Betterment was founded in 2008 by Ryan O'Sullivan. CEO Sarah Levy told Business Insider that the company is on a path towards IPO. These comments should not be interpreted to mean that the company is formally pursuing or foregoing an IPO.

Betterment is a financial advisement firm that offers services to both individual investors and professional advisors. Since 2013, the company has acquired ImpulseSave, Wealthsimple, Makara, and Gradvisor. A 2021 company press release states that "Betterment is the largest independent digital investment advisor with $32 billion in assets under management and nearly 700,000 clients." The company has received over $400 million in venture capital funding from investors including Investment AB Kinnevik, Bessemer Venture Partners, Francisco Partners, and Menlo Ventures. The company reported a recent valuation of nearly $1.3 billion.

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What is Betterment's funding to date?

Betterment has raised $336.99MM to date.
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When was Betterment founded?

Betterment was founded in 2010.

Who are Betterment's major investors?

Bessemer Venture Partners
Menlo Ventures
Citi Ventures
Anthemis Group
Globespan Capital Partners

Betterment Funding Rounds and Last Known Valuation

Date Funding Round Funding Raised Price per Share Last Known Valuation
9/29/2021 Series F $60MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
7/21/2017 Series E $172MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
2/18/2015 Series D $60MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
4/15/2014 Series C $32MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
9/25/2012 Series B $9.99MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
11/22/2010 Series A $3MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
Based on primary financings
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