OVEX is the leading digital asset OTC Desk and exchange in Africa.

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Building the Internet of money

OVEX is a mission-driven cryptocurrency exchange with the goal of introducing cryptocurrency as the prevailing settlement layer in Africa.

We do this by bridging the gap between the world of traditional finance and the world of cryptocurrency for Africa’s largest institutions.

We are passionate about creating a world where access to credit is equal and wealth-creating investment opportunities are available to all. We aim to democratise finance and in the process accelerate the adoption of crypto in Africa and the world at large. 

OVEX is consistently named one of the best places to buy, sell, store and earn crypto online. This is because of our intuitive UX, first class service, low fees, versatile funding options and rigorous security standards.

Welcome to the future of digital asset trading.


What we do

Empowering investors

We empower South Africans and the world over to invest in the future of finance. Whether you’re an advanced trader or a crypto newbie, OVEX gives you the power to chart your own cryptocurrency journey.

Our exchange has an ever-growing number of cryptocurrency pairs for you to invest in and a plethora of tools and features for you to leverage as you grow your crypto portfolio. 

Supporting institutions

Our Over the Counter (OTC) trading Desk is a personalized white-glove service built for high volume crypto traders. OVEX is the premier cryptocurrency investing solution for institutions of all sizes. You bring the volume we bring the liquidity. 

A bespoke, uniquely tailored 1:1 trading experience where you get access to a dedicated team available 24/7 to ensure you achieve your investing objectives. We provide direct fiat - fiat as well as crypto - fiat liquidity in over 16 different markets.

Our dedicated team of specialists on the Desk will ensure you achieve your investment goals quickly and confidently.

Assisting Brokers

OVEX is the all-in-one digital asset broker solution. We help crypto brokers trade and manage troves of clients seamlessly. From allocations, reconciliations, commission statements and trading reports - all of this and more when you open up a brokerage at OVEX.