WorldPay is a leading financial technology company, specialising in payment processing around the globe. With offices in the UK, Europe, US and Asia, we support 120 currencies, allowing our customers to trade and transact with their customers in a simple, effective and secure environment. We are firm believers in innovation and pioneered online payments. We process millions of online payments every day across a broad spectrum of industries and companies.
Company Growth (employees)
Parent Company
London, GB
Size (employees)
5,095 (est)+3%
Worldpay was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in London, GB

Worldpay Office Locations

Worldpay has offices in London, Manchester, Shanghai, Cambridge and in 8 other locations
London, GB (HQ)
25 Walbrook St.
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Worldpay Financials and Metrics

Worldpay Financials

Worldpay's revenue was reported to be £1.5 b in FY, 2016 which is a 15% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

1.5 b

Gross profit (FY, 2016)

566 m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

212.6 m

EBITDA (FY, 2016)

278.7 m

EBIT (FY, 2016)

198 m

Market capitalization (31-Oct-2017)

8.1 b

Closing share price (31-Oct-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2016)

177.9 m
Worldpay's current market capitalization is £8.1 b.
GBPFY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


1.5 b1.4 b1.5 b1.7 b1.3 b1.5 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

1.1 b1.1 b1.1 b1.3 b900 m945.1 m

Gross profit

369 m313 m380 m341 m419.7 m566 m
GBPFY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


370 m617 m63 m63 m58.8 m177.9 m

Accounts Receivable

328 m116 m148 m483 m108.6 m147.1 m

Current Assets

1.4 b1.3 b1.1 b1 b1.5 b1.4 b


67 m133 m191 m98 m105.7 m107.9 m
    GBPFY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

    Net Income

    68 m23 m8 m83 m104.2 m212.6 m

    Dividends Paid

    312.4 m92.9 m

    Income Taxes Paid

    (20 m)(23 m)(76 m)
      Y, 2016

      Financial Leverage

      2.3 x
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      Worldpay Operating Metrics

      Worldpay's Customers was reported to be 4 m in FY, 2015
      FY, 2014FY, 2015


      11.5 b13.1 b


      4 m


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      Worldpay Market Value History

      Worldpay Revenue Breakdown

      Worldpay's Web-traffic and Trends

      Worldpay Online and Social Media Presence

      Worldpay News and Updates

      Treasury held secret meetings with US department to speed up hefty RBS fine

      The UK Treasury has held a secret meeting with US officials to chivvy along a several-billion pound fine for Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS), Sky News has reported. The fine, which has been estimated by some analysts to be worth more than £5m, would draw a line under the bank's pre-bailout misconduc…

      European Online Gambling Operators Demand Investigation of Norway’s Payment Blocking System

      The European Gaming and Betting Association (EGBA) today announced that it has urged the Norwegian Data Protection Authority to investigate a long-standing online payment blocking scheme that, according to the gambling association, has been breaching the privacy of Norwegian citizens. EGBA is a Brus…

      Global e-commerce boom boosts Worldpay before merger as UK spending lags

      Strong growth in global online shopping made up for weaker UK growth for payments firm Worldpay in third-quarter ahead of its merger with US firm Vantiv. The FTSE 100 firm, formerly owned by Royal Bank of Scotland before being spun out after the financial crisis, today reported increased revenues…

      Travelers Are Open to the Internet of Things, Yet Privacy Concerns Persist

      The Internet of Things is radically changing the way we travel. A new Worldpay report looks at how consumers feel about these connected technologies, both good and bad.  -Dawn Rzeznikiewicz

      UK mobile payments spending triples in first half of 2017

      Retailers across the country are becoming more reliant on contactless and mobile payments, Worldpay report says.

      RBS' mis-selling fine is certain to highlight American hypocrisy

      It was hard to suppress a laugh last week at the sanctimonious angst of corporate America at the fine doled out by Brussels over Google’s anti-competitive behaviour by favouring its shopping service over those of rivals. Those Europeans, came the wailing from across the Atlantic, are extracting m…
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