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#Stripe

# stripe - Wednesday 16 March, 2022

Taoiseach to get leadership award at event attended by US President Joe Biden tonight
# Washington DC
# Washington DC

Taoiseach to get leadership award at event attended by US President Joe Biden tonight

Mar 16th 2022, 6:00 AM 24,029 Views 45 Comments

Taoiseach says it will be a ‘very pleasant’ meeting between ‘one Irishman and another Irishman’.

# stripe - Saturday 10 April, 2021

Forbes article about Stripe brothers which called Limerick 'stab city' removed after online backlash
# Peace Treaty
# Peace Treaty

Forbes article about Stripe brothers which called Limerick 'stab city' removed after online backlash

Apr 10th 2021, 9:24 AM 64,415 Views 124 Comments

The piece was written as a profile of Stripe billionaires John and Patrick Collison.

# stripe - Monday 15 March, 2021

Stripe to create over 1,000 jobs in Ireland after $600 million investment
# Collison Brothers
# Collison Brothers

Stripe to create over 1,000 jobs in Ireland after $600 million investment

Mar 15th 2021, 6:58 AM 36,763 Views 29 Comments

The company is now valued at $95 billion.

# stripe - Monday 11 January, 2021

Irish-founded Stripe to stop processing payments for Donald Trump's campaign website
# Online Payments
# Online Payments

Irish-founded Stripe to stop processing payments for Donald Trump's campaign website

Jan 11th 2021, 9:13 AM 66,606 Views 51 Comments

The move comes as Silicon Valley companies ditch Trump one-by-one.

# stripe - Monday 5 February, 2018

The Limerick billionaires behind Stripe are opening a Dublin engineering hub
# Expansion
# Expansion

The Limerick billionaires behind Stripe are opening a Dublin engineering hub

Feb 5th 2018, 11:35 AM 22,705 Views 54 Comments

But one of the Collison brothers has warned about the dangers of the city’s housing crisis.

# stripe - Thursday 15 June, 2017

Patrick Collison: 'There's too much focus on the founders of big tech companies'
# Stripe
# Stripe

Patrick Collison: 'There's too much focus on the founders of big tech companies'

Jun 15th 2017, 2:17 PM 335 Views 0 Comments

Stripe’s chief said it’s ‘unfortunate’ that the inner workings of successful firms are often ignored.

# stripe - Thursday 27 April, 2017

Stripe's Irish co-founder on becoming a billionaire: 'I still live a relatively unchanged life'
# John Collison
# John Collison

Stripe's Irish co-founder on becoming a billionaire: 'I still live a relatively unchanged life'

Apr 27th 2017, 3:13 PM 1,668 Views 2 Comments

John Collison is the world’s youngest self-made billionaire.

# stripe - Wednesday 1 February, 2017

Irish tech executives say Trump's travel ban 'makes no sense morally or economically'
# Silicon Valley
# Silicon Valley

Irish tech executives say Trump's travel ban 'makes no sense morally or economically'

Feb 1st 2017, 9:40 AM 14,686 Views 78 Comments

Stripe and Intercom are matching public donations made to the American Civil Liberties Union.

# stripe - Wednesday 5 October, 2016

$5 billion Irish-founded company Stripe has just gotten a massive boost from Japan
# Limerick
# Limerick

$5 billion Irish-founded company Stripe has just gotten a massive boost from Japan

Oct 5th 2016, 8:45 PM 21,485 Views 5 Comments

Stripe is expanding in the Asian market after receiving funding from a Japanese credit card provider.

# stripe - Saturday 30 April, 2016

Ireland's youngest tech billionaires are going on primetime US television
# Done Good
# Done Good

Ireland's youngest tech billionaires are going on primetime US television

Apr 30th 2016, 12:55 PM 54,213 Views 122 Comments

Stripe’s Patrick and John Collison will be on CBS 60 Minutes.

# stripe - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

What the 25-year-old Irish founder of a $5 billion company told the Web Summit
# Words Of Wisdom
# Words Of Wisdom

What the 25-year-old Irish founder of a $5 billion company told the Web Summit

Nov 4th 2015, 12:40 PM 38,805 Views 31 Comments

John Collison founded Stripe with brother Patrick in 2011.

# stripe - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

The payments startup founded by two Irish brothers now worth a staggering $5 billion
# Fair Play
# Fair Play

The payments startup founded by two Irish brothers now worth a staggering $5 billion

Jul 28th 2015, 9:50 AM 30,515 Views 23 Comments

Even Visa is putting its money into Stripe.

# stripe - Sunday 24 May, 2015

Here's everything you need to know about business this week
# The Briefcase
# The Briefcase

Here's everything you need to know about business this week

May 24th 2015, 8:10 AM 13,610 Views 3 Comments

Everyone was talking about Chinese beer, a Dunnes Stores shock and Stripe’s billions.

# stripe - Saturday 27 December, 2014

A year in red and black ink: 2014's biggest winners and losers from world of business
# Review 2014
# Review 2014

A year in red and black ink: 2014's biggest winners and losers from world of business

Dec 27th 2014, 4:00 PM 12,675 Views 3 Comments

There was no escaping Michael O’Leary, Irish Water or Apple’s world domination.

