Like Ziftr, LLC

announced 6/11/2015 via BNC Analysis

Ziftr, LLC will be merged with GoCoin,

synopsis: Global Singapore-based bitcoin payment processing startup and mobile wallet GoCoin has announced that the company is set to proceed with a strategic merger agreement with veteran e-commerce and credit card processing company Ziftr.
buyer: GoCoin
GoCoin is a digital currency payments platform for online operators and eCommerce merchants accepting Bitcoin, Litecoin, Dogecoin and other emerging currencies as a payment method at checkout. "
target parent: myVBO, LLC
target: Ziftr, LLC
Ziftr is an e-commerce and credit card processing company. They have created a suite of integrated tools that work together to provide the ideal shopping experience for consumers and merchants. They include ziftrCOIN, ziftrPAY, ziftrWALLET and ziftrSHOP.
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closed 4/4/2012 via PR Web

MH Pillars Ltd., acquired Alert Pay

synopsis: The strategic assets of AlertPay Inc., one of the world’s leading online payment processors, have been acquired by MH Pillars Ltd., a UK-based firm specializing in prepaid-card solutions. By acquiring AlertPay’s proprietary technology, MH Pillars will be able to enter the online payments industry with a full suite of solutions.
buyer: MH Pillars Ltd.
MH Pillars is a prominent player in the UK market proposing and providing white label prepaid card solutions for customers worldwide. Shedding anonymity as a white label solution, MH Pillars' next evolutionary step was to enter the digital wallet and payment processing market. "
target: Alert Pay
Founded in 2004, AlertPay is a rapidly growing leader in online payments. The service provides individuals and businesses the ability to send and receive payments online without exposing their personal or financial information.
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closed 10/2/2018 via BusinessWire

CSG International, Inc., acquired Forte Payment Systems

synopsis: CSG has completed the acquisition of Forte Payment Systems, Inc., a leading provider of advanced payment solutions. Forte offers merchants a broad range of payment solutions, including credit card and debit card processing, ACH/eCheck origination, check verification and fraud prevention.
buyer: CSG International, Inc. (CSGS:$1,012.85)
CSG simplifies the complexity of business transformation in the digital age for the most respected communications, media and entertainment service providers worldwide. CSG delivers revenue management, customer experience and digital monetization solutions for every stage of the customer lifecycle. "
target: Forte Payment Systems
Forte Payment Systems offers merchants a broad range of payment solutions, including credit card and debit card processing, ACH/eCheck origination, check verification and fraud prevention as well as reducing transaction costs, mitigating risk, and increasing efficiencies.
price ($mm)
$85
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closed 10/2/2012 via PR Newswire

Global Payments, Inc., acquired Accelerated Payment Technologies

synopsis: Global Payments Inc., a leading, worldwide provider of electronic transaction processing solutions, announced it has completed the acquisition of Accelerated Payment Technologies (APT). APT is an innovative provider of fully-integrated payment solutions for small to medium sized merchants producing approximately $8 billion in annual card volume.
buyer: Global Payments, Inc. (GPN:$8,690.01)
Global Payments Inc. is a leading provider of electronic transaction processing services for merchants, Independent Sales Organizations, financial institutions, government agencies and multi-national corporations located throughout the United States, Canada, Europe and the Asia-Pacific region. "
target parent: Great Hill Partners LLC
target: Accelerated Payment Technologies
Accelerated Payment Technologies innovates, markets and services its own middleware, card present gateway and security payment technologies, to provide a highly flexible platform and a single integration point. It serves 30,000 U.S. businesses and processes billions in transaction volume annually.
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$413
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announced 4/27/2016 via Company Press Release

payleven will be merged with Sumup,

synopsis: Mobile payment companies SumUp & payleven announced a definitive merger agreement to create the global leader in mobile payments. By joining forces, the combined company will be perfectly positioned to leverage both SumUp’s proprietary end-to-end hardware and payment platform, and payleven’s leading merchant acquisition capabilities.
buyer: Sumup
umUp is the leading mobile point-of-sale (mPOS) company and is set to empower the world to accept card payments. With SumUp, merchants can accept credit and debit cards, using their smartphones or tablets, in a simple, secure and cost-effective way. "
target: payleven
payleven is the leading mobile card payments company, providing small and medium-sized businesses with a cost-effective and secure way to accept debit and credit card payments.
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closed 11/28/2022 via BNC Analysis

