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Stripe (company)

Stripe (company)

Stripe is a financial technology company providing software that allows businesses and individuals to make and receive online payments.

Stripe is a financial technology company that is headquartered in San Francisco, California and was founded in 2010 by John Collison and Patrick Collison. Stripe provides a global online payment system for individuals and businesses to send and receive money. The company provides the necessary tools and infrastructure for creating online commerce platforms such as on-demand marketplaces, e-commerce stores, and crowdfunding platforms. Notable companies using Stripe include Kickstarter, Instacart, Lyft, Shopify, OpenTable, and Slack.

Funding

Series E

On September 27, 2018 Stripe closed their series E funding round raising $245 million in funding from Tiger Global Management, Thrive Capital, Sequoia Capital, Kleiner Perkins, and DST Global. 

Timeline

People

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Role
LinkedIn

Adam Ballai

Employee



Aditya Mukerjee

Employee



Alex Kehayias

Employee



Alex Sexton

Employee



Amber Feng

Employee



Amy Seaman

Employee



Andrew Lundsten

Employee



Andy Young

Employee



AnnE Diemer

Employee



Anthony Kline

Employee



Arne Roomann-Kurrik

Employee



Barrington Lloyd-Lovett

Employee



Benjamin Rahn

Employee



Bill Labus

Employee



Brian Krausz

Employee



Brian Sze

Employee



Brian Winter

Employee



Brianna Wolfson

Employee



Brittani Atienza

Employee



Caitlin Carroll

Employee



Carrie Barker

Employee



Charles Hooper

Employee



Chauncey Brooks

Employee



Chelsea Otakan

Employee



Chris Dixon

Investor



Further reading

Title
Author
Link
Type
Date

Online payments company Stripe introduces partner programme

Charlie Taylor

Web



The untold story of Stripe, the secretive $20bn startup driving Apple, Amazon and Facebook

Stephen Armstrong

Web



Documentaries, videos and podcasts

Title
Date
Link

How Stripe Became a $10B Challenger to PayPal

August 24, 2018

How To Use Stripe Payment Gateway | Woocommerce Stripe Setup 2018 +NEW

March 16, 2018

What is Stripe? Or Stripe.com - A Comprehensive Overview

February 14, 2014

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News

Title
Author
Date
Publisher
Description
Manas Mishra
December 7, 2019
U.S.
Nearly half of lymphoma patients treated with Gilead Sciences Inc's Yescarta were alive at least three years after a one-time infusion of the CAR-T cell therapy, according to data presented on Saturday.
Jennifer Ortakales
November 30, 2019
Business Insider
Small business loans through payment processors such as PayPal, Square, and Stripe are often easier to get compared to traditional bank loans.
Ingrid Lunden
November 18, 2019
TechCrunch
E-commerce continues to gain momentum -- a trend we'll see played out in the next two months of holiday shopping -- and with that comes more consolidation. Today, Elavon, the payments company that is a subsidiary of US Bancorp, announced that it will acquire Sage Pay, one of the bigger payment processors in the UK [...]
Adrian Potoroaca
November 13, 2019
TechSpot
Last December WordPress owner Automattic released the latest version of the popular content management system with lots of new features and a new, block-based editing experience. The company now wants to lend a hand to the millions of bloggers out...
Boone Ashworth, Michael Calore
November 8, 2019
Wired
In a conversation at WIRED25, the online payments CEO talks about cryptocurrency, government regulation, the housing crisis, and doing business in China.
Ingrid Lunden
October 16, 2019
TechCrunch
Data privacy for apps is typically part of the purview of compliance teams -- a model that isn't always perfect, judging by the number of breaches and the extensive regulation that's been (and still being) put in place to force companies and organizations to behave better. Now, in an effort to improve how apps manage [...]
WIRED Staff
October 15, 2019
Wired
Humanity is facing thorny problems on all fronts. These folks are working to solve them--and trying to avoid the unintended consequences this time.
Rob Thubron
October 14, 2019
TechSpot
Back in June, Facebook confirmed long-running rumors by revealing its Libra cryptocurrency and Calibra digital wallet. But within 48 hours of the announcement, Senate officials announced it would be holding a hearing looking into the proposal.
Greg Kumparak
October 11, 2019
TechCrunch
Oof -- a week after PayPal announced plans to part ways with Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency project and the related association of the same name, three more names are reportedly breaking away: eBay, Stripe, and Mastercard. In a comment to TechCrunch, a Stripe spokesperson leaves the door open for them to potentially work with Libra in [...]
Russell Brandom
October 9, 2019
The Verge
Sens. Brian Schatz and Sherrod Brown are pressuring members of the Libra Association, Facebook's international blockchain payments project, to reconsider their involvement with the group.
Charlie Wood
October 9, 2019
Business Insider
Two Senate Democrats have reportedly written a letter to the 3 companies to warn them of Libra's risks.
Loren Webb
September 22, 2019
Dynamic Business
Stripe, which builds economic infrastructure for the internet, is raising $250 million in additional funding--at a new pre-money valuation of $35 billion--from investors including General Catalyst, Sequoia, and Andreessen Horowitz, among others.
Nick Statt
September 20, 2019
The Verge
PayPal is reinstating a controversial policy around its handling of fees in the event of a refund. Starting next month, PayPal will begin pocketing the initial 2.9 percent commission fee sellers forfeit during a transaction even when the seller is refunding a customer in full.
Matt Weinberger
September 19, 2019
Business Insider
Stripe was started by two Irish brothers. It quickly rose to become one of Silicon Valley's leading technology startups. Now, it's valued at $35 billion.
Ingrid Lunden
September 19, 2019
TechCrunch
After a week of launching new services to bring payments giant Stripe into the areas of lending and credit, the company is announcing another big step forward to fuel its growth: it's raising another $250 million in funding at a pre-money valuation of $35 billion, money to fuel more international expansion, launching more products and [...]
Kate Clark
September 12, 2019
TechCrunch
Fintech investment is expected to reach new highs in 2019.
Kate Clark
September 12, 2019
TechCrunch
Fintech investment is expected to reach new highs in 2019.
Ingrid Lunden
June 6, 2019
TechCrunch
The smartphone revolution has well and truly disrupted the world of banking. A wide range of startups have cropped up that have completely removed the need to make visits to physical branches to open accounts, make deposits, pay for things, and ask for loans: you can now do all of these on the go by [...]
Danny Crichton
May 29, 2019
TechCrunch
Google and Facebook are increasingly slurping up every ad dollar on the internet. Their dominant position is upending the business models of traditional and startup media companies alike. The click-driven ad model of yore is leaving a graveyard in its wake, as once high-flying companies like Mic collapse. Learning from the wave of SaaS startups [...]
Kate Clark
April 18, 2019
TechCrunch
The round values Pilot at $355 million.
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