YapStone

paymentsprocessors

FOUNDING YEAR: 1999
LOCATION: United States
Last Update: 19/01/2021

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About

Yapstone is a provider of online and mobile payment solutions for global marketplaces, software, and large vertical markets, powering electronic payments for sharing economy platforms, such as HomeAway and VRBO, software companies, such as Kigo, and thousands of apartment and vacation rental companies, homeowners' associations, self-storage companies, and many other markets.

MEDICI Analysis

YapStone is a platform that provides payments & processing services for both web and mobile channels. It offers solutions for online marketplaces and large industrial markets such as real estate, homeowners associations, and vacation rentals. The company has been recognized on the Inc. 5000 list of the Fastest-Growing Private Companies for 10 consecutive years.

Focus

PRODUCTS & SERVICES

The company offers four main products such as Pay, Protect, Blend, and Focus. Pay: It enables customers to send and receive payments on any device. Protect: It provides sophisticated security tools for customers that help them to manage risk, combat fraud, and minimize chargebacks. It uses tokenization technique to provide safety for customer account details. Blend: It can easily integrate with other payment/software APIs. Focus: It simplifies the business reporting process and also streamlines all administrative tasks in a single platform. The company offers customized payments services for online market places.

REVENUE MODEL

The company earns revenue by charging a small percentage of the processing fee per transaction.

MAIN CLIENTS

HomeAway

Vacation Rental Pros

VBRO

KIGO

LiveRez

RNS

RealTimeRenta

etc.

EXISTING PARTNERSHIPS

In March 2019

the company partnered with Priority Technology to create a real estate payments venture within Priority Real Estate Technology (PRET). In July 2018

the company partnered with PPRO Group to bring APMs (alternative payment methods) to global marketplaces. Some of the other partners include TransUnion

SmartMove

Yardi

MRI Software

SS&C

Skyline

etc.

COMMENT

YapStone's Transact platform is built on a foundation of micro-services which lets the company customize solutions specific to marketplaces. The platform features include the acceptance of global alternative payment methods (APMs), simplified micro-merchant onboarding & payouts, a set of industry-centric APIs, and a comprehensive developer portal.

Traction

VALUATION / MARKET CAP:

$480 M in 2018

VALUATION COMMENT:

According to third-party data sources, the company's valuation is at ~$480 million. (Feb. 2018)

COMPANY TYPE:

For Profit

REVENUE

$10M+ in 2014

REVENUE COMMENT:

According to third-party news sources, the company annual revenue was $270 million in 2017.

TRANSACTIONS VALUE:

$20 B in 2019

company provided insights
Web Traffic

Web Traffic

MONTHLY VISITS

20,744

AVERAGE VISITS (6 MONTHS)

25,104.41

MONTHLY VISITS GROWTH

-11.11%

VISIT DURATION

158

VISIT DURATION GROWTH

-69.09%

PAGE VIEWS VISIT

2.63

PAGE VIEWS VISIT GROWTH

-57.39%

BOUNCE RATE

57.59%

BOUNCE RATE GROWTH

17.32%

GLOBAL TRAFFIC RANK

867,073

MONTHLY RANK CHANGE

41,818

MONTHLY RANK GROWTH

5.07%

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