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Since 2011, American Express Ventures has invested in over 70 start-ups focused on commerce, payments, fraud prevention, data analytics and security. 


We’re harnessing the power of American Express to drive innovation for consumers and businesses. We do this by investing in and partnering with start-ups to accelerate new ideas to market and help entrepreneurs achieve greatness.


Together, we’re driving innovation forward.

NEWS


 

September 2021

Crypto Platform Abra Raises
$55 Million in Series C Funding

 

Cryptocurrencies platform Abra has raised $55 million in a Series C funding round, the company announced Wednesday, as competition for users heats up across the industry.

 

 

 

 

August 2021

American Express venture arm invests in Seattle accounting startup Lockstep

 

Amex Ventures, the venture arm of American Express, has made an undisclosed investment in Lockstep, a Seattle startup using software and the cloud to improve accounting practices.

 

 

 

 

July 2021

American Express taps startup BodesWell for expansion into financial planning

 

American Express is branching out into financial planning, with a little help from a seven-person startup called BodesWell.