US-based digital asset exchange FTX has more than doubled its user base in the past three months of 2021. This comes as global crypto adoption increases , while the company has achieved many impressive partnerships.
FTX US President Brett Harrison took to Twitter to outline impressive growth in 2021, noting that the US branch of FTX “more than doubled its user base in Q4”. .
FTX US more than doubled its user count in Q4! 🚀 pic.twitter.com/14xkiix3AX
— Brett Harrison (@Brett_FTXUS) December 26, 2021
As the chart above illustrates, the US branch now has close to 1,200,000 users, all of which arrived this year. This comes after the company reported a 500% increase in output in the third quarter.
Aside from the overall growth of the crypto space in terms of price and new users, it is worth highlighting some notable FTX partnerships completed in 2021.
It started with a multi-million dollar deal with the Miami Heat to rename their home stadium FTX Arena. The exchange then purchased an ad to be featured at the Super Bowl, partnering with F1 champions Mercedes and with Major League Baseball (MLB).
Separately, the company has seen a number of well-known and reputable individuals join as ambassadors or buy shares. These include basketball superstar Steph Curry, celebrity investor Kevin O’Leary and football legend Tom Brady.
The exchange also joined the NFT craze by launching it to US-based clients.