Goldman Sachs and Citi to offer bank accounts through Stripe


The banks will aim to attract new small-business customers by targeting the merchants that use Stripe's payment processing platform.


Visa, Mastercard, Stripe and eBay bail on Facebook's Libra ahead of key meeting


As regulatory pushback against Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency has accelerated, keeping the project together has become a major challenge, with Visa, Mastercard, Visa, eBay and Stripe joining PayPal in leaving the project.


Stripe’s valuation rises to $35B; Bank stocks a buy?


The fintech is now worth $10 billion more than its top rival, Square; cost cuts, asset growth and share buybacks could offset the headwinds from low rates.


Goldman, Stripe execs spar on future of financial services


Both companies want money to be "programmable." But how to go about it is a matter of dispute.


Financial firms reap benefits of hot venture capital market


A $245 million funding round for the payments processor Stripe contributed to heavy venture capital investment in the third quarter.


Where banks stumble in the competition for top tech talent


Financial firms need to focus developer teams on creating products, not fixing legacy IT issues and bad code.


Who needs banks? Stripe wants merchants to be card issuers


Sensing an opportunity in the small business credit card market, Stripe is setting out to outflank big banks by offering APIs to enable its clients to issue their own physical and virtual credit cards.