December 4, 2021
Payments is big business in the UK. We have selected the top 150 Payments companies across the size spectrum to showcase. These startups and companies are all taking different approaches to innovating the Payments industry, that diversity of innovation is what makes the UK so great.
We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:
We have profiled the top 150 Payments startups, companies and firms in the UK. This list is in no particular order, all of the companies showcased here are exceptional companies, well worth following.
Wise is a money transfer service allowing private individuals and businesses to send money abroad without hidden charges.
Paysafe is a global payments provider offering a range of payments solutions for businesses and consumers.
Curve is a banking platform that consolidates cards and accounts into one smart card and app.
Checkout.com is an API-based platform providing online payment solutions that improve the user's checkout experience.
Form3 is a cloud native payments-as-a-service platform that designs, builds, and runs the technology that powers the future of payments.
GoCardless is a payment company that makes collecting payments by direct debit easy for everyone.
Railsbank believes that the embedded finance economy is a fundamentally different way of creating relationships between companies and consumers. It is passionate about enabling brands to build relevant finance experiences to drive customer engagement and loyalty.
Currencycloud specializes in a fully cloud-based platform for B2B cross-border payments.
Zepz is a money transfer service that helps migrants send money to their loved ones all over the world.
SumUp is a financial technology company that enables businesses to accept card payments at the Point-of-Sale or on the go.
PawaPay is a payments company that provides mobile payment solutions to African consumers or businesses.
Revolut is a financial services company that specializes in mobile banking, card payments, money remittance, and foreign exchange.
Paysend is a financial technology platform that enables any bank card (Visa or MasterCard) to send and receive money worldwide.
Modulr is a fintech company that provides Payments as a Service API for digital businesses.
PPRO is the top global provider of local payments infrastructure, powering growth for payment service providers.
dopay provides a cloud-based payroll service that allows employers to calculate salaries and make payments electronically.
Soldo is a multi-user expense account helping companies manage their budgets.
Trussle is a free online mortgage broker that works with much-needed transparency.
Token is an open banking payments platform driving the shift from traditional payment methods to bank payments.
Divido is a global white label consumer lending platform for financial institutions and multinational retailers.
Paga is a mobile payment company building an ecosystem to enable people digitally send and receive money, creating simple financial access.
Ebury is a financial services company designed to empower small and medium-sized businesses that want to trade internationally.
Escrow infrastructure as a service. We allow brands that consumers trust to go live with a fully branded escrow solution in 5 lines of code.
Fly Now Pay Later is a fintech company that helps consumers spread the cost of their travel over a flexible duration.
Zilch is a buy now, pay later app that allows its customers to shop wherever Mastercard is accepted.
Radically better insurance, fit for the future.
Upstream is leading the mobile internet revolution in high growth markets.
Rapyd is a payments platform that inserts fintech services into any app and simplifies the complex offering of local payment methods.
TransferGo offers international money transfers for both migrant workers & businesses using their digital account-to-account business model.
Paymentsense is a financial technology company providing card payment solutions for small and medium-sized businesses in the UK and Ireland.
Ravelin is a smart fraud detection and prevention platform that helps companies stop online payment fraud.
Goodlord offers a cloud-based software to help estate agents, landlords, and tenants manage the rental process.
Yoyo Wallet is a mobile payment, loyalty and marketing platform.
Sonovate solves cash flow and admin headaches for users and suppliers of global contingent workforce solutions
Tymit is a provider of credit cards that offers financing purchases overtime and manages the monthly budget.
Taptap Send is an app that lets immigrants send money back home at great rates
YayPay is intelligent accounts receivables automation
Mishipay is an app allowing you to never have to stand in line to pay at a store again.
WeGift’s cloud-based, open API solutions allow businesses to transfer value to consumers, in real-time and globally.
Mode is building the next-gen financial ecosystem allowing consumers and businesses to connect in ways that have never before been achieved.
Weavr is an online platform that creates, integrates, deploys, and runs digital payment flows.
Banked provides an account-to-account payment software platform.
Previse has pioneered algorithm-driven invoice payment decisions.
