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PublicNYSE:PAY
Date3/2005
Raised
Post IPO Valuation
Acquired byGores Technology Group
Date5/2001
Acquired byHewlett-Packard
Price$1.18B
Date4/1997
TermsStock

General Information

Websiteverifone.com
Blogblog.verifone.com
Twitter@VeriFone
CategoryConsumer Electronics/Devices
Phone408-232-7800
Employees
Founded1981
DescriptionPayment Data Security

Offices

HQ
2099 Gateway Place
Suite 600
San Jose, CA, 95110
USA

People

Chief Executive Officer
Board of Directors
Director
Digital Marketing Manager
Sr. Product Manager
Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Senior Vice President & General Counsel

Acquisitions

Total$1.33B
EFTPOS New Zealand Limited, 12/2012
Point, 11/2011 $820M
Global Bay Mobile, 11/2011
Hypercom, 11/2010 $485M
Semtek Innovative Solutions, 9/2010 $18M
WAY Systems, 9/2010 $9M
VeriFone Transportation Systems, 4/2010

Investments

Funding

TOTAL $17.6M
FUNDING TOTAL $17.6M
Venture Round, 3/2011
$17.6M

Competitors

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VeriFone

VeriFone is a global leader in secure electronic payment technologies. They provide solutions, services, and expertise that enable electronic payment transactions and value-added services at the point of sale.

Their devices and systems process a broad spectrum of payment types including signature and PIN-based debit cards, credit cards, EMV smart cards, contactless, value-added applications, and signature capture. Their solutions incorporate existing and emerging technologies, comply with the latest global security standards, and take advantage of the latest connectivity options from GPRS, CDMA, and Wi-Fi to IP and Bluetooth-enabled devices.

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Above: VeriFone Screenshot -- #1
Uploaded: 11/12/09
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Above: VeriFone Homepage
Uploaded: 3/4/10

Stock Price

Sources

  1. Gores Technology Group Announces Agreement to Acquire VeriFone From HP (hp.com) [edit]
  2. VeriFone Expands in New Zealand (finance.yahoo.com) [edit]
  3. VeriFone Buys European Payments Processing Company Point For Over $1 Billion (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  4. VeriFone buys Global Bay to win mobile retail market (gigaom.com) [edit]
  5. Verifone Acquires Electronic Payments Company Hypercom For $485 Million (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  6. Semtek Acquired By Verifone For $18M In Stock (fis.dowjones.com) [edit]
  7. VeriFone Acquires WAY Systems For Up To $9 Million (They Raised Over $50 Million) (techcrunchit.com) [edit]
  8. VeriFone Acquires Remaining Minority Interest in VeriFone Transportation Systems (tradingmarkets.com) [edit]
  9. SEC (sec.gov) [edit]
  10. VeriFone Increases Investment in Payment Card Security Company (freshnews.com) [edit]
  11. SEC (sec.gov) [edit]
  12. SEC (sec.gov) [edit]
  13. VeriFone U.S. Payment Gateway Volume Hits $10 Billion (freshnews.com) [edit]
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