Hold, send and receive money to and from anyone - anywhere - instantly. For free.
Enjoy the safety and security of deposits matched one-for-one in our reserve.

Uphold is a new financial system. We provide people a way to access and move their money from any device without any of the costs and delays of traditional banking.

As the world’s first financial service to publish a real-time, verifiable, proof of solvency, we are setting a new standard for transparency and consumer protection that we hope will define the future of the financial services industry.

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TypePrivate
HQSan Francisco, US
Founded2013
Size (employees)100 (est)+6%
Websiteuphold.com
Uphold was founded in 2013 and is headquartered in San Francisco, US
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Key People/Management at Uphold

J.p. Thieriot

J.p. Thieriot

CEO
Adrian Steckel

Adrian Steckel

Chairman
Robin O'Connell

Robin O'Connell

Chief Revenue Officer
Benjamin Sherwin

Benjamin Sherwin

General Counsel
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Uphold Office Locations

Uphold has offices in San Francisco, Shanghai, London and Braga
San Francisco, (HQ)
301 Battery St
Shanghai,
Shang Hai Mei Qi Biao Ju You Xian Gong Si ( Xi Zang Zhong Lu )
Braga,
Praça Conde de Agrolongo
London,
5016 1 Fore St
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Uphold Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2013

Uphold total Funding

$67.6 m

Uphold latest funding size

$57.70 m

Time since last funding

a year ago

Uphold investors

Uphold's latest funding round in January 2018 was reported to be $57.7 m. In total, Uphold has raised $67.6 m
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Uphold Online and Social Media Presence

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Uphold News and Updates

NATO Urges Russia to Uphold Nuclear Deal After U.S. Threatens Exit

NATO Urges Russia to Uphold Nuclear Deal After U.S. Threatens Exit

Dash integrates Uphold into wallet

Dash, the leading cryptocurrency for payments and e-commerce, has announced that Uphold, the leading...

Kavanaugh Won’t Say If He’ll Uphold Obamacare Pre-Existing Condition Protections

“I can’t give assurances on a specific hypothetical,” President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee said.

Nepal: Uphold International Standards in Transitional Justice

Activists hold an event in memory of people who were disappeared during Nepal’s decade-long civil war, Kathmandu, August 30, 2017.read more

Crypto-exchange Uphold is the latest to use M&A to trade securities, just three weeks after Coinbase did the same thing

Uphold, a crypto and global currency exchange, has looked to acquisition to get the licenses necessary to trade securities in compliance with the Security and Exchange Commission (SEC). On Wednesday, Uphold announced its plans to acquire JNK Securities Corp., a registered broker-dealer that works …

Statement by U.S. Conference of Mayors President and Columbia (SC) Mayor Steve Benjamin on the Supreme Court's Decision to Uphold President Trump's Travel Ban

WASHINGTON, June 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Below is a statement by U.S. Conference of Mayors President and Columbia (SC) Mayor Steve Benjamin on the Supreme Court's decision to uphold President Trump's travel ban: "The U.S. Conference of Mayors is disappointed in the Supreme...
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Uphold Blogs

Bitcoin Cash (BCH) and Bitcoin Gold Re-enabled

We are happy to announce Bitcoin Cash (BCH), and Bitcoin Gold (BTG) are fully re-enabled and available to... The post Bitcoin Cash (BCH) and Bitcoin Gold Re-enabled appeared first on Uphold Blog.

A safer way to invest in bitcoin backed by the science of complex systems

Today, we are excited to announce the launch of Hedged Bitcoin, a revolutionary investment strategy, launched by Ternary Intelligence... The post A safer way to invest in bitcoin backed by the science of complex systems appeared first on Uphold Blog.

A Security Update From Uphold

We experienced a security incident on November 21st and have now completed our investigation. I write to explain... The post A Security Update From Uphold appeared first on Uphold Blog.

Phishing scams – don’t take the bait

We want to make sure that you are safe and secure when dealing with Uphold. As you may... The post Phishing scams – don’t take the bait appeared first on Uphold Blog.

A BCH Hard Fork Approaches

Important Service Update for Uphold Members. At Uphold, we believe it’s important to keep our members up-to-date on... The post A BCH Hard Fork Approaches appeared first on Uphold Blog.

Cred’s LBA Token Now Available In the U.S.

We are thrilled to announce that starting today Uphold is the first platform to support Cred’s LBA (Loan – Borrow... The post Cred’s LBA Token Now Available In the U.S. appeared first on Uphold Blog.
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Uphold Company Life and Culture

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Uphold Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Uphold founded?

    Uphold was founded in 2013.

  • Who are Uphold key executives?

    Uphold's key executives are J.p. Thieriot, Adrian Steckel and Robin O'Connell.

  • How many employees does Uphold have?

    Uphold has 100 employees.

  • Who are Uphold competitors?

    Competitors of Uphold include Hanmi Financial, Farmers & Merchants Bancorp and First Bank.

  • Where is Uphold headquarters?

    Uphold headquarters is located at 301 Battery St, San Francisco.

  • Where are Uphold offices?

    Uphold has offices in San Francisco, Shanghai, London and Braga.

  • How many offices does Uphold have?

    Uphold has 4 offices.