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.
Stripe raises a $250,000,000 series F round from Sequoia Capital, Andreessen Horowitz and General Catalyst.
Stripe raises a $20,000,000 series B round from Aaron Levie, Elad Gil, Chris Dixon, Redpoint Ventures, Peter Thiel and Sequoia Capital.
Stripe raises a $18,000,000 series A round from Sequoia Capital.
Stripe raises a $2,000,000 seed round from Elon Musk, Andreessen Horowitz, SV Angel, Peter Thiel and Sequoia Capital.
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- CompanyA company, abbreviated 'co.', is a legal entity made up of an association of people, be they natural, legal, or a mixture of both, for carrying on a commercial or industrial enterprise.
- Cluster: Financial technologyA cluster of topics related to financial technology.
- Unicorn (finance)A privately held startup company with a valuation above $1 billion.
- Y CombinatorY Combinator (also known as YC) is a US based seed accelerator, which was started in March 2005.
- CrowdfundingCollection of finance from backers—the "crowd"—to fund an initiative
- E-commerceType of business industry usually conducted over the internet
- Online marketplaceType of e-commerce site