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Circle is a global crypto finance company. It offers technology for storing and using money. The Company is building mobile apps aimed at enabling ease-of-use in online and in-person payments, with enhanced security and privacy, and global digital money transfers.

TypePrivate
Founded2013
HQBoston, US
Websitecircle.com
Employee Ratings3.5

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Mar 2019)438(-1%)
Job Openings2
Revenue (FY, 2017)£501 (-93%)

Key People/Management at Circle

Jeremy Allaire

Jeremy Allaire

Founder, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Sean Neville

Sean Neville

Co-Founder & President of Product and Operations
Josh Hawkins

Josh Hawkins

VP, Marketing
Elisabeth Carpenter

Elisabeth Carpenter

Chief People Officer
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Circle Office Locations

Circle has offices in Boston, New York and London
Boston, US (HQ)
Boston, MA, USA
New York, US
New York, NY, USA
London, GB
256-260 Old St
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Circle Financials and Metrics

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Circle Revenue

Circle's revenue was reported to be £501 in FY, 2017
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2017)

501.0

Gross profit (FY, 2017)

(179.8k)

Gross profit margin (FY, 2017), %

(35884.4%)

Net income (FY, 2017)

(7.9m)

EBITDA (FY, 2017)

(8.0m)

EBIT (FY, 2017)

(8.0m)

Market valuation

3.0b

Cash (31-Dec-2017)

7.5m
GBPFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

7.8k501.0

Cost of goods sold

46.0k180.3k

Gross profit

(38.2k)(179.8k)

Gross profit Margin, %

(492%)(35884%)
GBPFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

4.5m7.5m

Accounts Receivable

70.4k852.2k

Current Assets

1.5m5.7m11.6m

Total Assets

1.5m5.7m11.6m
GBPFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

(104.5k)(2.0m)(7.9m)

Cash From Operating Activities

(1.5m)(226.5k)(5.8m)

Cash From Investing Activities

Cash From Financing Activities

1.5m4.4m8.7m
GBPY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

1.9

Financial Leverage

2.5 x
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Circle Operating Metrics

Circle's Monthly Active Users was reported to be 7 m in Apr, 2018.
Apr, 2018

Monthly Active Users

7 m
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Circle Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
SeedInvestOctober 05, 2018
Poloniex February 27, 2018$400 m
Trigger FinanceOctober 17, 2017
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Circle Online and Social Media Presence

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Circle Blogs

USDC Reserve Attestation Report from Grant Thornton LLP - February 2019

Today, Circle released the latest attestation report on US dollar reserves backing USDC issued by independent accounting firm, Grant Thornton LLP. The report states that as of February 28, 2019 at 11:59 PM UTC: USD Coin (“USDC”) tokens issued and outstanding = 236,917,932 USDC US Dollars held in

Poloniex enables Grin withdrawals, donates to Grin General Fund

Poloniex has enabled withdrawals for Grin and made its first monthly donation of 1.27864 BTC to the Grin General Fund. Grin is a community-driven cryptocurrency focused on privacy and scalability that leverages the MimbleWimble protocol. Poloniex was one of the earliest exchanges to list Grin, in …

Poloniex welcomes Cosmos, enables preview and redemption of ICO Atoms

We are excited to welcome Cosmos to the Poloniex family and to be the only exchange to allow Cosmos ICO participants to preview and claim their Atoms’ balance. Cosmos aims to create a network of blockchains all capable of interacting with one another through a consensus engine called Tendermint Cor…

A faster Poloniex, by the numbers

Poloniex has completed a major systems upgrade that has enhanced performance across wallet functionality, trade execution speeds and overall latency. Customers are now experiencing a dramatically faster exchange and we wanted to take the time to highlight the benefit of these recent efficiencies. …

Poloniex "HOW TO" Video Series

As part of our continuous effort to make trading crypto as frictionless as possible, today we’ve launched a series of HOW TO videos to help new customers navigate and understand Poloniex. The three videos are available on our Youtube page (see here) and cover the following topics: “How To

Poloniex reduces trading fees and streamlines fee structure

Effective March 6th at 00:00 UTC, we are reducing trading fees for more than 99% of our customers (based on historical volume data) and streamlining—from 11 to 3—our trading tiers. These changes make trading fees on Poloniex among the lowest of U.S. exchanges. You can see
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Circle Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Circle founded?

    Circle was founded in 2013.

  • Who are Circle key executives?

    Circle's key executives are Jeremy Allaire, Sean Neville and Josh Hawkins.

  • How many employees does Circle have?

    Circle has 438 employees.

  • What is Circle revenue?

    Latest Circle annual revenue is £501 .

  • What is Circle revenue per employee?

    Latest Circle revenue per employee is £1 .

  • Who are Circle competitors?

    Competitors of Circle include Remitly, Coinbase and Blockchain.

  • Where is Circle headquarters?

    Circle headquarters is located at Boston, MA, USA, Boston.

  • Where are Circle offices?

    Circle has offices in Boston, New York and London.

  • How many offices does Circle have?

    Circle has 3 offices.