Kantox is a leader in Currency Management Automation software that enables businesses to automate their end-to-end FX workflow
Tipjar is a cashless and contactless tipping platform.
Glint is a FinTech with an app and debit card that enables clients to save, exchange, spend and send multi-currencies and physical gold.
APEXX consolidates global payment providers into a single integration point, optimising the cost of complex payment ecosystems.
Percent is the API-first fintech powering purpose worldwide.
BaaS (Banking as a Service), white label, mobile digital asset friendly: wallets, cards, payment gateways, IBANs, for communities
Omnio Group is a market leading provider of cloud-based banking and payment services.
Cryptopay is a digital currency firms, offering crypto-wallets, debit cards, B2B payments, & investments.
Ixaris is a payment optimization company that helps businesses make smarter payment choices.
Comma is a platform that makes it easy for businesses to pay salaries, taxes, and invoices by revolutionizing the payments system.
Web2-to-web3 conversion funnels for the next generation of apps.
Mobile Order & Pay designed to boost your profits
Supercharge your benefits, save time and money
DNA Payments is committed to build a transparent business model, so that customers can easily track their money at each stage.
Real time global liquidity management, FX and international payments on CBDCs and tokenized money for banks and central banks
Rezolve allows any kind of product or media to instantly trigger a highly relevant, contextual engagement between consumer and retailer
Judopay is a mobile-first payments platform.
Yumpingo is an internet company that specializes in customer engagement and analytics platforms designed for the Hospitality Industry.
AEVI provides a platform for merchant-facing businesses that enables them to upgrade to more agile, more data-driven propositions.
Monitise is a technology and services company that delivers mobile banking, payments, and commerce networks.
Trilo is a new ecosystem, one for people to pay people, with no middlemen what. so. ever.
FNA is a deep technology analytics company that offers financial system services.
TruRating offers businesses with a POP rating system that analyses customer satisfaction.
We provide bank account aggregation and personal financial management service.
Loot Financial Services is a banking and money management app for students.
Uncapped is a provider of revenue-based financing that enables founders to raise growth capital without interest or equity.
Applied Blockchain builds private and secure business applications
Platform to contextually manage your identity and transact with the services of the emerging web3 digital economy.
Making online payment simple for Africa
The Pepper platform supports white label apps for mobile payment, discovery, digital loyalty, social media marketing, and actionable data.
Connecting the world through instant payments
Propoly is a digital platform that enables letting agents to use the latest technologies to reduce on admin. (Acquired in 2021 by LFL)
Lumio is you Intelligent wealth mentor. With the simple aim to maximize your money around your lifestyle
Paddle is a Revenue Delivery Platform for B2B SaaS companies that powers growth across acquisition, renewals, and expansion.
Osu provides businesses and consumers with a fast, simple, and safe push-payment solution.
Lendable is a lending platform.
Freemarket accelerate's businesses growth by giving them access to cross-border payments and currency exchange optimized for their needs.
Cybertonica uses Machine Learning and AI to manage risk and fraud, increasing trust and growing frictionless banking and m/e-payments.
Vitesse is the smart way to make secure global money transfers.
Flexion is a monetization and distribution platform for developers and publishers.
Payhawk is the financial system of tomorrow that combines credit cards, payments, expenses and cash into one integrated experience.
Red Flag develops an automated accounting, expenses, and invoicing platform for SMEs.
Smart Spend Management Software, SaaS, B2B Payment Service
InPlayer is a video and digital asset monetization platform.
Easy Payment Gateway is quite possibly the worlds best online payment gateway.
Hammock is a technology platform that helps landlords reconcile transactions on the go.
Rizq is the UK's first alternative Islamic digital banking app.
Payment Platform & Payments Hub
MONI - a micro-banking platform for the Millennials
acasa is a household management tool and bill splitting package that helps students, sharers and couples.
Azimo is an online money transfer company that provides a fast, secure, and low-cost alternative to legacy high street remittance services.
