Independent Reserve

BTC Markets Australian cryptocurrency exchange

Independent Reserve is an Australian institutional grade cryptocurrency exchange with an orderbook enabling Australian and NZ clients to securely trade, invest and hold digital currencies. Independent Reserve’s mission is to provide a pro-regulation platform with the highest security to access cryptocurrencies. Independent Reserve’s foundation is a strong and experienced executive team, with a broad range of skills in corporate leadership, financial markets, software engineering, and regulatory compliance.



Established in 2013, Independent Reserve is one of the first cryptocurrency exchanges in Australia. The exchange is a member of the Australian Digital Commerce Association (ADCA) and is supervised by an advisory board chaired by Mike Tilley. As an Australian based company, Independent Reserve operates within the confines of the laws and regulations applicable to the Australian financial industry. The exchange is also one of the first digital currency exchanges dedicated to offering cryptocurrency trading services to the Australian and New Zealand markets. However, Independent Reserve is also popular among cryptocurrency traders around the world as the exchange offers low fees and support for fiat currencies. Apart from support for the Australian and New Zealand dollar, Independent Reserve also has support for the U.S dollar. At time of writing, Independent Reserve supports the following cryptocurrencies

  • Bitcoin
  • Ripple
  • Ethereum
  • Bitcoin cash
  • Litecoin
  • OmiseGo
  • 0x


Adrian Przelozny is the CEO and co-founder of Independent Reserve. Adrian’s career spans more than 15 years in Information Technology, specializing in the design and development of critical business systems. Prior to founding Independent Reserve, Adrian was the principal consultant at a Sydney-based IT consultancy which he also co-founded. Through this challenging role, Adrian led the delivery of many enterprise solutions for financial institutions across Australia, as well as holding a long-standing role as Solutions Architect at the Nine network.

In 2016 Adrian joined the Board of Directors of ADCA (the Australian Digital Commerce Association) to help progress the standing of cryptocurrencies in Australia.

Registration on the exchange

Registration on the exchange Independent Reserve is simple and fast. Once a basic account has been created, the user will need to verify their personal details. Once all information has been submitted, the verification process takes on average 1 business day.

Exchange sections

News: Various industry and media news articles appear in this section, along with exchange updates.

OTC: Independent Reserve offer an OTC (over the counter) service for large block trades. You can register your interest in this section and the OTC team will be in touch.

Market This page shows details of the exchange’s order book, including price history, current order book listing as well as market depth and recent trades.

Trade (available when logged in): This page allows you to create a buy or sell order on the exchange.

Account (available when logged in): your account summary, including account balances, transaction history, options to deposit and withdrawal fiat and cryptocurrency, reports, and insurance.

Settings (available when logged in): Entering and editing information about user’s account.

Support (available when logged in): It is possible to ask a question, contact the support team, view all the requests to the support team.

Help: Everything about the supported cryptocurrencies, the principle of trading, withdrawal and deposit of funds, rules, fees, security, etc.

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