About Stripe

Stripe is a technology company that allows both private individuals and businesses to accept payments over the web. Stripe focuses on providing the technical, fraud prevention, and banking infrastructure required to operate online payment systems.

Stripe Details
Operating Status: Active
Business Type: Private
Founded: 2011
Headquarters: San Francisco, California, United States
CEO: Patrick Collison
Founders: Patrick Collison, John Collison
Stripe News
Facebook (FB) Stock Upsurges to All-Year High Prior to Globalcoin Cryptocurrency Launch
June 17th, 2019

Social media giant Facebook breaks the shackles of regulatory bondage as FB stock price soars high following the announcement of its crypto project – Globalcoin.

MasterCard, Visa, Uber and Other Big Companies Backing Facebook’s Cryptocurrency GlobalCoin
June 14th, 2019

Visa, Mastercard and PayPal are set to be backers of Facebook’s GlobalCoin along with a number of other companies, including Uber. Each will invest approximately $10 million into a foundation that will govern the coin.

Payment Processor Stripe Ends Support for Bitcoin Payments on April 23
January 24th, 2018

Stripe stops handling bitcoin on April 23 due to transaction-connected prolems. However, the company stays optimistic about other cryptocurrencies, planning to add support for other coins in the future.

UK-based FinTech Startup Monzo Raises $93M from Stripe and Others
November 8th, 2017

Monzo has crossed the line of $93 million in a recent funding round and it’s not going to slow down in their race with brick-and-mortar banks.

Stripe Unveils Radar to Detect E-Commerce Fraud Behavior
October 19th, 2016

Radar is Stripe’s fraud detection service that is now available for customers including international ones.

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Libra Coin May Push Winklevoss Twins and Facebook to Bridge Their Divide

Winklevoss twins have never been friends to Mark Zuckerberg, whom they previously accused of stealing their idea for Facebook winning $65M settlement as the result. Now, given recent Libra release, the twins feel more like being “frenemies”.

IBM Integrates Upgraded Blockchain Platform with Kubernetes

IBM revealed the new version of its Enterprise Blockchain platform intended to work with even more cloud services, thus increasing its reach and scope. It also added support for app management and deployment platform Kubernetes.

Facebook Asked to Pause Work on Libra, World Politicians Skeptic

The original goals of Libra were decentralizing control of currency and enabling anonymous or at least pseudonymous payments. One of the top House Democrats wants Facebook to temporarily stop developing Libra Network.

Hybridverse Building Its Euro-Backed Stablecoin on Zilliqa Blockchain

Hybridverse’s Euro backed stablecoin is called Hybrid Euro (HEUR), and is being built on Zilliqa Blockchain that is first and only blockchain to implement sharding.

Hyperledger Welcomes Eight New Members Including Giants Like Microsoft and Salesforce

The new members, including such giants as Microsoft and Salesforce, joined Hyperledger to focus on creating enterprise-grade blockchain solutions for different industries and business sectors.