Equals Group Plc, acquired Roqqett

synopsis: Equals Group, an international payments group, has acquired Roqqett, a payments platform in the UK. Roqqett's technology enables online businesses to provide a seamless one-tap express checkout journey that boosts sales. Their mobile app allows consumers to keep track of their finances and payments.
buyer: Equals Group Plc (AIM:EQLS:$52.79)
Equals Group is an international payments group. Equals develops and sells scalable payment platforms to enable organisations to move and easily manage their money flows through its payment and card products. They offer a variety of products across B2B and B2C markets. "
target: Roqqett
Roqqett is a payments platform in the UK. Roqqett's technology enables online businesses to provide a seamless one-tap express checkout journey that boosts sales. Their mobile app allows consumers to keep track of their finances and payments.
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$1.21
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cancelled 10/3/2022 via BusinessWire

PayU Group, cancelled an acquisition of BillDesk

synopsis: PayU, a Netherlands-based leading financial service provider and company owned by Prosus and Naspers, has cancelled the acquisition of BillDesk, India’s leading payments service provider.
buyer parent: Naspers Ltd.
buyer: PayU Group
PayU is a Netherlands-based leading financial service provider. They deliver innovative technology that enables millions of people to buy and sell online. They specialize in innovative consumer and small business products that improve access to credit and banking services in underserved markets. "
target: BillDesk
BillDesk is India’s leading payments service provider. The company operates as a neutral service bureau aggregating multiple banks, billing companies and other corporations onto a common standards-based platform for delivering electronic payments and collection services.
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$4,700
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announced 8/26/2020 via BNC Analysis

Afterpay Holdings Limited, will acquire Pagantis

synopsis: Afterpay, a global leader in "Buy Now, Pay Later" payments, will acquire Pagantis, a Spain-based fintech company that provides automated, friction-free consumer finance for e-commerce in Europe. Pagantis enables shoppers to shop at various online stores and pay in flexible installments.
buyer: Afterpay Holdings Limited (:$332.11)
Afterpay is a global leader in "Buy Now, Pay Later" payments. Afterpay allows customers to receive products immediately and pay for their purchases over four installments. The service is completely free for customers who pay on time, helping people spend responsibly without incurring interest. "
target: Pagantis
Pagantis is a Spain-based fintech company that provides friction-free consumer finance for e-commerce in Europe. Pagantis enables shoppers to shop at various online stores and pay in flexible installments. The company offers payment services for eCommerce businesses in Spain, France and Italy.
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$59
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announced 8/4/2019 via BusinessWire

Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co., will acquire Heidelpay

synopsis: KKR will acquire a majority shareholding of heidelpay Group from its majority shareholder, AnaCap Financial Partners. Based in Heidelberg, the heidelpay Group is one of the fastest-growing and most innovative fintech service providers in Germany. The full-service payment service provider covers the entire spectrum of electronic payment processing.
buyer: Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (KKR:$16,236.15)
KKR is a leading global investment firm that manages multiple alternative asset classes, including private equity, growth equity, energy, infrastructure, real estate and credit, with strategic manager partnerships that manage hedge funds. "
target parent: AnaCap Financial Partners LLP
target: Heidelpay
Based in Heidelberg, the heidelpay Group is one of the fastest-growing and most innovative fintech service providers in Germany. Founded in 2003, the full-service payment service provider covers the entire spectrum of electronic payment processing.
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announced 6/12/2019 via Bloomberg

PayU Group, will acquire Iyzico Odeme Hizmetleri A.S.

synopsis: PayU, a Netherlands-based leading financial service provider, will acquire Iyzico, a Turkish digital payments company. Iyzico provides secure payment solutions to online sellers and shoppers. Izyico allows businesses to accept secure payments from all around the world.
buyer parent: Naspers Ltd.
buyer: PayU Group
PayU is a Netherlands-based leading financial service provider. They deliver innovative technology that enables millions of people to buy and sell online. They specialize in innovative consumer and small business products that improve access to credit and banking services in underserved markets. "
target: Iyzico Odeme Hizmetleri A.S.
Iyzico is a Turkish digital payments company. Iyzico provides secure payment solutions to online sellers and shoppers. Izyico allows businesses to accept secure payments from all around the world. Their mobile app allows online shoppers to easily manage and keep track of their orders.
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closed 11/15/2018 via BusinessWire

