PayPal Ventures

PayPal Ventures

PayPal Ventures is a corporate VC, investing in best-in-class financial services, commerce enablement, and data & infrastructure companies

Paypal Ventures is a California based venture capital firm investing in early-stage fintech startups. As an investment arm of Paypal, it invests in companies that are of strategic interest to its parent company. It focuses on startups involved in developing financial software, data & infrastructure, commerce enablement, blockchain, cryptocurrency, and online retailers. As of December 2019, it has made 29 investments with 21 portfolio companies. Most notable portfolio companies include Cambridge Blockchain, Cloud IQ, Pulsate, and OLO. Exits include companies like Loop Commerce and Simility.

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Funded Companies

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Tala (company)

A financial technology company with a mobile application to manage personal loan. Founded in 2011 and has headquarters in Santa Monica, California.

LendUp is a company building credit products that cater people with low credit or volatile income. It participated in the W12 cohort of Y Combinator.

Acorns is an Irvine, California-based micro-investing company allowing users to round up consumer purchases and invest the change.

Raisin is a Berlin-based company offering a savings and investment marketplace to connect retail customers with banks looking to expand their deposit reach.

Dosh is an Austin, Texas-based company founded in 2016.

PPRO provides access, processing, and collection services for alternative payment methods and value added services.

A company providing financing and transaction technology for merchants.

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Calanthia Mei

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Jay Ganatra

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John Lunn

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Mario Ruiz

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Omar Faridi
June 24, 2020
Crowdfund Insider
California Fintech Even to help workers achieve financial wellbeing, secures investments from PayPal, Valar Ventures, others.

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