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Global Payments is a provider of payment technology services that allow its customers to accept all payment types across a variety of distribution channels. In addition, the company offers business-to-business payment card and processing services, such as money transfer, cash management, financial electronic data interchange, management information, and reporting services.
TypePublic
Founded1967
HQAtlanta, GA, US
Websiteglobalpayments.com
Employee Ratings3.5
Overall CultureA-

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2021)25,000(+5%)
Job Openings948
Revenue (FY, 2020)$7.4 B(+52%)
Share Price (May 2022)$122.2(+4%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
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Key People/Management at Global Payments

Jeff Sloan

Jeff Sloan

Chief Executive Officer, Director
Paul Todd

Paul Todd

Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Gaylon Jowers, Jr

Gaylon Jowers, Jr

Senior Executive Vice President and President, TSYS Issuer Solutions
Kelley Knutson

Kelley Knutson

Senior Executive Vice President and President, NetSpend
Cameron Bready

Cameron Bready

President and Chief Operating Officer
Andréa Carter

Andréa Carter

Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer
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Global Payments Office Locations

Global Payments has offices in Atlanta, Las Vegas, Niles, Plainview and in 19 other locations
Atlanta, GA, US (HQ)
3550 Lenox Rd NE Suite 3000
Las Vegas, NV, US
7201 W Lake Mead Blvd Suite 501
Niles, IL, US
6205 Howard St
Plainview, NY, US
255 Executive Dr Suite 215
Pinheiros, BR
Rua dos Pinheiros, 610, conj. 83
Montréal, CA
7250 Rue du Mile End 5th Floor
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Global Payments Financials and Metrics

Global Payments Revenue

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Global Payments's revenue was reported to be $7.42 b in FY, 2020 which is a 51.1% increase from the previous period.
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Revenue (Q3, 2021)

2.2b

Gross profit (Q3, 2021)

1.3b

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2021), %

57.1%

Net income (Q3, 2021)

296.7m

EBIT (Q3, 2021)

400.1m

Market capitalization (13-May-2022)

35.5b

Closing stock price (13-May-2022)

122.2

Cash (30-Sept-2021)

2.3b

EV

44.4b
Global Payments's current market capitalization is $35.5 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

3.4b4.9b7.4b

Revenue growth, %

(15%)46%51%

Cost of goods sold

1.1b2.1b3.7b

Gross profit

2.3b2.8b3.8b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Revenue

883.0m935.2m1.1b1.9b1.7b1.9b2.0b2.1b2.2b

Cost of goods sold

305.2m302.3m427.7m933.9m893.7m900.9m925.2m936.3m944.2m

Gross profit

577.8m632.9m678.2m969.7m778.2m1.0b1.1b1.2b1.3b

Gross profit Margin, %

65%68%61%51%47%53%54%56%57%
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

1.2b1.7b1.9b

Accounts Receivable

348.4m895.2m794.2m

Prepaid Expenses

216.7m439.2m621.5m

Current Assets

3.4b4.4b4.6b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Cash

1.3b1.0b2.1b1.8b1.8b2.2b2.1b1.8b2.3b

Accounts Receivable

381.6m394.6m868.1m799.8m788.7m822.0m824.8m878.4m904.1m

Prepaid Expenses

235.1m261.1m440.5m423.5m422.2m540.5m574.6m673.2m628.0m

Current Assets

4.7b4.5b5.0b4.1b4.4b5.0b4.9b4.9b5.8b
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

484.7m469.3m605.1m

Depreciation and Amortization

522.8m878.3m1.6b

Accounts Payable

66.2m(95.1m)(320.0k)

Cash From Operating Activities

1.1b1.4b2.3b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Net Income

119.2m249.2m355.0m150.6m190.1m420.3m198.4m465.2m770.7m

Depreciation and Amortization

148.6m293.8m477.5m397.8m800.5m1.2b425.6m847.6m1.3b

Accounts Payable

(86.5m)(150.2m)19.9m(169.3m)(230.1m)(163.5m)262.0k(75.3m)114.3m

Cash From Operating Activities

229.7m247.4m1.3b436.6m960.3m1.5b599.4m1.1b2.0b
USDFY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