PayPal, Inc., acquired Hyperwallet

synopsis: PayPal Holdings, Inc. announced that it has completed the acquisition of Hyperwallet, a leading global payout platform. The acquisition of Hyperwallet enhances PayPal’s payout capabilities, improving the company’s ability to provide an integrated suite of payment solutions to ecommerce platforms and marketplaces around the world.
buyer: PayPal, Inc. (PYPL:$21,454.00)
PayPal’s digital payments platform gives active account holders the confidence to connect and transact in powerful ways, whether online, on mobile, in app, or in person. PayPal creates ways to manage and move money, and offers choice and flexibility when sending payments, paying or getting paid. "
target: Hyperwallet
Hyperwallet’s payout platform provides organizations with a fast, efficient, and transparent way to distribute funds to payees around the world. Trusted by enterprise, ecommerce, and on-demand platforms, Hyperwallet makes it easy to deliver a superior payment experience through a single integration.
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closed 10/12/2017 via Company Press Release

Tinkoff Bank, acquired CloudPayments, LLC

synopsis: TCS Group Holding PLC, Russia’s leading provider of online retail financial services via its Tinkoff.ru financial supermarket, announced the purchase of a 55% controlling stake in CloudPayments, an innovative developer of online payment solutions. The CloudPayments system is a universal processing system for processing payments with bankcards.
buyer: Tinkoff Bank (LSE:TCS:$625.66)
Tinkoff Bank is an online provider of retail financial services with over 5 million customers across Russia. Leveraging its high-tech proprietary online platform, Tinkoff has no branches and acquires and services its customers via online channels and its call centre. "
target: CloudPayments, LLC
CloudPayments is an innovative developer of online payment solutions for the e-commerce market. The CloudPayments system is a universal processing system for processing payments with bankcards via international payments systems Visa and MasterCard.
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closed 4/12/2017 via BNC Analysis

Natixis, acquired PayPlug

synopsis: Natixis, the international corporate, investment, insurance and financial services arm of Groupe BPCE, has acquired majority stake in PayPlug, a payments and analytics company based in France that provides secure solutions to e-merchants and service providers.
buyer parent: Groupe BPCE
buyer: Natixis (ENXTPA:KN:$11,403.27)
Natixis is the international corporate, investment, insurance and financial services arm of Groupe BPCE, the second-largest banking group in France. Natixis is organized into three business lines: Corporate & Investment Banking, Investment Solutions & Insurance, and Specialized Financial Services. "
target: PayPlug
PayPlug is a payments and analytics company providing secure solutions to e-merchants and service providers. PayPlug's technology enables sellers to accept online payments by optimizing conversion and predicting fraud risks at scale.
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announced 8/31/2021 via BNC Analysis

NuBank, will acquire Spin Pay

synopsis: Brazil's Nubank will acquire Spin Pay, a fintech company that supports retailers accepting payments through the country's Pix instant payment system. The acquisition aims to help Nubank boost its e-commerce payment solutions.
buyer: NuBank
Nubank is a Brazilian digital bank that uses technology to give people back control over their financial lives. Nubank creates simple, transparent products for its customers, including a credit card with no annual fees, a credit card benefits program, and free accounts with unlimited transfers. "
target: Spin Pay
Brazil-based Spin Pay is a fintech company that supports retailers accepting payments through the country's Pix instant payment system. Spin Pay empowers Brazilian consumers by allowing them to use their money and credit wherever and however they want.
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announced 8/4/2021 via BusinessWire

Paysafe Group, will acquire PagoEfectivo

synopsis: Paysafe, a leading specialized payments platform, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire PagoEfectivo, a market-leading, Peruvian alternative payments (APM) platform. They are a leader in the provision of eCash and open banking solutions in Latin America.
buyer: Paysafe Group (LSE:PAYS:$1,444.25)
UK-based Paysafe is a leading specialised payments platform. Its core purpose is to enable businesses and consumers to connect and transact seamlessly through industry-leading capabilities in payment processing, digital wallet, card issuing, and online cash solutions. "
target parent: Grupo El Comercio
target: PagoEfectivo
PagoEfectivo is based in Lima, Peru, and was founded in 2009. The payments platform is a market leader in the provision of eCash and open banking solutions in Latin America.
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announced 10/30/2020 via PR Newswire

Alliance Data Systems, Inc., will acquire Bread

synopsis: Alliance Data Systems Corporation, a leading provider of data-driven marketing, loyalty and payment solutions, announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Bread, a technology-driven digital payments company offering an omnichannel solution for retailers and platform capabilities to bank partners.
buyer: Alliance Data Systems, Inc. (ADS:$4,872.50)
Alliance Data® Systems (ADS) and its combined businesses is a leading global provider of data-driven marketing and loyalty solutions serving large, consumer-based industries. ADS creates and deploys customized solutions, enhancing the critical customer marketing experience. "
target: Bread
Bread is a technology-driven payments company that partners with retailers to personalize payment options for their customers. Bread integrates directly with retailers on their ecommerce site and gives them a single platform that lets them offer more ways to pay over time.
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announced 7/9/2020 via BNC Analysis

