CEX.io is a cryptocurrency site. CEX was founded in 2013. CEX calls itself a crypto platform for buying, selling, and holding cryptocurrencies. In 2024, CEX says millions of people have traded cryptocurrency on its platform. In 2024, CEX was an all-in-one site and included the chance to study cryptocurrency. Traders could also use CEX for spot trading.

Cex.io is safer than the average cryptocurrency site.


Similar sites to CEX include GHash, Paxful, Cloud Mining Reviews, BTC-e, MoonPay, BitPay, CloudHashing, Invity (i0), Crypto (com), and Changelly.


As of January 2024, cex.io has 1.335 million monthly views, according to Similar Web. The Wayback Machine estimates that cex.io was founded on September 27, 2013. The Internet Archive has saved cex.io 6,820 times between September 27, 2013 and March 2, 2024.

Is cex.io Safe?

Here, I analyzed cex.io for malware and malicious content to check if it was legit or a scam:

I checked cex.io on Sucuri, and it returned as a low security risk. Results: Sucuri scan for cex.io.

cex.io Sucuri results

Sucuri says cex.io is a low security risk; however, the page has a redirect loop on the URL https://cex.io/auth/register.

I then ran a parasite scan with Unmask Parasites on cex.io, and it is clean. Results: Unmask Parasites scan for cex.io.

I also checked cex.io on VirusTotal, and it is clean. Results: VirusTotal scan for cex.io.

cex.io VirusTotal results

Further, cex.io passed all blocklist engines on URLVoid. Results: URLVoid scan for cex.io.

In conclusion, cex.io returned a “page has a redirect loop” status. Sucuri doesn’t consider it a threat. OVERALL GRADE: Safe.

Links and Profiles

Website: cex.io


1. SimilarWeb – cex.io

2. Wayback Machine – cex.io