Kobocoin (KOBO) is mobile money that anyone can use, worldwide. Download a Coinomi wallet today and join the financial revolution.
Launched Feb 2015, the Kobocoin blockchain and KOBO cryptocurrency are optimized for mobile phone usage.
Kobocoin is built to cater for the mobile enabled African economies, who are global leaders in mobile money.
Energy efficient by design.
Unlike most other cryptocurrencies and blockchains, Kobocoin does not require massive amounts of energy consumption to keep it running and secure.
The Kobocoin ecosystem is secured by ownership rather than computing power.
A new way to trade for everyone.
You can trade KOBO with a friend for a pair of used shoes, remit funds internationally, trade NGN for ZAR, or maybe you have something more creative in mind.
It's your choice. You are in control.
Are you tired of...
Registering for mobile money?
Credit checks and rejections?
Mobile money that can't travel?
Painful remittance fees?
Frustrating remittance delays?
Misuse, or abuse, of your data?
There is a solution.
Fast. Secure. Worldwide.
Welcome to the blockchain.
Your financial history is irrelevant
No registration or credit check is required. All you need is a secure wallet. Learn more about the Coinomi wallet.
Your privacy is guaranteed
No personal data is ever stored on the Kobocoin blockchain. Let's keep your personal information out of this.
It's your money. Keep more of it.
KOBO transaction fees are minimal compared to other services.
Trade across borders with ease
Do your thing wherever you are. Your transactions are typically confirmed in under a minute, worldwide.
KOBO cannot be faked or forged
Your activity is secure. 15 cryptographic hashing algorithms secure the blockchain and transaction ledger.
Be excellent. Be energy efficient
The Kobocoin ecosystem uses a fraction of the energy of most cryptocurrencies.
Buy & Sell KOBO
Buying and selling KOBO on the global cryptocurrency exchanges is not for the faint hearted. You can browse the merchant directory for a local outlet. The easiest way to get KOBO will always be to trade person-to-person for it.
ALERT: Please avoid the notorious YOBIT.COM exchange. It is not reliable.