Blend Labs was founded in 2012 by Eugene Marinelli, Nima Ghamsari, and Erin Collard. The company has not officially endorsed a plan to participate in an IPO. Blend is a SaaS company with a platform designed to facilitate a simplified process of mortgages and consumer loans.
Blend has raised approximately $390 million in Venture Capital funding from investors including Empros Capital, Canapi Ventures, General Atlantic, G Squared, Temasek Holdings, Greylock Partners, Founders Fund, Andreessen Horowitz, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Peter Thiel, and Thrive Capital. Per company press releases, Blend last raised $75 million in August 2020 at a post-money valuation of nearly $1.7 billion.