Uphold Overview

  • Founded
  • 2013

Founded
  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 262

Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Accelerator/​Inc

  • Investors
  • 17

Uphold General Information

Description

Developer of a financial trading platform designed to make cryptocurrencies and other assets affordable and accessible for everyone. The company's platform covers various cryptos and utility tokens, major national currencies, stablecoins, and precious metals, enabling both consumers and businesses to easily transact between digital and traditional currencies, with full integration between old and new money systems.

Contact Information

Website
www.uphold.com
Formerly Known As
Bitreserve
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Financial Software
Other Industries
Other Financial Services
Other Capital Markets/Institutions
Primary Office
  • 530 Fifth Avenue
  • Suite 3A
  • New York, NY 10036
  • United States

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Uphold Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
7. Accelerator/Incubator 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
6. Later Stage VC (Series C) 01-Oct-2020 000.00 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Early Stage VC 25-Jan-2018 000.00 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Early Stage VC (Series B1) 21-Jan-2016 000 000.00 Completed Startup
3. Equity Crowdfunding 13-Jan-2015 000.00 000.00 Completed Startup
2. Early Stage VC (Series A) 26-Feb-2014 $5M $7.58M Completed Startup
1. Seed Round 01-Feb-2014 $2.58M $2.58M Completed Startup
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Uphold Competitors (72)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Bitpanda Venture Capital-Backed Vienna, Austria 000 00000 00000000000 00000
00000 Formerly VC-backed Alpharetta, GA 000 00000 000000000 00000
00000000 Venture Capital-Backed Santa Cruz, CA 000 0000 000000 - 000 0000
0000000 Formerly VC-backed Copenhagen, Denmark 00 00.00 0&0
0000000000 Venture Capital-Backed New York, NY 00 000.00 000000000 - 000.00
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Uphold Patents

Uphold Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
EP-3985590-A1 Transaction visualization tool Pending 19-Oct-2020 00000000000 0
US-20220122092-A1 Transaction visualization tool Pending 19-Oct-2020 00000000000
EP-3985586-A1 Blockchain-based transaction Pending 19-Oct-2020 000000000 0
US-20220122177-A1 Blockchain-based transaction Pending 19-Oct-2020 000000000
US-20150081447-A1 Track data point-of-sale platform Inactive 19-Sep-2013 G06Q20/204 0
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Uphold Executive Team (38)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Simon McLoughlin Chief Executive Officer
Lee Hansen Chief Financial Officer
Anthony Johnson Chief Operating Officer
Joshua Greenwald Chief Technology Officer
Mark Lewko Chief Compliance Officer
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Uphold Board Members (12)

Name Representing Role Since
Adrian Steckel Self Board Member 000 0000
James Chen Self Board Member 000 0000
James Hilton JD Uphold Director & Chairman of the Risk, Compliance and Audit Committee 000 0000
J.P. Thieriot Self Board Member 000 0000
Margaret Slemmer Self Board Member 000 0000
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Uphold Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Uphold Investors (17)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Blazing Equity PE/Buyout Minority 000 0000 000000 0
COSIMO Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Crowdcube Corporation Minority 000 0000 000000 0
GHC Capital PE/Buyout Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Integra Partners (Singapore) Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Uphold Investments & Acquisitions (7)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
0000 (0000000 14-Sep-2021 0000000000 Internet Software 00000 000
00000000000 06-Jul-2021 00000 0000 000.00 Business/Productivity Software
0000000 00000 03-Feb-2021 0000000000 Other Financial Services 0.0. 0000
0000000 (0000 11-Jul-2019 0000000000 IT Consulting and Outsourcing 00000 000
JNK Securities 27-Jun-2018 Merger/Acquisition Brokerage 000000 00
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Uphold Subsidiaries (4)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Moxy (Digital Agency) Internet Software Porto, Portugal 2016
0000000 00000 Other Financial Services Birmingham, United Kingdom 0000
000000 000 Financial Software Cambridge, MA 0000
000 0000000000 Brokerage New York, NY 0000
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