What is Stripe? - Payment Technology Company Based in USA

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1. What is Stripe?

Stripe is a technology company which enables enterprise grade solutions including payment solutions to company registration to other types of financial services as a platform.

Stripe does offer payment handling solutions via APIs and many other products which could facilitates end to end payment and fund transfers from the customers to businesses.

Strip does have two other major products which are known as Atlas and Card issuing platform.

2. History

Stripe is founded by Patrick Collison and John Collison in 29th September 2011. Before the company was really founded and incorporated, Strip received a seed funding from Y Combinator which is a startup accelerator.

With the proven concept of Strip and understanding the true demand multiple venture capital firms wanted to get along Stripe by investing on Stripe.