Consumer & Retail / E-Commerce

Payment APIs & Infrastructure

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What is Payment APIs & Infrastructure?

Payment APIs & infrastructure companies enable businesses to seamlessly manage payments. APIs provide direct connections to payment infrastructure, allowing for faster, more secure, and less expensive transaction processing.

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Leaders

Leaders are the most established service providers in the market and possess the breadth to address various customer needs.

See why these companies made it as leaders for Payment APIs & Infrastructure. These companies include GoCardless and Rapyd.

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GoCardless

United Kingdom / Founded Year: 2011

GoCardless is an online direct debit provider, operating an international payments network for businesses to take and settle recurring payments from anywhere, to anywhere, in any currency. The company was founded in 2011 and is based in London, England.

Known Partners

findock, IXOPAY, Wise, and 2 more

Known Customers

Klarna, Seiko Epson, 8x8, and 1 more

Key People

Matt Robinson, Thomas Blomfield, Hiroki Takeuchi, and 2 more

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Rapyd

United Kingdom / Founded Year: 2016

Rapyd builds technology that removes the back-end complexities of cross-border commerce while providing local payments expertise. Global e-commerce companies, technology firms, marketplaces, and financial institutions use its fintech-as-a-service platforms—Collect, Disburse, Wallet, and Issuing—to embed localized fintech and payments capabilities into their applications in a simple way.

Known Partners

nate, Alpaca.markets, Arcadier, and 2 more

Known Customers

Lano, JL Stream, Arcadier, and 2 more

Key People

Arik Shtilman, Maayan Naor, Marc Winitz, and 2 more

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Checkout.com

United Kingdom / Founded Year: 2012

Checkout.com helps companies accept more payments around the world through one integration. Its unified global payment processing platform features in-country acquiring, relevant payment methods, feature parity across geographies, fraud filters, and reporting features, all via one API.

Key People

Guillaume Pousaz, Celine Dufetel, Ott Kaukver, and 2 more

Highfliers

Highfliers are the most innovative service providers in the market and possess the resources to address evolving customer needs.

See why these companies made it as highfliers for Payment APIs & Infrastructure. These companies include Mollie.

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Mollie

Netherlands / Founded Year: 2004

Mollie builds payment products, commerce solutions, and APIs that let users accept online and mobile payments for small online stores and Fortune 500 companies.

Known Partners

Recharge, WooCommerce, Klarna

Known Customers

BigCommerce, Mazda

Key People

Adriaan Mol, Shane Happach, Yolanda Bolleurs, and 2 more

Outperformers

Outperformers are the most specialized service providers in the market and possess the expertise to address unique customer needs.

See why these companies made it as outperformers for Payment APIs & Infrastructure. These companies include .

Challengers

Challengers are the most promising service providers in the market and possess the agility to address emerging customer needs.

See why these companies made it as challengers for Payment APIs & Infrastructure. These companies include ShopEx and Paystack.

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ShopEx

China / Founded Year: 2002

ShopEx builds software systems and combines payment channels for e-commerce merchants, while also integrating third-party resources to provide merchants with financial and supply chain services. Its services and technologies cover PC and mobile, online and offline.

Known Partners

Peak Fintech Group

Key People

Zhongwei Li, Xingliang Li, Zhiyin Li, and 1 more

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Paystack

Nigeria / Founded Year: 2016

Paystack allows Nigerian businesses to accept online payments via credit card, debit card, money transfer, and mobile money through an online platform and mobile apps.On October 15th, 2020, Paystack was acquired by Stripe at a valuation of $200M.

Known Customers

WooCommerce

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PayMongo

Philippines / Founded Year: 2019

PayMongo is a financial technology company that allows businesses in the Philippines to accept payments of all types in a matter of minutes.

Known Customers

DiskarTech

Key People

Edwin Lacierda, Luis Sia, Jaime Hing III, and 2 more

What is Payment APIs & Infrastructure?

Payment APIs & infrastructure companies enable businesses to seamlessly manage payments. APIs provide direct connections to payment infrastructure, allowing for faster, more secure, and less expensive transaction processing.

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