Bigcommerce, the leading e-commerce platform for fast-growth businesses, and Stripe, the easiest way to accept card payments online, today announced UK availability. The new integration with Stripe’s Connect platform now enables UK-based merchants using Bigcommerce to accept online payments in minutes – not days or weeks. Many entrepreneurs who run online businesses know that taking payments isn’t all that easy. Merchant accounts, payment gateways, forms to fill out, and activation waiting periods can lead to frustrations, especially when you’re just starting out and want to make money quickly. Stripe’s solution is simple and fully integrated into the Bigcommerce platform, making it easier for businesses to accept payments from customers directly on their own site. Read more HERE.
Kevin R. Maloney announced the appointment of Kevin R. Maloney to the post of executive vice president of sales and marketing.Read More
Revolution Growth today announced its new $525 million “Revolution Growth III” investment fund led by Steve Case, Donn Davis and Ted Leonsis.Read More
Steve Case made a surprise announcement at the Google for Entrepreneurs Demo Day that he intends to invest $100,000 in each of the four female-founded startups.Read More
Handy Raises $50 Million in Series C Funding, Solidifies Standing as Leader in On-Demand Home Services
Handy, the world’s leading platform for on-demand home services, today announced a $50 million Series C funding round led by Fidelity Management.Read More