Nexo said it plans to not only protect Vauld’s existing customer base but also to give them access to an improved range of services.

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Fast facts

  • Nexo said it signed an indicative term sheet with Vauld that grants it a 60-day exclusive exploratory period for a potential acquisition of the Singapore-headquartered crypto exchange.
  • The London-based cryptocurrency platform plans to acquire up to 100% of Vauld and reorganize its future operations with the aim to accelerate a deeper presence in Asia.
  • “I understand that a lot of our customers are nervous about your funds,” Vauld cofounder and chief executive officer Darshan Bhatija said. “We are working tirelessly to ensure your financials are protected.”
  • Nexo aims to provide “immediate assistance” and “alleviate” the freeze on withdrawals on Vauld’s platform, Nexo said.

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