We have another unicorn! The Mexican fintech Clip reaches a valuation of 2 billion dollars
June 10, 2021 2 min readThis article was translated from our Spanish edition using AI technologies. Mexico has a new universe : Clip , the payments company for small and medium-sized companies, received a capital investment of 250 million dollars from the Latin American fund of SoftBank Group and Viking Global Investors . With this injection of funds, the fintech reached a valuation of 2 billion dollars. Clip was founded in 2012 and became popular in Mexico among corner stores, street vendors and small businesses thanks to its credit card reader that adapts to smartphones. With this valuation, Clip becomes the third Mexican startup to achieve a valuation of more than 1,000 million dollars in less than a year, after the pre-owned car sales platform Kavak in October 2020 and the cryptocurrency exchange Bitso in may .