Check was founded in 2019 by Andrew Brown, Vivek Patel, and Eric Stromberg. Their latest funding, per Forge data, was in 2022 when the company was valued at $725 million after a Series C funding round. As of December 2023, Business Wire reported that Check launched a set of category-defining innovations. The co-founder Andrew Brown commented to Business Wire, “Our new tools represent a major shift in the evolution of embedded finance and payroll,” in response to the innovations. Check has not officially endorsed a plan to participate in an IPO.

Check is a payroll software company that helps platforms incorporate digital payroll solutions into their products. Per Forge data, the company has raised a total of $119 million in funding over 4 rounds since its founding in 2019. Key investors include Stripe and Bedrock.

These comments should not be interpreted to mean that the company is formally pursuing or foregoing an IPO.

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What is Check's funding to date?

Check has raised $119MM to date.
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When was Check founded?

Check was founded in 2019.

Who are Check's major investors?

Thrive Capital
ASDF Ventures
Contrary Capital

Check Funding Rounds and Last Known Valuation

Date Funding Round Funding Raised Price per Share Last Known Valuation
2/16/2022 Series C $75MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
1/27/2021 Series B $35MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
2/18/2020 Series A $8MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
6/14/2019 Series Seed $1,000K raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
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