Xoom Corp was formed on June 15, 2001 and is backed by Sequoia Capital, New Enterprise Associates, SVB Capital and Fidelity Ventures. The company is an online consumer-to-consumer money transfer company based in San Francisco. It provides consumer remittance services in close to 30 countries. The company's customers use its website to send money to friends and families in these countries. Its offerings include bank deposit services, cash pickup service, as well as home delivery services. It also provides money transfer services to banks, money transfer companies, and retailers, banks in Asia, Europe, and Latin America, among others. It generates revenues from transaction fees charged to customers and foreign exchange spreads on transactions where the payout currency is other than U.S. dollars.