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Bitcoin is a bitcoin payments company, building tools for spending, accepting, and building with bitcoin. Its BitPay secure bitcoin wallet gives consumers a powerful toolkit for getting started with bitcoin payments, and the BitPay Card offers its users a fast way to convert bitcoin into dollars and spend their funds anywhere Visa is accepted.

TypePrivate
Founded2011
HQAtlanta, US
Websitebitpay.com
Employee Ratings4.1
Overall CultureF

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Employees (est.) (Nov 2020)116(-4%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at BitPay

Stephen Pair

Stephen Pair

Co-Founder & CEO
Bryan Krohn

Bryan Krohn

CFO
Antonio Gallippi

Antonio Gallippi

Co-Founder & Executive Chairman
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BitPay Office Locations

BitPay has offices in Atlanta, Buenos Aires and Amsterdam
Atlanta, US (HQ)
3423 Piedmont Rd NE #516
Buenos Aires, AR
Marcelo T. de Alvear 405
Amsterdam, NL
Herengracht 458
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BitPay Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

BitPay's latest funding round in April 2018 was reported to be $40 m. In total, BitPay has raised $102.5 m
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BitPay Operating Metrics

BitPay's Enterprise Customers was reported to be 30 k in May, 2014.
May, 2013May, 2014Dec, 2016Oct, 2017

Enterprise Customers

10 k30 k

Monthly Transactions

200 k

Total Cardholders

33 k
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BitPay Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

87/100

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BitPay Online and Social Media Presence

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BitPay Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    F

    48/100

  • CEO Rating

    C-

    68/100

  • Compensation

    D-

    51/100

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BitPay News and Updates

Payments Provider BitPay Rolls Out Cryptocurrency Payroll Service

With the launch, BitPay now provides a new alternative to crypto payroll services such as BitWage.

After Years of Resistance, BitPay Adopts SegWit for Cheaper Bitcoin Transactions

Payments processor BitPay has added support for SegWit, three years after a competing block size proposal fractured the Bitcoin community.

BitPay Launches Prepaid Crypto Mastercard for US Customers

The new debit card enables U.S. customers to spend their crypto holdings as fiat currency.

BitPay partners Poynt to bring bitcoin payments to the streets

BitPay is trying to finally bring bitcoin to the streets, inking a deal with point-of-sales terminal...

BitPay adds merchant and wallet support for XRP cryptocurrency

Bitcoin payment solutions startup BitPay Inc. said today it has added support for XRP, allowing merchants to accept Ripple Labs Inc.’s cryptocurrency as a form of online payment. The support for XRP comes via a partnership between BitPay and Xpring, Ripple’s investment subsidiary, and includes full…

BitPay names Bill Zielke chief marketing officer

BitPay, the largest global blockchain payments provider, today announced it has added Bill Zielke as...
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BitPay Blogs

The BitPay Black Friday Deals are Here!

Get deep discounts shopping with BitPay merchants on Bitcoin Black Friday. Check out all the deals!

The Nov 15th 2020 Bitcoin Cash fork, and what it means for our customers

Due to the upcoming BCH hard fork, we are planning to temporarily suspend BCH transactions for all payment processing — effective November 13th, 2020 at 1pm ET

Forrester Study Shows Accepting Crypto Attracts New Customers & Boosts AOV

For BitPay, Forrester determined the combined value from additional sales from new customers and increased average order value, together with the fee savings delivers an overall ROI of 327%.

Your Monthly Newsletter for All Things BitPay and Crypto

Welcome to the Cryptie, BitPay’s official monthly business newsletter. Here at the Cryptie, it’s our job to keep you in the loop about the latest ups, downs, and plot twists in the ever-evolving landscape of cryptocurrency — and to keep you well informed about what’s happening at BitPay.

BitPay’s process for adding new cryptocurrencies

Right now, BitPay supports Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, XRP and ETH, as well as four dollar-pegged stablecoins, USDC, GUSD, PAX and BUSD. So, which cryptocurrency could be next? And how does BitPay make that decision?

BitPay Adds Wyre to Become the Only Crypto App You'll Ever Need

With the addition of crypto purchases through Wyre, BitPay app users can now buy crypto with a debit card, Apple Pay, and soon Google Pay and Samsung Pay.
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BitPay Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was BitPay founded?

    BitPay was founded in 2011.

  • Who are BitPay key executives?

    BitPay's key executives are Stephen Pair, Bryan Krohn and Antonio Gallippi.

  • How many employees does BitPay have?

    BitPay has 116 employees.

  • Who are BitPay competitors?

    Competitors of BitPay include Coinbase, The Open Application Network and Paxos.

  • Where is BitPay headquarters?

    BitPay headquarters is located at 3423 Piedmont Rd NE #516, Atlanta.

  • Where are BitPay offices?

    BitPay has offices in Atlanta, Buenos Aires and Amsterdam.

  • How many offices does BitPay have?

    BitPay has 3 offices.