Heidelpay, will purchase Paysafe Pay Later from Paysafe Group

synopsis: Germany-based heidelpay Group will acquire Paysafe Pay Later, the deferred payments arm of the Paysafe Group. Focusing on the DACH region, Paysafe Pay Later is an omni-channel solutions provider for online and physical retailers wishing to offer white-labeled invoice and installment payment solutions, as well as bank transfers and direct debits.
buyer parent: AnaCap Financial Partners LLP
buyer: Heidelpay
Based in Heidelberg, the heidelpay Group is one of the fastest-growing and most innovative fintech service providers in Germany. heidelpay is a full-service payment service provider that covers the entire spectrum of electronic payment processing. "
seller: Paysafe Group (LSE:PAYS:$1,444.25)
Paysafe Pay Later is the deferred payments arm of the Paysafe Group. Paysafe Pay Later is an omnichannel provider with solutions for both online and bricks-and-mortar retailers wishing to offer white-labeled invoice and installment payment solutions, as well as bank transfers and direct debits.
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closed 10/27/2017 via BNC Analysis

Pineapple Payments, acquired Payline Data Services LLC

synopsis: Payline Data, a full-service payment solutions provider, announced that it has been acquired by Pineapple Payments, an omni-channel payments technology company. Payline has rapidly ascended in the highly competitive payment processing industry, serving nearly 10,000 merchants and processing $2 Billion in annual volume.
buyer: Pineapple Payments
Pineapple Payments is a payment processing technology company that provides omni-channel payment acceptance tools for merchants of all shapes and sizes. From its innovative technology solutions to its proactive merchant success team, Pineapple truly takes a fresh approach to payment processing. "
target: Payline Data Services LLC
Payline Data Services LLC is an industry-shaping payments company that powers payment experiences for a wide range of merchants. Payline has rapidly ascended in the highly competitive payment processing industry, serving nearly 10,000 merchants and processing $2 Billion in annual volume.
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closed 2/22/2016 via Company Press Release

Wirecard AG, acquired Moip

synopsis: Wirecard AG, one of the world’s leading independent providers of outsourcing and white label solutions for electronic payment transactions, has acquired all shares of the Brazilian company Moip Pagamentos S.A., the ideal payment solution for e-commerce, marketplaces, recurring payments, and face-to-face sales.
buyer: Wirecard AG (XTRA:WDI:$3,048.73)
Wirecard AG is one of the world’s leading independent providers of outsourcing and white label solutions for electronic payment transactions. The Wirecard Group has been supporting companies in accepting electronic payments from all sales channels. "
target: Moip
Moip is the ideal payment solution for e-commerce, marketplaces, recurring payments, and face-to-face sales. Based on concepts as innovation and flexibility, Moip offers its clients over 15 options of means of payment, risk management and dispute resolution tools and simplified accession.
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$26
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$2
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closed 1/3/2012 via BusinessWire

VeriFone, Inc., acquired Point Transaction Systems AB

synopsis: VeriFone Systems, Inc. announced that it has completed the acquisition of Point, Northern Europe’s largest provider of payment and gateway services and solutions for retailers. Point, based in Stockholm, has operations in 11 European countries and serves a captive network encompassing almost 475,000 merchant contracts.
buyer: VeriFone, Inc. (PAY:$2,000.46)
VeriFone Systems, Inc. is the global leader in secure electronic payment solutions. VeriFone provides expertise, solutions and services that add value to the point of sale with merchant-operated, consumer-facing and self-service payment systems. "
target parent: Nordic Capital
target: Point Transaction Systems AB
Point Transaction Systems ("Point") is the leading provider of multichannel electronic payment solutions in Europe focusing on payment services to merchants. Point installations handle 10 million transactions per day, and customers include some of the largest retail companies in Europe.
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$1,049
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$191
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announced 6/11/2015 via BNC Analysis

Ziftr, LLC will be merged with GoCoin,

synopsis: Global Singapore-based bitcoin payment processing startup and mobile wallet GoCoin has announced that the company is set to proceed with a strategic merger agreement with veteran e-commerce and credit card processing company Ziftr.
buyer: GoCoin
GoCoin is a digital currency payments platform for online operators and eCommerce merchants accepting Bitcoin, Litecoin, Dogecoin and other emerging currencies as a payment method at checkout. "
target parent: myVBO, LLC
target: Ziftr, LLC
Ziftr is an e-commerce and credit card processing company. They have created a suite of integrated tools that work together to provide the ideal shopping experience for consumers and merchants. They include ziftrCOIN, ziftrPAY, ziftrWALLET and ziftrSHOP.
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announced 6/11/2015 via BNC Analysis

