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ABRA is an exciting new Smartphone App for storing and sending digital cash.

Abra is the first global, peer-to-peer, cash money transfer app. It uses the Blockchain/Bitcoin technology for secure low cost transfers while protecting the value of deposits in U.S. Dollars. Our mission is to replace bank driven financial inclusion with consumer driven financial inclusion by making cash mobile. 

Founded in 2014 by Bill Barhydt, serial entrepreneur and global mobile-banking visionary, our team is based in Silicon Valley and committed to forever changing how the world moves money.
TypePrivate
Founded2014
HQMountain View, CA, US
Websiteabra.com

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Jun 2021)71(-1%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Abra

Bill Barhydt

Bill Barhydt

CEO & Founder, Director
Jim Robinson

Jim Robinson

Director & Co-Founder
Wei Hopeman

Wei Hopeman

Director
Jack Lee

Jack Lee

Director & Advisor
Jay Samit

Jay Samit

Director & Advisor
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Abra Office Locations

Abra has an office in Mountain View
Mountain View, CA, US (HQ)
Mountain View, CA 94041, USA
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Abra Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2014

Abra total Funding

$45 m

Abra latest funding size

$12 m

Time since last funding

2 years ago

Abra investors

Abra's latest funding round in April 2019 was reported to be $12 m. In total, Abra has raised $45 m
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Abra Cybersecurity Score

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72/100

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Abra Online and Social Media Presence

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Abra News and Updates

Investment App Abra Expands US Offerings With 60 New Cryptos

Mobile crypto wallet and investment app Abra is adding a host of new coins and doubling its U.S. bank deposit limits for U.S. customers.

Abra to Add Cash-to-Crypto Outlets at All Philippines 7-Elevens

Investment app provider Abra is to sell cryptocurrency for cash at 6,000 outlets across the Philippines, including all 7-Eleven stores.

Cryptocurrency wallets Abra partners Plaid to connect to US banks

The road to cryptocurrency mass adoption will be paved by technology and design that makes moving mo...

Crypto Wallet Abra Adds In-App Support for ‘Thousands’ of US Banks

Crypto wallet Abra now let users connect to “thousands” of U.S. banks. It's also added withdrawals for all 30 supported cryptos.

Abra finally treats its users as adults, lets them handle Ethereum directly

Yesterday, cryptocurrency wallet and services provider, Abra, announced that users can now purchase Ethereum through its Android and iOS apps. You’d be forgiven if you thought this was already the case, but it wasn’t. Let me explain. With the new update, users can now add and withdraw actual Ethereu…

The Ledger: Bitcoin in Venezuela, Exit Scams, Abra

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Abra Blogs

Trade for a Chance to Win $100K in Bitcoin!

Summer is here! To celebrate, we’re offering Abra users the chance to win $100,000 in Bitcoin!  For every $1 worth of assets you trade within the Abra app, you will earn 1 entry in a drawing to win $100,000 in Bitcoin. The more you trade, from now through June 30th, 2021, the more chances you have t…

ABRA Will Offer 0% Interest Loans against Bitcoin and Ethereum

ABRA Will Offer 0% Interest Loans against Bitcoin and Ethereum Fast growing crypto wealth management app will let users borrow against BTC and ETH holdings and withdraw directly into a fiat bank account … Mountain View, CA, June 02, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — (via Blockchain Wire) –– Abra (https://www.abra.com/…

Mercuryo joins Abra’s Marketplace

We are proud to announce a new partnership with Mercuryo. Mercuryo brings another very competitive offering to our marketplace to facilitate buying crypto with a credit card as well as other onramp methods. Known for their high acceptance rate and expedient KYC process, Mercuryo is helping build fou…

Can you catch the DOGE on the way to the moon?

DOGE, the controversial meme coin is turning heads and minting millionaires all over the world. Today we’ll get you versed on the DOGE phenomenon and explain how you can buy DOGE with a credit card. What is DOGE coin? DOGE is a crypto currency traded globally now ranking #4 in market cap. The coin’s…

How to buy crypto with a credit card

Buying bitcoin or other crypto currencies with a credit card is possible. This article details how you can do it in several simple steps and some considerations as you make your investment. Why would you want to use a credit card? You may feel that the price of crypto currencies will increase at a s…

Abra – This week in Crypto for April 5, 2021 – Alts on the Move, Record Abra Deposits

Market update Alt season or just time for alts? For the first time in awhile, market moves over the past week were not dominated by bitcoin. While the price of BTC did largely trade between $55k and $59k during the week, the real market movements belonged to ETH and other crypto assets. Ethereum: ET…
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Abra Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Abra founded?

    Abra was founded in 2014.

  • Who are Abra key executives?

    Abra's key executives are Bill Barhydt, Jim Robinson and Wei Hopeman.

  • How many employees does Abra have?

    Abra has 71 employees.

  • Who are Abra competitors?

    Competitors of Abra include Veem, KoinKoin and PassOn.

  • Where is Abra headquarters?

    Abra headquarters is located at Mountain View, CA 94041, USA, Mountain View.

  • Where are Abra offices?

    Abra has an office in Mountain View.

  • How many offices does Abra have?

    Abra has 1 office.