Ripio, formerly BitPagos, is a bitcoin and digital payments company.
Ripio's payment gateway accepts bitcoin and credit card payments, pays out to merchants in local currency or bitcoins.
Ripio was founded in 2013 as BitPagos and later changed it's name to Ripio. The company was founded by Luciana Gruszeczka, Mugur Marculescu & Sebastian Serrano and is based in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The company is operational, with clients in Argentina, Brazil, Chile and Ecuador.
Ripio has raised a total amount of $44.45M in 9 funding rounds as of Oct 11, 2017 when the company secured their latest "Initial Coin Offering" funding of $37M from 4 investors. Ripio has also acquired Unisend Latinamerican Bitcoin Exchange on Sep 16, 2015.