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PayPal Holdings, Inc.
Available in Multilingual
Foondit December 1998; 20 years ago (1998-12) (as Confinity)
Predecessor(s) Confinity
Heidquarters 2211 North First Street, San Jose, Californie, United States 95131
Coordinates 37°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 served Warldwide
Foonder(s) Max Levchin
Peter Thiel
Luke Nosek
Ken Howery
Key fowk John Donahoe (Chairman)
Daniel Schulman (CEO)
Industry Financial Services
Products Credit Cards, payment seestems
Revenue Increase US$9.24 billion (2015)[1]
Operatin income Increase US$1.46 billion (2015)[1]
Profit Increase US$1.22 billion (2015)[1]
Tot assets Increase US$28.88 billion (2015)[1]
Total equity Increase US$13.75 billion (2015)[1]
Employees 15,800 (2015)[1]
Parent eBay (2002–2014)
Subsidiaries Braintree
PayPal Credit
Xoom Corporation
Alexa rank Decrease 45 (August 2016)[2]
Advertisin No
Registration Yes
Users Increase 173 million (2015)
Launched December 1998 (1998-12)
Current status Active
Native client(s) on iOS
Written in C++,[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. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 "2015 Form 10-K, Visa Inc". United States Securities and Exchange Commission. 
  2. " Site Overview". Alexa Internet. Retrieved August 14, 2016. 
  3. Lextrait, Vincent (January 2010). "The Programming Languages Beacon, v10.0". Retrieved 14 March 2010. 
  4. Jeff Harrell. "Node.js at PayPal". Retrieved September 6, 2011. 
  5. Hashemi, Mahmoud (December 2014). "10 Myths of Enterprise Python". Retrieved 7 November 2015. 
  6. Mfonobong Nsehe (17 June 2014). "PayPal Extends Payment Services To Nigeria, 9 Other Countries". Forbes. Retrieved 23 November 2014.