Alpaca

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Alpaca is developing deep learning software to optimize workflows and to scale human expertise. We empower professionals with the latest A.I. technology.
TypePrivate
Founded2015
HQHigashinada Ward, JP
Websitealpaca.markets
Overall CultureD-

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)115(+12%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Alpaca

Morifumi Yotsumoto

Morifumi Yotsumoto

Co-Founder & CEO
Yoshi Yokokawa

Yoshi Yokokawa

CEO
Yuki Hayashi

Yuki Hayashi

Co-Founder & CTO
John Torola

John Torola

Chief Operations Officer
Hitoshi Harada

Hitoshi Harada

CTO/CPO
Kazuhiko Osone

Kazuhiko Osone

Co-Founder & COO
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Alpaca Office Locations

Alpaca has an office in Higashinada Ward
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Alpaca Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2015

Alpaca total Funding

$22 m

Alpaca latest funding size

$10 m

Time since last funding

a year ago

Alpaca investors

Alpaca's latest funding round in October 2020 was reported to be $10 m. In total, Alpaca has raised $22 m
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Alpaca Operating Metrics

Y, 2016

Yearly Transactions' Volume

$1 b
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Alpaca Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

93/100

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Alpaca Online and Social Media Presence

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Alpaca Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    D-

    50/100

  • CEO Rating

    F

    50/100

  • Compensation

    D

    54/100

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Alpaca News and Updates

Alpaca raises $50m; moves into crypto trading

Alpaca, a stock brokerage platform that offers APIs for fintech apps to connect and trade in US stocks, has raised $50 million and laid out its plan to launch cryptocurrency trading.

Alpaca raises $50M to rapidly scale its API-delivered equities trading business

The startup has big plans: It is moving into the cryptocurrency market, it announced this morning, and partnering with Plaid to make money transfer easier for investors.

We Alpaca Announces Cooperative Scholarship

LANSING, Mich., Aug. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Clothier We Alpaca has announced a $500 student scholarship for apparel and textile students in year three or higher. Approved purposes may include seminars, internships, or other resources that enable training for apparel and textile...

Alpaca Social Housing Communities Rockets Past 10-Million Member Mark

Members of the Facebook housing groups enjoy innovative and AI-driven search that makes apartment hunting quick and easy.

First-Ever Alpaca Wool Expose: Workers Tie Up, Stretch Out, and Cut Animals, Making Them Vomit

New York – A first-of-its-kind PETA undercover investigation of Mallkini—the world’s largest privately owned alpaca farm in Peru—reveals that workers held struggling, crying alpacas by the ears as they were roughly shorn with electric clippers, causing some to vomit out of fear.read more

Global Alpaca Fiber Market Huge Growth Opportunity between 2020-2025

According to this study, over the next five years the Alpaca Fiber market will register a xx% CAGR in terms of revenue, the global market size will reach $ xx million by 2025, from $ xx million in 2019. In particular, this report presents the global market share (sales and revenue) of key companies …
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Alpaca Blogs

Alpaca successfully completes SOC 2 Type 2 assessment, demonstrating our commitment to data security

At Alpaca, we are committed to building a secure and trusted experience. As part of that commitment, we are pleased to announce that Alpaca has successfully completed its SOC 2 Type 2 compliance assessment.

Alpaca Partners with ErisX to Provide Market Access for Launch of Crypto Trading

We’re excited to announce our partnership with ErisX. Eris Exchange and Eris Clearing, together ErisX, is a spot and regulated futures exchange and clearinghouse.

Alpaca Raises $50 Million Series B & Announces Crypto Offering

Alpaca Raises $50 Million Series B & Announces Crypto Offering. Tribe Capital Leads Round As Alpaca Reports 1500 Percent Growth YTD With Over 100,000 Accounts, And Expanded Partnerships in Europe, SE Asia, Africa, Latin Americas

API Breaking Change Notification for Unpriceable Assets

In order to avoid the error response and keep the API available even in the event that one of your positions’ underlying asset is missing a price, we will introduce a minor breaking change to the API.

Alpaca Partners with Plaid to Simplify Money Transferring for Fintech Apps Built on Alpaca

We’re excited to announce our latest integration and partnership with Plaid, a data network powering the digital financial ecosystem. With Plaid, Alpaca is working to fuel the acceleration and growth of new fintech startups and tech innovators around the world.

Updated Terms for Payments in Fractional Shares

Please be advised that Alpaca will begin paying out fractional shares in the event of a stock split, effective August 2nd, 2021.
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Alpaca Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Alpaca founded?

    Alpaca was founded in 2015.

  • Who are Alpaca key executives?

    Alpaca's key executives are Morifumi Yotsumoto, Yoshi Yokokawa and Yuki Hayashi.

  • How many employees does Alpaca have?

    Alpaca has 115 employees.

  • Who are Alpaca competitors?

    Competitors of Alpaca include AGDelta, BovaMetrics and Apteo.

  • Where are Alpaca offices?

    Alpaca has an office in Higashinada Ward.

  • How many offices does Alpaca have?

    Alpaca has 1 office.