Ziftr, LLC will be merged with GoCoin,

synopsis: Global Singapore-based bitcoin payment processing startup and mobile wallet GoCoin has announced that the company is set to proceed with a strategic merger agreement with veteran e-commerce and credit card processing company Ziftr.
buyer: GoCoin
GoCoin is a digital currency payments platform for online operators and eCommerce merchants accepting Bitcoin, Litecoin, Dogecoin and other emerging currencies as a payment method at checkout. "
target parent: myVBO, LLC
target: Ziftr, LLC
Ziftr is an e-commerce and credit card processing company. They have created a suite of integrated tools that work together to provide the ideal shopping experience for consumers and merchants. They include ziftrCOIN, ziftrPAY, ziftrWALLET and ziftrSHOP.
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announced 6/11/2015 via BNC Analysis

Ziftr, LLC will be merged with GoCoin,

synopsis: Global Singapore-based bitcoin payment processing startup and mobile wallet GoCoin has announced that the company is set to proceed with a strategic merger agreement with veteran e-commerce and credit card processing company Ziftr.
buyer: GoCoin
GoCoin is a digital currency payments platform for online operators and eCommerce merchants accepting Bitcoin, Litecoin, Dogecoin and other emerging currencies as a payment method at checkout. "
target parent: myVBO, LLC
target: Ziftr, LLC
Ziftr is an e-commerce and credit card processing company. They have created a suite of integrated tools that work together to provide the ideal shopping experience for consumers and merchants. They include ziftrCOIN, ziftrPAY, ziftrWALLET and ziftrSHOP.
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announced 4/7/2022 via BusinessWire

Bolt Financial, Inc., will acquire Wyre

synopsis: Ether Capital Corporation, a leading technology company focused on participating in the development of the Ethereum and Web3 ecosystem, announced that its portfolio company Wyre, a cryptocurrency infrastructure provider based in San Francisco, has entered into an agreement to be acquired by Bolt, a leading checkout and shopper network company.
buyer: Bolt Financial, Inc.
Bolt is on a mission to democratize commerce. Bolt strengthens retailers' relationships with their customers by unlocking secure, logged-in, lightning-fast checkouts. The company's rapidly-growing network of one-click-checkout-ready shoppers visits Bolt merchants as if they are return customers. "
target parent: Ether Capital Corporation
target: Wyre
Wyre is the leading fiat-to-crypto and payment infrastructure company for the crypto ecosystem. Focusing on developers, the company provides easy-to-integrate APIs which enable thousands of developers to bring crypto to the masses.
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closed 6/29/2022 via GlobeNewswire

Colendi, acquired SETL

synopsis: Colendi, the fastest growing embedded fintech services platform in Turkey and surrounding regions, has acquired London-based SETL, a blockchain settlements and payments provider. SETL is one of the world's leading enterprise blockchain companies known for its high-profile work with selected Central Banks and T1 Financial Institutions.
buyer: Colendi
Based in Turkey, Colendi is a multifunctional Banking as a Service Platform that democratizes banking services for consumers, merchants, and financial institutions. Colendi services over 10 million wallets with integrated payments, credit, and investment services. "
target: SETL
UK-based SETL specialises in the developing proprietary digitization and tokenization platforms for regulated financial institutions and Central Banks. SETL changes how businesses interact while helping shape how the industry operates across settlement, custody, issuance, tokenisation and much more.
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announced 3/1/2022 via BusinessWire

Shift4 Payments, will acquire The Giving Block

synopsis: Shift4, a leading provider of integrated payment and technology solutions, announced that it will acquire The Giving Block, which specializes in cryptocurrency fundraising for nonprofits. The Giving Block operates the leading crypto donation marketplace connecting cryptocurrency donors with over 1,300 nonprofit organizations.
buyer: Shift4 Payments (FOUR:$1,367.50)
Shift4 is boldly redefining commerce by simplifying complex payments ecosystems across the world. As the leader in commerce-enabling technology, Shift4 powers billions of transactions annually for hundreds of thousands of businesses in virtually every industry. "
target: The Giving Block
The Giving Block makes Bitcoin and other cryptocurrency fundraising easy for nonprofits. The Giving Block operates the leading crypto donation marketplace connecting cryptocurrency donors with over 1,300 nonprofit organizations.
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$56
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closed 11/20/2019 via PR Newswire

