury Office of Foreign Assets
CrossTower is also subject to privacy regulations that protect sensitive personal information about its customers.
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