Recent investment activity

KANDO id: 79896

Corporate information

Official name
PayPal Incorporated
Registration country
Affiliated coins

Company type

Web-based payment services.


Fueled by a fundamental belief that having access to financial services creates opportunity, PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: PYPL) is committed to democratizing financial services and empowering people and businesses to join and thrive in the global economy. Our open digital payments platform gives PayPal's more than 250 million active account holders the confidence to connect and transact in new and powerful ways, whether they are online, on a mobile device, in an app, or in person. Through a combination of technological innovation and strategic partnerships, PayPal creates better ways to manage and move money, and offers choice and flexibility when sending payments, paying or getting paid. Available in more than 200 markets around the world, the PayPal platform, including Braintree, Venmo and Xoom, enables consumers and merchants to receive money in more than 100 currencies, withdraw funds in 56 currencies and hold balances in their PayPal accounts in 25 currencies.

Funding rounds

Acquisition USD 1,500,000,000

USD 1,500,000,000 ( ) at USD 1,500,000,000 pre-money valuation

Profile Country Notes
eBay Inc American internet consumer-to-consumer corporation that manages, an online auction and shopping website. USD 1,500,000,000 (USD 1,500,000,000)

Series C

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Profile Country
Sequoia Capital Operations LLC (Sequoia) Venture capital firm.

Series B

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Profile Country Notes
BlueRun Ventures Early stage venture capital firm focused on Internet, mobile and media opportunities USD 4,000,000 (USD 4,000,000)

Profile Country
Peter Thiel Individual investor.

Profile Country
Clearstone Venture Partners Venture capital firm
GIV Venture Partners Global Internet Ventures

Profile Country Notes
Plug and Play Ventures Exited.

Actual initial investment stage

Investment activity status
Active investor

Selected investments

Displaying 1 - 11 of 11
Profile Country Date Funding
Billfloat Inc Offers consumers “more time to pay” their bills on time to help avoid late fees, overdraft charges, service termination and high cost loans. Seed
Blockchain Capital V Fund Closing Initial investment
Exchange Corporation KK (Paidy), (ExCo) Provider of purchase settlement technology for Japan. Acquisition Initial investment led the round USD 2,700,000,000 (USD 2,700,000,000)
Honey Science Corp Acquisition Initial investment led the round 4,000,000,000 (USD 4,000,000,000)
Iron Pearl Acquisition
iZettle Financial technology company that revolutionises mobile payments with the world’s first mini chip card reader and software for mobile devices. Acquisition led the round USD 2,200,000,000 (USD 2,200,000,000)
Libra Association Consortium governing Facebook's cryptocurrency. Seed Initial investment
mFoundry Inc Provider of mobile banking and payment solutions. Series C Initial investment
Raisin Pan-European fintech marketplace for savings and investment products. Series D
Tradeshift Inc Supply chain payments and marketplaces. Seed led the round
Uber Technologies Inc (Uber) On-demand car service that allows everyone to have a private driver experience through iPhone, SMS, and web based requests. Private Equity led the round


Employee Position
Jose Fernandez da Ponte
Senior Vice President
Blockchain Crypto and Digital Currencies
Dan Schulman

Selected Products / Customers

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