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Report reveals the nations with the highest valued ‘Unicorn’ businesses
Almost 50% of the global unicorn list is made up of American companies, but which are the most valuable?
The most valuable Unicorn companies
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ByteDance, the Chinese tech company responsible for the creation of popular social media app TikTok, has managed to keep its place at the top spot, whilst increasing its value to a huge $180 billion. This is compared to $140 billion in Tipalti’s last report.
Financial services corporation, Ant Group has the second place on the list. The company – which owns the world’s largest mobile payment platform, AliPay – is valued at $150 billion.
SpaceX is the third most valuable unicorn company in the US on the list. The company – which was founded by business tycoon Elon Musk and Tom Mueller – is, however, valued at $125 billion.
14 of the top 30 most valuable unicorns are from the US, including the likes of SpaceX, Stripe, and Instacart.
308 companies joined the unicorn list last year, meaning that new entries account for 21.52% of all unicorn companies.