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PayPal Holdings, Inc.
Available inMultilingual
FoonditDecember 1998; 23 years ago (1998-12) (as Confinity)
Heidquarters2211 North First Street, San Jose, Californie, United States 95131
Coordinates37°22′37″N 121°55′21″W / 37.3770°N 121.9226°W / 37.3770; -121.9226Coordinates: 37°22′37″N 121°55′21″W / 37.3770°N 121.9226°W / 37.3770; -121.9226
Aurie servedWarldwide
Foonder(s)Max Levchin
Peter Thiel
Luke Nosek
Ken Howery
Key fowkJohn Donahoe (Chairman)
Daniel Schulman (CEO)
IndustryFinancial Services
ProductsCredit Cards, payment seestems
RevenueIncrease US$9.24 billion (2015)[1]
Operatin incomeIncrease US$1.46 billion (2015)[1]
ProfitIncrease US$1.22 billion (2015)[1]
Tot assetsIncrease US$28.88 billion (2015)[1]
Total equityIncrease US$13.75 billion (2015)[1]
Employees15,800 (2015)[1]
ParenteBay (2002–2014)
PayPal Credit
Xoom Corporation
Alexa rankDecrease 45 (August 2016)[2]
UsersIncrease 173 million (2015)
LaunchedDecember 1998 (1998-12)
Current statusActive
Native client(s) oniOS
Written inC++,[3] JavaScript (as Node.js),[4] Python[5]

PayPal Holdings, Inc. is an American company operatin a warldwide online payments seestem. Online money transfers serve as electronic alternatives tae tradeetional paper methods lik checks an money orders. PayPal is ane o the warld's lairgest Internet payment companies.[6] The company operates as a payment processor for online vendors, unction steids an ither commercial uisers, for which it chairges a fee.

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  1. a b c d e f "2015 Form 10-K, Visa Inc". United States Securities and Exchange Commission.
  2. " Site Overview". Alexa Internet. Retrieved 14 August 2016.
  3. Lextrait, Vincent (Januar 2010). "The Programming Languages Beacon, v10.0". Retrieved 14 Mairch 2010.
  4. Jeff Harrell. "Node.js at PayPal". Retrieved 6 September 2011.
  5. Hashemi, Mahmoud (December 2014). "10 Myths of Enterprise Python". Retrieved 7 November 2015.
  6. Mfonobong Nsehe (17 Juin 2014). "PayPal Extends Payment Services To Nigeria, 9 Other Countries". Forbes. Retrieved 23 November 2014.