Viva Republica (Toss)

Toss, created by Viva Republica, is a mobile finance app that provides P2P money transfer services.

Toss develops social networking applications. It offers Toss, a mobile peer to peer (P2P) transfer and payment solution for Korean consumers and merchants.

Toss was founded in 2011 by Seunggeon Lee. The company is based in Seoul, Seoul-t'ukpyolsi, South Korea.

 

Toss completely transforms the way mobile financial services is conducted in Korea. With over 25 services such as payments, loan, investments, and credit score management, Toss aims at becoming a consumer financial services platform that covers all facets of its users'​ financial lives

Toss helps you understand the flow and expenditure of your money at a glance, manage your credit, and lead a smarter financial life. Its offering also include simple remittance and payment, subscription to financial products, investment and loan services.

Toss claims to have a total of 20 million users (or more than a third of South Korea’s 51.7 population) and of that amount, 11 million are monthly active users.

 

Toss also launched an investment service called Toss Securities, designed to make stock trading accessible to new investors who shy away from traditional brokerages. Over the past three months, it has signed up more than 3.5 million users.

 

Toss is backed by Alkeon Capital, Sequoia Capital China, Bessemer Venture Partners, Kleiner Perkins, KDB, Altos Ventures, Greyhound Capital, and others. The company raised $410M in Series H round on Jun 23, 2021. This brings Toss' total funding to $842.2M to date. The new round nearly tripled the company's valuation to $7.4B post-money, from the previous $2.6B gained from a Series G raised in Aug 2020. 

 

 

  • Year founded: 2011
  • Funding Info: $842.2M over 9 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Series H)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 501-1,000
  • Business Valuation: Valued at $7.4B as of June 23, 2021
  • City/Town: Seoul
  • State: Seoul
  • Country: South Korea
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