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.

Company Growth (employees)
San Francisco, US
Size (employees)
65 (est)+2%
Uphold was founded in 2013 and is headquartered in San Francisco, US

Uphold Office Locations

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

Uphold Data and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date


Total Funding

$9.9 m

Latest funding size

$9.9 m

Time since last funding

over 2 years


Uphold's latest funding round in December 2014 was reported to be $9.9 m. In total, Uphold has raised $9.9 m

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Uphold News and Updates

New Zealand High Court upholds Kim Dotcom extradition ruling

 Kim Dotcom, founder of Mega and Megaupload, has suffered another defeat in court. In the latest ruling, New Zealand High Court judge Murray Gilbert upheld an earlier decision finding that Dotcom and business associates could be extradited to the U.S. to face charges. Read More

European judges uphold UK right to impose whole-life jail sentences

Judges in Strasbourg reject claim by convicted killer that his sentence amounts to inhuman and degrading treatmentEuropean human rights judges have confirmed the right of British courts to impose “life must mean life” sentences in the most heinous cases of murder.The ruling by the European court of …

Appeals court upholds law requiring therapists to report patients who view child porn

A California appeals court has affirmed a judge’s decision to throw out a lawsuit challenging a state law requiring therapists to report patients who admit to viewing child pornography to the police, capping a two-year legal battle over patient privacy rights.  Two therapists and a substance abu…

Supreme Court upholds L.A. man's bank fraud charge for siphoning money from a customer's account

Someone who steals money from a customer’s bank account can be prosecuted for defrauding the bank, the Supreme Court ruled Monday, largely rejecting an appeal from a Los Angeles man who siphoned off nearly $300,000 from the checking account of a Taiwanese businessman. Lawrence Shaw was accused..…

German Court Upholds Nuclear Exit but Orders Compensation for Power Companies

The ruling brings to an end a bitter dispute between the government and energy firms over the decision in 2011 to abandon nuclear power in the wake of a nuclear disaster in Japan.
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