Overview

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Status
Acquired by on May, 2001
Investments
3 Investments in 2 Companies
Headquarters:
San Jose, CA
Description:
VeriFone is a California-based company that designs, markets, and services electronic payment solutions.
Categories:
RFID, Financial Services, Hardware, Payments
Website:
http://www.verifone.com
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Company Details

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Founded:
1981
Aliases:
VERIFONE
Contact:
(800) 837-4366
Employees:
1k - 5k | 13 in Crunchbase

VeriFone is a California-based company that designs, markets, and services electronic payment solutions for consumers, merchants, and financial institutions. Its product portfolio is comprised of contactless and countertop systems as well as electronic cash register and payment devices, PIN pads, POS systems, indoor and outdoor unattended payment solutions, wireless handheld payment devices, and point-of-sale receipt printers.

The company also provides software solutions for card acceptance, mobile payments, security and encryption, POS integration, value-added and prepaid services, issuing and acquiring, estate management, petroleum and convenience, and device-driven technologies as well as development tools. It provides media solutions such as digital network, taxi tops and wraps, and mobile or SMS solutions through sales representatives in Boston, Chicago, Las Vegas, Miami, New Orleans, New York City, and San Francisco.

VeriFone’s devices and systems process various payments, including signature- and PIN-based debit cards, credit cards, contactless or radio frequency identification cards, smart cards, prepaid gift and other stored-value cards, electronic bill payment, check authorization and conversion, signature capture and electronic benefits transfers, and EBT. It serves financial institutions, payment processors, petroleum companies, retailers, government organizations, and healthcare companies as well as independent sales organizations in Europe, the Middle East, Asia, Latin America, the Caribbean, Asia Pacific Rim, and North America.

Verifone was founded in 1981 and is based in San Jose, California.

Funding Rounds (1) - $17.58M

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DateAmount / RoundValuationLead InvestorInvestors
Mar, 2011$17.58M / Venture0

Investments (3)

DateInvested InRoundPartner(s)
Feb, 2010$8.8M / Venture (Lead)
Sep, 2009undisclosed amount / Series B
Nov, 2007$17.59M / Series A

Current Team (13)

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Products (1)

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  • GlobalBay Merchant is available exclusively through the reseller market.

Competitors (2)

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  • PAX has been serving the global retail marketplace for over ten years and has distribution in over thirty countries.
  • Square is a merchant services aggregator and mobile payment company that aims to simplify commerce through technology.

Offices/Locations (2)

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  • Headquarters

    2099 Gateway Place,

    Suite 600

    San Jose, CA 95110

    USA

  • Headquarters

    2099 Gateway Place

    Suite 600

    San Jose, CA 95110

    USA

Past Team (38)

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Past Event Appearances (3)

Images (2)

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