Anatoliy Knyazev | EXANTE

Anatoliy Knyazev: Biography of the EXANTE founder

Anatoliy Knyazev is a pioneer, a pioneer in the field of cryptocurrencies, blockchain systems. Anatoliy is a broker, co-founder of an international-level investment company. The name of this company is EXANTE. From his childhood, young Anatoliy was curious and deeply interested in the exact sciences: mathematics and statistics. He was just fine with working with calculations, data analysis.

As the years passed, life pushed him to see how he could combine his childhood hobbies. Growing up, he realized how he could use his talent, knowledge to build a career. He did not waste his time, but pursued scientific degrees: Bachelor's, then Master's in Mathematics, Computer Science.


After young Anatoliy received his master's degree from one of the world's most prestigious universities, he went to apply his knowledge in practice. His first significant job was with a company, Netcracker Technology Corp.

The company was international, specializing in the supply of support systems for business, creating solutions for software-defined networks. NTC was engaged in virtualization of network functions. Anatoliy got into the right line of business. At the company, he was able not just to learn and grow further, but to apply all his knowledge baggage in practice.

It was his first experience that influenced the further fate of EXANTE. Thanks to his extensive experience in the technology sector, Anatoliy was able to implement all this in his company. Thus, he was able to give the company an edge over its competitors in the market.

Job and career as a trader

In the mid-2000s, Anatoliy started to take his first steps in trading. He did it in parallel with his main job. Experience of expert in cybernetics and exact sciences made it felt. Anatoliy set a goal - to buy or sell derivatives, compared to the underlying assets. He looked for incorrect prices in the system components. Thus, step by step, he strived for arbitrage.

He became a professional trader. Everything came together perfectly: a predisposition, a mathematical mindset, the right education and the first serious job. All doors were open for Anatoliy Knyazev in the industry. He found himself in a society of professionals just like him. The society of like-minded, enthusiastic professionals encouraged him to develop in the field of trading, trade, new acquaintances. The environment influenced the formation of connections in the circles of like-minded people.

This is how the whole network of counterparties which Anatoliy created came about. Everything happened thanks to his persistence, desire and drive towards his cherished goal. He got to know people, made connections and contacts, offered ideas, and was not afraid to take risks. Fate brought him together with Alexey Kirienko. Later, the two of them would create a huge project - EXANTE.

How EXANTE Brokerage Company was founded

Anatoliy could not help but use his skills for his own businesses. In 2007 Anatoliy began developing software for enterprises that dealt with trade. He realized that it would be more logical and practical to develop his own software for the needs, algorithms, and the company's scheme of work than to use "someone else's". This became the "point of no return" in Anatoliy's life. This is how the idea of EXANTE came about. In 2011, the service was launched, which brought the brokerage service to a new level.

When no one believed in cryptocurrency, Anatoliy sensed that it would change the world. He was aware of the benefits and hidden potential in the blockchain system. Anatoliy used his platform, skills and knowledge:

  • Always put her at the center of the cryptocurrency debate, the controversy;
  • Developed tools to work with it;
  • Presented the developments on the trading platform;
  • Demonstrated all the benefits of cryptocurrency trading in different areas;
  • Gathering investors from all over the world.

Anatoliy Knyazev regularly attended global forums and conferences. There he held lectures and debates on the benefits of cryptocurrency, its relevance, and its potential. käyttää vain välttämättömiä evästeitä istunnon ylläpitämiseen ja anonyymiin tekniseen tilastointiin. ei koskaan käytä evästeitä markkinointiin tai kerää yksilöityjä tilastoja. Lisää tietoa evästeistä