Back to Mobile View
Subscribe to the CrunchBase Daily for the latest on Fundings, Acquisitions, and Startup Events

General Information

Websitefirstdata.com
Twitter@FirstData
CategoryOther
Phone+1 404 890-2000
Employees
Founded1971
DescriptionA leading payments processor

Offices

Headquarters
5565 Glenridge Conn., NE
Atlanta, GA, 30342
USA

People

CEO & Board Director
President, International Regions
President
Vice President, Integrated Networks
Vice President and European Payments Adviser
Vice President, Business Transformation
Board Director
Board Director
Show All People

Acquisitions

Total$32M
Perka, Inc., 10/2013
Clover, 2012
Achex, 7/2001 $32M

Competitors

Tags

First Data Corporation

First Data Corporation, a global leader in electronic commerce and payment processing, is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. Around the world, every second of every day, First Data makes payment transactions secure, fast and easy for merchants, financial institutions and their customers. First Data leverages its vast product portfolio and expertise to drive customer revenue and profitability. Whether the choice of payment is by debit or credit card, gift card, check or mobile phone, online or at the checkout counter, First Data takes every opportunity to go beyond the transaction.

Serving more than 6 million merchants and over 4,000 financial institutions worldwide, First Data’s product portfolio includes merchant transaction processing services; credit, debit, private-label, gift, payroll and other prepaid card issuing and processing; fraud protection and authentication solutions; electronic check acceptance services through TeleCheck; as well as Internet commerce and mobile payment solutions. The company’s STAR® Network enables consumers to use their ATM / debit cards to obtain cash and make purchases quickly and securely throughout the United States. STAR is one of the nation’s leading electronic funds transfer (EFT) networks, with more than 2 million retail and ATM locations.

Recent Milestones

Videos

Screenshots

Sources

  1. Payments Giant First Data Acquires Mobile Loyalty Startup Perka For ~$30M To Take On Square And PayPal In SMB Market (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  2. First Data Quietly Buys Payments Startup Clover; Launches Point Of Sale Platform For Merchants (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  3. Citation Needed [add]
Edit This Page
Last Edited 4/10/14

Revision History RSS Picture

Sharing

Share this page on Twitter or Facebook:
Or copy this code to embed a widget: customize »

External Links

CrunchBase API

Sponsors



Become a Sponsor
Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Licensing Policy