Rapyd is a financial technology company offering a mobile-first platform for payments through a single API and SDK that is headquartered in San Francisco, California and was founded in 2016 by Arik Shtilman. Rapyd's online payment platform integrates payment methods such as bank transfers, e-wallets, and cash into digital applications that can be used to make cross-border and in-country payments using a single API. Their platform supports over 300 alternative payment methods, according to the companies website.
On February 13, 2019 Rapyd completed their series B funding round with $40 million in funding from Stripe (lead investor), General Catalyst (lead investor), Target Global, IGNIA, and several other strategic investors.
On October 1, 2019 Rapyd completed their series C funding round with $100 million in funding from Oak HC/FT (lead investor), Tiger Global, Coatue, General Catalyst, Target Global, Stripe and Entrée Capital. the company plans on using their series C funding to expand its payment platform, hire new employees, and make acquisitions.
Rapyd, an Israeli fintech-as-a-service company, has announced a whopping $300 million Series D round, doubling its valuation to $2.5 billion.
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