Gemini Trust Company, LLC, acquired Nifty Gateway

synopsis: Gemini Trust Company, LLC, a cryptocurrency exchange and custodian, has acquired Nifty Gateway, a popular platform for non-fungible tokens (NFTs) that power the emerging economy of digital collectibles and virtual goods. With this acquisition, Nifty Gateway will now be powered by Gemini's secure, institutional-grade infrastructure.
buyer: Gemini Trust Company, LLC
Gemini is a cryptocurrency exchange and custodian that allows customers to buy, sell, and store cryptos such as bitcoin, bitcoin cash, ether, zcash, and litecoin. Gemini is a New York trust company regulated by the New York State Department of Financial Services. "
target: Nifty Gateway
Nifty Gateway is a popular platform for non-fungible tokens (NFTs) that power the emerging economy of digital collectibles and virtual goods. The company facilitates NFT purchases for some of the most popular crypto-games and applications.
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announced 12/16/2020 via Company Press Release

SIX Swiss Exchange, will acquire Custodigit AG

synopsis: SIX Digital Exchange agreed to take a major stake in Custodigit and to partner with Swisscom, Switzerland’s leading telecoms & IT company, and Sygnum, the first digital asset bank to be formally recognized by Switzerland’s regulator, FINMA. SIX Digital Exchange and Custodigit will provide a unique Institutional Digital Asset Gateway.
buyer: SIX Swiss Exchange
SIX provides a comprehensive range of services in the areas of securities trading, settlement of securities transactions, financial information processing, and cashless payment transactions. "
target parent: Swisscom
target: Custodigit AG
Custodigit is the easiest and most secure way for regulated financial service providers to offer digital assets to their clients. Through institutional investor-grade custody solution targeting regulated financial institutions, the Custodigit platform covers the entire lifecycle of digital assets.
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closed 8/3/2022 via PR Newswire

GrubMarket, acquired IOT Pay

synopsis: GrubMarket has acquired Canada-based IOT Pay, a leading online payments and fintech company that enables businesses to drive commerce growth with omnichannel payment solutions. The acquisition will allow GrubMarket to offer better financial services to food supply chain businesses such as wholesalers and distributors across North America.
buyer: GrubMarket
GrubMarket is a San Francisco-based food technology company operating in the space of food supply chain eCommerce for both business customers and end consumers, as well as providing related software-as-a-service solutions to digitally transform the American and global food supply chain. "
target: IOT Pay
IOT Pay is a Canadian payment solution leader, enabling merchants to accept omnichannel payment in-store and online on a global scale. Trusted by thousands of brands and merchants, IOT Pay offers solutions for businesses to drive omnichannel commerce growth in a variety of industries.
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announced 3/2/2022 via BusinessWire

Shift4 Payments, will acquire Finaro

synopsis: Shift4, a leading provider of integrated payment and technology solutions, announced that it will acquire Finaro, a cross-border eCommerce payments provider with a large European presence. Finaro will provide the global infrastructure and cutting-edge technology needed to drive Shift4’s international ambitions.
buyer: Shift4 Payments (FOUR:$1,367.50)
Shift4 is boldly redefining commerce by simplifying complex payments ecosystems across the world. As the leader in commerce-enabling technology, Shift4 powers billions of transactions annually for hundreds of thousands of businesses in virtually every industry. "
target: Finaro
Finaro is a cross-border eCommerce payments provider with a large European presence. Finaro's simple payments solutions empower global ecommerce merchants to focus more on their core business, and less on their payments.
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announced 2/17/2021 via BNC Analysis

Cinaport Capital Inc., will acquire Coinberry Limited

synopsis: Toronto-based Cinaport Capital Inc., through Cinaport Acquisition Corp. III, will acquire Coinberry Limited, a Canadian financial technology solutions provider focused on blockchain and crypto asset solutions. Coinberry is the only crypto asset trading platform that allows Canadian municipalities to accept municipal tax payments in Bitcoin.
buyer: Cinaport Capital Inc. (TSXV:CAC.P:$0.00)
Cinaport Capital Inc. is a strategic advisory firm and an exempt market dealer based in Toronto, Canada, that helps its partners identify, access, and execute international market opportunities. They offer practical solutions to China-based companies seeking access to the Canadian capital markets. "
target: Coinberry Limited
Coinberry is a Toronto-based financial technology solutions provider focused on blockchain and crypto asset solutions. Its digital asset trading platform, Coinberry.com, offers investors a safe way to buy, sell, and process payments made with Bitcoin, Ethereum, and other crypto assets in Canada.
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closed 8/26/2020 via Company Press Release

