Paystand Makes CNBC's 100 Startups to Watch List

Paystand, a Serra Capital II portfolio company, has recently been named for the second year in a row, to CNBC’s “100 Startups to Watch” list. The Upstart 100 is CNBC's exclusive list of promising young start-ups, featuring a diverse group of companies that are building brands and breaking industry barriers on the path to becoming tomorrow's household names.

Paystand is a next generation payment & eCommerce checkout system that enables any organization to receive money in their website, social network, or web application without transaction costs.

Source: https://www.cnbc.com/2018/10/09/cnbc-unveils-its-list-of-100-promising-startups-to-watch-in-2018.html

PayStand expands into Canada

Paystand, a Serra Capital II portfolio company, announced on June 13 that the company has officially expanded into Canada in order to offer new domestic payments infrastructure. Paystand's expansion into Canada represents a significant next step in the company’s acceleration, further expanding its global payments infrastructure.

Paystand is a next generation payment & eCommerce checkout system that enables any organization to receive money in their website, social network, or web application without transaction costs

Source: https://coingeek.com/paystand-expands-canada-offer-new-domestic-payments-infrastructure/

Paystand Secures $6M Series A Funding

Paystand, a Serra Capital II portfolio company, announced in November a $6M Series A funding round. BlueRun Ventures led the round, with participation from Serra Ventures.

Paystand is a next generation payment & eCommerce checkout system that enables any organization to receive money in their website, social network, or web application without transaction costs. They are the first multi-payment gateway that accepts credit cards (Visa/MasterCard/Amex/Discover), eCheck (ACH/Dwolla), and eCash (Bitcoins) with 0% transaction fees.

The money raised will be utilized by scaling its accounts receivable systems and launch a new free accounts payable product line.

Source: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20171115006571/en/PayStand-Secures-6M-Series-Funding-Disrupt-B2B

Paystand Introduces First Ever Blockchain Certification of Payments

Paystand, a Serra Capital II portfolio company, is leveraging the blockchain in a completely new way for enterprise payments. PayStand customers can now certify and notarize payments (from request to receipt) on the blockchain, ensuring the history of payments is secure, independently verifiable, and free of tampering.

Paystand  is a next generation payment & eCommerce checkout system that enables any organization to receive money in their website, social network, or web application without transaction costs.

Jeremy Almond, CEO of PayStand, enthused "Since the founding of the company, PayStand has been a huge believer that blockchain has the ability to radically transform financial services. Our newest blockchain certification product demonstrates our continued commitment to help enterprises leverage the cutting-edge and digital native technology to improve their payment, invoice, and billing process."

Source: http://moderndiplomacy.eu/index.php?option=com_k2&view=item&id=1931:paystand-introduces-first-ever-blockchain-certification-of-payments&Itemid=181

Paystand Named One of Top Ten Payment Companies on Mashable

Paystand, a Serra Capital II company, was listed as one of ten cutting-edge companies that are changing the way payments are made by Mashable.com on April 16. 

PayStand's mission is to use modern Internet and SaaS technologies to transform B2B payments. Their flexible platform enables customers to easily embed online payments into their websites, invoices and mobile applications while maintaining full control of their customer's payment experience. Their unique technology supports cards, ACH, eCheck and eCash in a single system, which promotes choice in digital payments and greatly simplifies tracking and reporting.

Source: http://mashable.com/2016/04/16/10-companies-changing-payments/#SIE.b6vro8qM

Paystand Featured on CNN

Paystand, a Serra Capital II portfolio company, was recently featured on CNN.com on April 2. Paystand allows customers to sell products and receive funds on personal websites and social networks without extra software, coding or a merchant account. The article explains Paystand’s new payment service and mentions Serra Capital as one of its investors.

Source: http://money.cnn.com/news/newsfeeds/gigaom/articles/2014_04_02_paystand_takes_on_paypal_with_a_new_e_commerce_service_that_accepts_bitcoin.html