Like the US-based Square, iZettle is best known as the provider of devices and software that allow smartphones and tablets to read credit cards.
The takeover comes less than three weeks after iZettle said it would list shares in Stockholm.
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Schulman described the merging of iZettle and PayPal as a "strategic fit" combining shared values and culture with complementary product offerings and geographies.
For 2018, iZettle expects to generate gross revenues of Dollars 165 million, and to process USD 6 billion worth of total payment volume (TPV) on its platform.
The company indicated earlier this month it would hold an initial public offering, but told Bloomberg that the PayPal merger aligns with the company's goals. "With almost half a million merchants on their platform, Jacob de Geer and his team add best-in-class capabilities and talent that will expand PayPal's market opportunity to be a global one-stop solution for omnichannel commerce". The combination will give PayPal in-store capabilities in 11 markets including Brazil, Nordic countries, France, and Mexico.
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Also, he said the clip illustrates that our brains decide what it wants to hear if there is an ambiguous signal like this one. Voellinger, an audiology specialist at Deaconess Gateway. "I definitely hear Yanny ", "I hear Laurel , I hear laurel ".
The deal will also help PayPal provide a more comprehensive suite of services to its merchants.
Under the leadership of CEO Dan Schulman, the company has been expanding aggressively through acquisitions and partnerships with large banks and technology firms including Bank of America, JPMorgan Chase & Co, Apple and Facebook. The company expects to generate gross revenues of around $165m this year, with approximately $6bn of total payment volume expected to be processed on its platform.
"By joining the PayPal family we'll become iZettle with superpowers and jump on a fast track to realise our vision".
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PayPal bought out mobile payments startup Paydiant for $280 million in 2015, and it continues to operate as a PayPal unit under its own brand today.