Qualified IRA Custodians

A Digital Asset IRA custodian holds digital assets on behalf of your self-directed IRA. Some platforms require the self-directed IRA to establish an LLC to facilitate qualified ownership. 


Choice, the first platform to allow self-directed retirement accounts holding bitcoin and ether, is an independent Qualified Custodian regulated by the South Dakota Division of Banking. Choice maintains strict policies, procedures, controls and disclosures to meet the highest of custody standards for clients. Choice partners with Fidelity Digital Assets for cold storage solutions and has partnered with Kraken and CoinShares for digital asset trading.


Alto is a self-directed IRA platform that enables individuals, advisors, and institutions to access and invest in alternative assets. CryptoIRA lets you buy, sell, and trade 100+ crypto assets in real time through
integration with CoinBase Pro. AltoIRA lets you diversify across alternative asset classes, including professionally managed digital asset strategies.

Bitcoin IRA

Bitcoin IRA is a crypto IRA platform that allows customers to purchase bitcoin and other crypto for retirement accounts.


BitTrust IRA is a platform to start trading crypto with a low-cost investment.

Other Qualified IRA Custodians That Hold Digital Assets