Metal Pay, acquired Bloks.io

synopsis: Metal Pay has acquired Bloks.io, a multifunctional block explorer for the EOSIO blockchain. Bloks.io was launched as a block explorer for the EOS blockchain, but soon grew into a multi-purpose EOSIO platform with support for other networks like Telos, Wax, and even Proton, the native blockchain for Metal Pay.
buyer: Metal Pay
Metal Pay is the only app that rewards customers when they send money to friends. Each time someone sends or receive money, they can receive a reward of up to 5% of the transaction value in MTL. "
target: Bloks.io
Bloks.io is a multifunctional block explorer for the EOSIO blockchain. Bloks.io was launched as a block explorer for the EOS blockchain, but soon grew into a multi-purpose EOSIO platform with support for other networks like Telos, Wax, and even Proton, the native blockchain for Metal Pay.
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closed 11/23/2022 via BNC Analysis

GRG Banking, acquired China Payment & Clearing Network Co., Ltd.

synopsis: GRG Banking Equipment Co., Ltd., a Chinese provider of intelligent finance solutions, has acquired a 90% stake in China Payment & Clearing Network Co., Ltd. (CPCN), a third-party payment institution in China specializing in internet payments. CPCN provides secure online payment processing solutions to enterprise customers in various industries.
buyer: GRG Banking (SZSE:002152:$940.89)
GRG Banking is a Chinese provider of intelligent finance solutions. GRG Banking devotes itself to the digitalization and intelligence of technological solutions for global markets. They offer solutions for contactless payment, payment aggregation, ATMs, and more. "
target: China Payment & Clearing Network Co., Ltd.
China Payment & Clearing Network (CPCN) is a third-party payment institution in China specializing in internet payments. CPCN provides secure online payment processing solutions to over 1 million enterprise customers in various industries.
price ($mm)
$37*
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closed 11/1/2022 via BusinessWire

Bluefin Payment Systems, acquired TECS Payment Systems

synopsis: Bluefin, the recognized integrated payments leader in PCI-validated encryption and tokenization technologies that protect payments and sensitive data, announced the acquisition of TECS Payment Systems, a global provider of omnichannel payment solutions to acquirers, payment service providers and POS system providers.
buyer parent: Macquarie Group Limited
buyer: Bluefin Payment Systems
Bluefin is the recognized integrated payments leader in encryption and tokenization technologies to protect payments and sensitive data. "
target: TECS Payment Systems
Founded in 2000, TECS provides omnichannel payment solutions to Acquirers, Payment Service Providers, POS system providers, Independent Software Vendors and other merchant aggregators around the globe based on an open cloud-based payments platform.
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closed 5/31/2022 via PR Newswire

Trustly, acquired Ecospend

synopsis: Trustly, the leading global payments platform for digital Account-to-Account transactions ("A2A") announces the acquisition of the UK-based Open Banking Payments platform Ecospend. Ecospend is a FCA UK regulated A2A payments provider powering the next generation of open banking based payments and financial data services.
buyer: Trustly
Founded in 2008, Trustly is a global leader in Open Banking Payments. Their digital account-to-account platform redefines the speed, simplicity and security of payments, linking some of the world's most prominent merchants with consumers directly from their online banking accounts. "
target: Ecospend
Ecospend is a FCA UK regulated A2A payments provider powering the next generation of open banking based payments and financial data services. Ecospend serves clients in a range of industries, including Public Sector where it has a key contract with the tax authority of the UK government, HMRC.
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announced 12/29/2021 via Company Press Release

Keensight Capital, will acquire Buckaroo

synopsis: Keensight Capital, one of the leading private equity managers dedicated to pan-European Growth Buyout investments, is acquiring a majority stake in Buckaroo from Blackfin Capital. Buckaroo is a leading and multiple award winning Dutch payment service provider servicing over 5000 merchants.
buyer: Keensight Capital
Paris-based Keensight Capital is a European Growth Buyout investor with deep expertise in IT and Healthcare. Keensight Capital partners with the management teams of fast growing and profitable companies providing capital, strategic guidance and operational support. "
target parent: BlackFin Capital Partners
target: Buckaroo
Buckaroo is a leading and multiple award winning Dutch payment service provider servicing over 5000 merchants. Many corporates and medium-sized companies use Buckaroo to facilitate their growth in business in ecommerce, mobile business or offline business.
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closed 11/3/2020 via GlobeNewswire

