The goal at Abra is to be the WhatsApp of Money. A single app in 200 countries that enables a consumer to send money from any phone number to any other phone number, anywhere, in the world. To do this Abra has built the first global, peer-to-peer, digital cash, money transfer App. Abra uses Blockchain technology for secure money transfers and payments while protecting the value of deposits in local currency.
They are on a mission to make cash digital. Currently available in the US and the Philippines. Expanding to more countries in 2016.
Founded in 2014 by Bill Barhydt, serial entrepreneur and global mobile-banking visionary, their team is based in Silicon Valley and committed to forever changing how the world moves money.