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Upgrade Stock

Online Consumer Credit Platform



Notable Investors

Silicon Valley Bank


San Francisco CA, US

Total Funding


About Upgrade Stock

Upgrade is a neobank that aims to offer credit to mainstream consumers through personal loans and cards, together with a rewards checking account and credit monitoring and education tools that help consumers better understand and manage their money. Upgrade Card claims to provide a credit card that brings the low cost and responsible credit of installment lending to millions of retail locations in the U.S., while Upgrade Account is a mobile banking product offered to mainstream consumers.

Founded in 2016, Upgrade is headquartered in San Francisco, California, with a service center in Phoenix, Arizona, and a technology center in Montreal, Canada.

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Apoletto Managers

Upgrade, Cadre

Black River Ventures

Marqeta, Upgrade

CreditEase Fintech Investment Fund

Fair, Tradeshift, Addepar, Figure, Fundbox, Upgrade, Circle, Taulia, wefox Group,

Mouro Capital

Tradeshift, Upgrade, Socure

Noah Holdings


Santander InnoVentures

Tradeshift, Ripple, Upgrade, Curve

Stableton Financial


Uncorrelated Ventures


Uprising Ventures

Upgrade, Good Eggs

Vander Capital Partners


Ventura Capital

Upgrade, Owlstone Medical

Winter Capital


Funding History

September 2016$2.5M
October 2016$3.3M
November 2016$42.3M
November 2017$20.0M
August 2018$93.1M
August 2018$9.9M
June 2020$81.7M
July 2021$105M


Chief Executive Officer

Renaud Laplanche

Chief Finance Officer

Jeff Bogan

Chief Technology Officer

Visar Nimani


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