Boku, Inc.

paymentsmobile/digital walletsoftware/whitelabel/apis-payments

FOUNDING YEAR: 2008
LOCATION: United States
Last Update: 01/05/2020

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About

Boku Inc. (AIM: BOKU) is one of the worlds leading providers of carrier commerce and mobile identity solutions. Bokus technology platform, which is linked to more than 177 mobile network operators worldwide, verifies user identity, executes payments, and provisions new services, simplifying daily mobile interactions between consumers and digital organizations.Bokus technology platform is used in over 59 countries with over 815 million verified transactions in 2019, contributing $5 billion to the digital economy. Businesses that currently employ Bokus platform to simplify sign-up, acquire new paying users and prevent fraud include global leaders such as Apple, Discover, Experian, Facebook, Fiserv, Google, Microsoft, Netflix, PayPal, Sony, Spotify, Uber and Western Union.Boku Inc. was incorporated in 2008 and is headquartered in London, UK, with offices in various locations globally including in the US, Mumbai, Munich, Beijing, Paris, Sao Paulo, Singapore, Taipei, and Tokyo.

MEDICI Analysis

Boku was acquired by DaoPay GmbH on September 2, 2015. Boku is direct carrier billing mobile payments company. Its bank-grade payments technology allows consumers to charge purchases to their mobile phone bill.

Focus

PRODUCTS & SERVICES

Mobile Commerce/Mobil Payments by providing carrier billing service. It is providing mobile-enhanced payments in e-commerce and at physical point-of-sale.

REVENUE MODEL

Boku generates revenue from transaction fees.

MAIN CLIENTS

Clients include Facebook

Electronic Arts

Disney

Sony and Zynga

EXISTING PARTNERSHIPS

Partnerships with Vodafone in the UK and with AT&T in the U.S and has developed payments APIs for Telefonica group

Traction

VALUATION / MARKET CAP:

$233.3 M in 2015

REVENUE

0.0 in 2013

ACTIVE USERS:

4000.0000

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