# stripe - Wednesday 24 December, 2014

The Interview can now be streamed on Youtube (with a little help from Ireland)
# Pay Per View
# Pay Per View

The Interview can now be streamed on Youtube (with a little help from Ireland)

Dec 24th 2014, 8:06 PM 22,097 Views 22 Comments

Payments for the US-only rental are being powered by Stripe.

# stripe - Tuesday 2 December, 2014

What's a few billion between brothers? Stripe's valuation doubles to $3.5bn
# Stock Rising
# Stock Rising

What's a few billion between brothers? Stripe's valuation doubles to $3.5bn

Dec 2nd 2014, 9:57 PM 24,878 Views 29 Comments

The e-payments service was set up by the John and Patrick Collison in 2010.

# stripe - Friday 26 September, 2014

Facebook is going to get a 'Buy' button soon, and it's being powered by Stripe
# On The Up
# On The Up

Facebook is going to get a 'Buy' button soon, and it's being powered by Stripe

Sep 26th 2014, 1:45 PM 7,375 Views 12 Comments

The company, which is designed to make online credit card payments simple for developers, is

# stripe - Monday 8 September, 2014

Twitter uses Stripe partnership to help test out 'Buy' button
# Buy Buy Buy
# Buy Buy Buy

Twitter uses Stripe partnership to help test out 'Buy' button

Sep 8th 2014, 3:27 PM 5,619 Views 1 Comment

The online payments company founded by Limerick brothers John and Patrick Collison will help power Twitter’s new service.

# stripe - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

The CEO of Facebook-owned Oculus VR will be speaking at this year's Web Summit
# Oculus Rift
# Oculus Rift

The CEO of Facebook-owned Oculus VR will be speaking at this year's Web Summit

Apr 29th 2014, 3:49 PM 5,118 Views 7 Comments

Limerick-native Patrick Collison, founder and CEO of payments company Stripe, and the co-founder of Paypal, Max Levichin, will also speak at the event, now known as The Summit.

# stripe - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

Stripe goes global by letting users get paid in any currency
# Currency Converter
# Currency Converter

Stripe goes global by letting users get paid in any currency

Feb 12th 2014, 9:06 AM 15,814 Views 18 Comments

The company, founded by Limerick brothers John and Patrick Collison, will allow businesses to accept payments from more than 130 different currencies.

# stripe - Monday 3 February, 2014

Twitter could soon let you buy goods directly from tweets
# Purchasing Power
# Purchasing Power

Twitter could soon let you buy goods directly from tweets

Feb 3rd 2014, 11:34 AM 4,094 Views 2 Comments

The feature will display goods in both your news feed, similar to how Promoted Tweets are displayed, which users can view and purchase directly.

# stripe - Saturday 25 January, 2014

House prices, cocaine, and the Lotto: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

House prices, cocaine, and the Lotto: The week in numbers

Jan 25th 2014, 7:30 PM 13,516 Views 2 Comments

Plus: How many years does Bill Gates think it will be until there are almost no poor countries left in the world?

# stripe - Thursday 23 January, 2014

Explainer: How did Stripe become a $1.75 billion company?
# Valuation
# Valuation

Explainer: How did Stripe become a $1.75 billion company?

Jan 23rd 2014, 12:41 PM 20,101 Views 23 Comments

With Stripe raising another $80 million in investment last night, how did the Collison brothers create a $1.75 billion company in the space of three years.

# stripe - Friday 17 January, 2014

Stripe nears deal to bring online payments to Twitter
# E-Commerce
# E-Commerce

Stripe nears deal to bring online payments to Twitter

Jan 17th 2014, 10:54 AM 10,557 Views 17 Comments

The online payments company, founded by Limerick brothers John and Patrick Collison, is reportedly close to a deal with Twitter that will allow users to purchase goods on the site.

# stripe - Saturday 5 May, 2012

Column: Why does a tech startup succeed? Here’s the recipe…
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Why does a tech startup succeed? Here’s the recipe…

May 5th 2012, 7:00 PM 415 Views 17 Comments

Did you know the most promising startup founders in the US are from Limerick? John Gleeson looks at what we can learn from them.

# stripe - Friday 10 February, 2012

Irish brothers' online payment company 'worth $100m' after new investments
# Stripe
# Stripe

Irish brothers' online payment company 'worth $100m' after new investments

Feb 10th 2012, 12:23 PM 14,029 Views 34 Comments

Stripe, an up-and-coming rival to PayPal, has reportedly attracted new funding valuing the company at $100 million.

# stripe - Thursday 31 March, 2011

Irish dotcom millionaire brothers net funding for latest web project
# Nice
# Nice

Irish dotcom millionaire brothers net funding for latest web project

Mar 31st 2011, 9:41 AM 1,914 Views 0 Comments

Patrick and John Collison have received backing from the founders of PayPal for their latest venture.