Founded Year

2012

Stage

Series D - II | Alive

Total Raised

$734.8M

Revenue

$0000 

About Plaid

Plaid is a provider of API that power developer of financial services applications and help them connect with user bank accounts.

Plaid Headquarter Location

PO Box 7775 #35278

San Francisco, California, 94120,

United States

ESPs containing Plaid

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Fintech / Payments

Payment APIs & infrastructure companies enable businesses to seamlessly manage payments. APIs provide direct connections to payments infrastructure to power faster, more secure, and lower-cost transaction processing.

Plaid named as Leader among 14 other companies, including Stripe, GoCardless, and Unqork.

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Plaid's Products & Differentiation

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  • Transacttions

    Retrieve typically 24 months of transaction data, including enhanced geolocation, merchant, and category information. Stay up-to-date by receiving notifications via a webhook whenever there are new transactions associated with linked accounts.

    Differentiation

    Deliver a seamless in-app experience by enabling users to refresh their transactions data on-demand 

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Expert Collections containing Plaid

Expert Collections are analyst-curated lists that highlight the companies you need to know in the most important technology spaces.

Plaid is included in 6 Expert Collections, including Banking.

B

Banking

1,208 items

U

Unicorns- Billion Dollar Startups

1,168 items

F

Fintech 250

748 items

D

Digital Lending

1,550 items

This collection contains companies that provide alternative means for obtaining a loan for personal or business use and companies that provide software to lenders for the application, underwriting, funding or loan collection process.

T

Tech IPO Pipeline

568 items

F

Fintech

7,431 items

US-based companies

Plaid Patents

Plaid has filed 16 patents.

The 3 most popular patent topics include:

  • Data management
  • Social networking services
  • Payment systems
patents chart

Application Date

Grant Date

Title

Related Topics

Status

10/12/2021

5/10/2022

Data management, Computational linguistics, Natural language processing, Geolocation, Artificial neural networks

Grant

Application Date

10/12/2021

Grant Date

5/10/2022

Title

Related Topics

Data management, Computational linguistics, Natural language processing, Geolocation, Artificial neural networks

Status

Grant

Latest Plaid News

Clear Books, Plaid launch Instant Bank Payments feature

Jun 21, 2022

Clear Books, Plaid launch Instant Bank Payments feature Tuesday 21 June 2022 14:41 CET | News Online accounting and payroll software provider Clear Books has launched an Open Banking feature, Instant Bank Payments, to help SMEs get paid faster and improve their cash flow, according to ffnews.com . Powered by Open Banking technology, Instant Bank Payments reportedly helps businesses get paid quicker by making it easier for their customers to pay them directly via bank transfer. The new feature allows Clear Books users to enable their customers to pay them directly from a button on their invoices. Their customers have to take three steps: Select the bank to pay from; Securely authorise with their bank, using their own mobile banking app, or online banking; Confirm payment. Instant Bank Payments works with existing business current accounts, so there reportedly are no lengthy application forms or tricky verification processes. Instant Bank Payments is a safe and secure method of payment made possible via the Open Banking infrastructure provided by Plaid. Making a payment through Instant Bank Payments offers the same security and protection as making a bank transfer directly through your bank, ffnews.com concludes.

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  • When was Plaid founded?

    Plaid was founded in 2012.

  • Where is Plaid's headquarters?

    Plaid's headquarters is located at PO Box 7775 #35278, San Francisco.

  • What is Plaid's latest funding round?

    Plaid's latest funding round is Series D - II.

  • How much did Plaid raise?

    Plaid raised a total of $734.8M.

  • Who are the investors of Plaid?

    Investors of Plaid include American Express Ventures, J.P. Morgan Private Bank, Spark Capital, New Enterprise Associates, Index Ventures and 21 more.

  • Who are Plaid's competitors?

    Competitors of Plaid include Bud, Fidel API, Budget Insight, RIBBIT.ai, Atomic, Brick, Pinwheel, Reworth, TrueLayer, Akoya and 26 more.

  • What products does Plaid offer?

    Plaid's products include Transacttions and 4 more.

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