Plaid was founded in 2013 by William Hockey and Zachary Perret. In October 2023 the Chief Financial Officer of Plaid Eric Hart reported to the Financial Times, “I’m certainly going to make sure that we have an organization, particularly from the finance perspective, that has a robust set of processes, procedures, compliance that we can be in a position if [an IPO] is the right milestone for us to take a step forward on.”

Plaid is a fintech company that uses a digital banking platform for startups and financial organizations. Per Forge data, Plaid raised $734.3 million over 6 rounds. Their latest funding was raised on Aug 17, 2021, from a Series D round. Key investors include Spark Capital, Altimeter Capital, Enterprise Associates, and Goldman Sachs Investment Partners.

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

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What is Plaid's funding to date?

Plaid has raised $822.29MM to date.
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When was Plaid founded?

Plaid was founded in 2013.

Who are Plaid's major investors?

Spark Capital
Index Ventures
New Enterprise Associates
Kleiner Perkins
Goldman Sachs Investment Partners
Altimeter Capital

Plaid funding rounds and last known valuation

Date Funding Round Funding Raised Price per Share Last Known Valuation

Series D, D-1 and D-2

$507.46MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX

Series C

$256MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX

Series B and B-1

$44.13MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX

Series A-1

$11.84MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX

Series A

$2.86MM raised $XXX.XX $XXX.XX
Based on primary financings
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