306.0k

Debt/Equity

1.4 x

Debt/Assets

0.4 x

Financial Leverage

3.2 x
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Global Payments Operating Metrics

FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020Sep, 2021

Countries

29303032100100170

Transactions

7.2 b50 b59 b

Merchant Locations

2 m3.5 m3.5 m3.5 m4 m

Currencies

100135135
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Global Payments Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Mineral TreeSeptember 08, 2021$500 m
CaixaBankJuly 09, 2021€17 m
COMERCIA GLOBAL PAYMENTS EP S.LJuly 09, 2021€260 m
ZegoMay 04, 2021$925 m
Heartland RetailMarch 01, 2020
Total System ServicesMay 28, 2019$21.5 b
Sentral EducationMarch 04, 2019
SICOM SystemsSeptember 27, 2018$415 m
AdvancedMDAugust 03, 2018$700 m
ACTIVE Network - Communities and SportsAugust 03, 2017
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Global Payments Revenue Breakdown

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Global Payments revenue breakdown by business segment: 26.7% from Issuer Solutions, 11.2% from Business and Consumer Solutions, 63.2% from Merchant Solutions and -1.0% from Other

Global Payments revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 84.0% from Americas, 13.3% from Europe and 2.7% from Other

Global Payments Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

95/100

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Global Payments Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

40-49

out of 100

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Global Payments Online and Social Media Presence

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Global Payments Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A-

    75/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    84/100

  • Compensation

    B+

    77/100

  • Diversity

    C+

    68/100

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Global Payments News and Updates

Marketplace for Gamers Eneba Boosts Global Payments Conversion with Comprehensive Suite of Nuvei APMs

MONTREAL, April 13, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Nuvei Corporation (“Nuvei” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: NVEI) (TSX: NVEI), the global payment technology partner of thriving brands, announces today that its client, Eneba, a marketplace for gaming products, has grown its overseas presence and boosted its…

GreenBox Completes Acquisition of Transact Europe, Propelling Company Forward as Contender in Lucrative Global Payments Landscape

SAN DIEGO, CA, April 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GreenBox POS (NASDAQ: GBOX) ("GreenBox" or the "Company"), an emerging and rapidly growing FinTech company announced today that after a rigorous regulatory approval process it has completed its acquisition of Transact Europe Holdings for approximat…

India’s ecommerce market forecast to reach $120B by 2025: FIS 2022 Global Payments Report

Digital wallets are a growing choice for Indian consumers. With growing ecommerce market and trends like BNPL, digital wallets are projected to overtake cash as the most popular in-store payment method by 2023.

The Strawhecker Group’s BrandInfluence Solution Supports the Global Payments Industry

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CaixaBank, Visa, Global Payments and Worldline select eight startups for accelerator

The international innovation initiative Zone2boost has ended its second year of activity with eight new start-ups joining its acceleration programme.

Nium: Inside B2B’s Newest Global Payments Unicorn

Covering global payments and ecommerce, Nium is now valued at over $1bn, with a run rate topping $100m, and has attracted over $200m funding in 2021 alone.
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Global Payments Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Global Payments founded?

    Global Payments was founded in 1967.

  • Who are Global Payments key executives?

    Global Payments's key executives are Jeff Sloan, Paul Todd and Gaylon Jowers, Jr.

  • How many employees does Global Payments have?

    Global Payments has 25,000 employees.

  • What is Global Payments revenue?

    Latest Global Payments annual revenue is $7.4 b.

  • What is Global Payments revenue per employee?

    Latest Global Payments revenue per employee is $296.9 k.

  • Who are Global Payments competitors?

    Competitors of Global Payments include Synchrony Financial, Square and Elavon.

  • Where is Global Payments headquarters?

    Global Payments headquarters is located at 3550 Lenox Rd NE Suite 3000, Atlanta.

  • Where are Global Payments offices?

    Global Payments has offices in Atlanta, Las Vegas, Niles, Plainview and in 19 other locations.

  • How many offices does Global Payments have?

    Global Payments has 24 offices.