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$9 billion Stripe just bought a payments startup backed by Eric Schmidt as it goes after even larger customers

$9 billion Stripe just bought a payments startup backed by Eric Schmidt as it goes after even larger customers

Stripe, a $9 billion startup, has purchased Index, a point-of-sale-software developer backed by Eric Schmidt’s Innovation Endeavors. The move comes as Stripe goes after larger customers such as Allianz, Booking.com, and Zillow. The acquisition of Index will give Stripe a formal product for physical stores for the first time. Stripe, the $9 billion payments-processing startup, has purchased Index, an in-store-payments startup backed by the former Google CEO Eric Schmidt’s venture-capital firm, Innovation Endeavors. Index provides software for in-store payments systems, like the PIN pads you use to […]

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