Helping regulated sectors take payment faster
Easy and fast banking for cashing out crypto
Manigo is a full stack Banking as a Service (BaaS) provider
Paymob is a payment rail for mobile business apps
Tired of carrying all your debit and credit cards without even knowing which one to use for which kind of payment? Try VitraCard!
We’re revolutionising the way travellers discover, plan and book a trip.
Merchant provider for online merchants with 300+ payment methods to make global business.
B2B pre-ordering platform for integrated e-commerce solutions for businesses serving food and beverages
Mobile payments with perks
B2B blockchain payments platform for SMEs.
Primer enables e-commerce merchants and online payments facilitators to consolidate their payments services stack.
Paytia is a specialist telephone payment processor. We protect your customers by keeping their credit card details secure.
Ubio provide direct booking capabilities for travel metasearch websites and apps.
Agitate is a payment and identity company.
Banking Ecosystem for SMEs trading internationally
Fintech, connect EU/ Non EU business, SEPA, SWIFT, a built financial ecosystem for B2B, DEPP (Dynamic Escrow Payment Protocol)
The only worldwide golf reservations platform and course operations technology infrastructure
Krowd to help people sift through the millions of products and services online.
Transper is a fintech platform that provides liquidity and transparency in deep tier supply chain reducing costs and credit risk.
Telleroo is one unified way for accountants & bookkeepers to make payments on behalf of clients
Loyalize is a white label payment, loyalty and customer engagement platform
AssetVault allows customers to catalogue all their physical and digital assets in one secure register.
Identity authentication platform
Platform for the Internet of Value.
CAKE is revolutionizing the way restaurants and bars engage with their customers.
Kashing uses smart payment technology that enables independent businesses to accept card payments.
Fair, Fast, Secure direct from bank payments that are convenient for merchants and their customers. Powered by Open Banking
Insightful Innovation in Working Capital
Paychant enables businesses and individuals in Africa to accept digital currencies as payment in their day-to-day commerce.
LoyalT® is a reward points distribution network on blockchain, making it profitable for businesses and rewarding for customers
KlickEx, an online currency exchange service, connects banks, local businesses and consumers with the best possible exchange rates.
Digital loyalty system for independent retailers and eateries
SETL is a technology company that focuses on blockchain settlements and payments.
Thumbzup Offers your merchant customer base an affordable, secure and fully certified MPOS solution.
AstroPay is a Latin America-based payment solutions provider for online transactions.
Railways Pension Scheme is a financial set authority that offers a pension scheme for all eligible rail employees.
Moni is a mobile money transfer platform that enables its users to transfer funds from their bank account directly into that of a recipient.
Magnetto is a developer of digital products predominantly for retailers.
Buy, sell and trade digital currencies with Senit
Moneymailme is a mobile application that enables its users to receive and transfer payments with others.
Unlimint provides fast-growing innovative businesses with a constantly evolving business interface, made by innovators for innovators.
Crosspay is a money transfer platform for the here and now, as well as the premier digital giving solution for churches and ministries.
Muniy offers banking for everyone, extending the digital banking revolution to more aspects of people's lives.
Kitchen & Ops Automation, POS, App Integration & Payments. Shopwave helps the worlds leading restaurant and retail brands to scale globally.
Worldpay is a global leader in payments processing technology and solutions for their merchant customers.
Sush.io is a cloud-based financial dashboard that helps users track online expenditure, revenue and bank operations.
Blockchain Interoperability - Complex Transactions Monetised - Blockchain Agnostic Platform - Q2iD - ID Control - Q2iPay
We provide international payment solutions for the most innovative internet business models.
Digital Only Mobile Payment Application
WeOrder is a mobile ordering platform for bars, pubs, cafes, diners, and restaurants.
Tradiio is a music app for web and mobile which blends streaming with direct-to-fan recurring payments for artists.
Powering the digital payments revolution with our award-winning Banking-as-a-Service platform
There are times when carrying a wallet or a purse is impractical, uncomfortable or just downright risky. Ask joggers and cyclists.
RemitRadar services the needs of an emerging global community of 2.5bn people dependant on remittance services.
Coowry is a mobile application that allows to using of mobile airtime to exchange stuff.