Nuvei, acquired Smart2Pay

synopsis: Nuvei Corporation, the global payment technology partner of thriving brands, has acquired Smart2Pay Global Services B.V., a smart web payments company based in the Netherlands. The acquisition strengthens Nuvei’s presence in high-growth digital commerce verticals and further expands the Company’s geographic footprint in additional regions.
buyer: Nuvei (:$537.20)
Montreal-based Nuvei is the global payment technology partner of thriving brands. Its proprietary platform offers direct connections to all major payment card schemes worldwide, supports 450 local and alternative payment methods, and nearly 150 currencies. "
target: Smart2Pay
Smart2Pay is a smart web payments company based in the Netherlands. They give merchants, marketplaces, banks, and payment service providers access to a large mix of local and global payment methods. Smart2Pay also takes care of the collection of payments, administration, and distribution of funds.
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closed 11/20/2020 via BusinessWire

Visa, Inc., acquired YellowPepper

synopsis: Visa Inc. has acquired YellowPepper, Latin America's pioneer in innovative digital financial solutions. The company’s platform enables financial institutions to easily launch card and account agnostic real-time solutions, while providing value added services such as tokenization, identity validation and risk tools.
buyer: Visa, Inc. (V:$21,354.00)
Visa Inc. is the world’s leader in digital payments. Their mission is to connect the world through the most innovative, reliable and secure payment network - enabling individuals, businesses and economies to thrive. "
target: YellowPepper
YellowPepper is Latin America's pioneer in innovative digital financial solutions. The company’s platform enables financial institutions to easily launch card and account agnostic real-time solutions, while providing value added services such as tokenization, identity validation and risk tools.
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announced 10/16/2020 via Company Press Release

Stripe Inc., will acquire Paystack

synopsis: Stripe has entered into an agreement to acquire Paystack, a technology company based in Lagos that makes it easy for organizations of all sizes to collect payments from around the world.
buyer: Stripe Inc.
Stripe, Inc. provides services that enable users to accept payments online. It handles storing cards, subscriptions, and direct payouts to the bank account. The company serves large companies, start-ups, and side projects in the United States. "
target: Paystack
Paystack is a Nigerian online payments processing startup. Co-founded in 2015 by Nigerian software developers and longtime friends, Shola Akinlade and Ezra Olubi, Paystack is headquartered in Lagos, Nigeria.
price ($mm)
$200
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closed 4/27/2020 via BNC Analysis

Lock Trust, Inc., acquired Axxa Fintech Solutions

synopsis: Lock Trust, a streamlined technology and payment processing firm, has acquired Axxa Fintech Solutions, a provider of online payment processing services for products and services. Axxapay assists online businesses to accept online payments for their products and services, regardless their size and experience.
buyer: Lock Trust, Inc.
Lock Trust is a streamlined technology and payment processing firm serving individual consumers, small to large-market institutions, and governments with a customizable suite ranging of banking, automated taxing, and other financial and risk management products and services. "
target: Axxa Fintech Solutions
Based in Lithuania, Axxa Fintech Solutions provides online payment processing services for products and services. Axxapay assists online businesses to accept online payments for their products and services, regardless their size and experience.
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announced 11/6/2019 via BNC Analysis

Wirecard AG, will acquire AllScore Payment Services

synopsis: Wirecard AG, the global leader in innovation for digital financial technology, will be acquiring AllScore Payment Services, a Beijing-based Payment Service Provider owning an attractive license portfolio and employing a dedicated team of more than 120 people.
buyer: Wirecard AG (XTRA:WDI:$3,048.73)
Wirecard is the global leader in innovation for digital financial technology. As one of the world’s fastest growing digital platforms in the area of financial commerce, it provides businesses and end customers alike with a constantly expanding ecosystem of real-time value-added services. "
target: AllScore Payment Services
Based in China, AllScore Payment Services, founded in 2007, is a Chinese Payment Service Provider owning an attractive license portfolio and employing a dedicated team of more than 120 people. Their products cover online banking payment, fast payment, scan code payment, collection and payment.
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announced 7/9/2018 via Company Press Release

EQT, will acquire Banking Circle

synopsis: EQT, a leading New York-based investment firm, will acquire Saxo Payments Banking Circle (“Banking Circle”) from Saxo Bank A/S. Founded in 2013, Banking Circle is a next-generation provider of mission-critical infrastructure for online cross-border payments.
buyer: EQT (EQT:$687.20)
EQT is a leading investment firm with approximately EUR 50 billion in raised capital across 27 funds. EQT funds have portfolio companies in Europe, Asia and the US with total sales of more than EUR 19 billion and approximately 110,000 employees. "
target parent: Saxo Bank
target: Banking Circle
Founded in 2013, Banking Circle is a next-generation provider of mission-critical infrastructure for online cross-border payments. Today, Banking Circle is processing around EUR 60 billion run-rate annual payment volumes for several high-profile customers.
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