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  • 01 Dec 2020
    - More than a quarter of those starting their shopping early would prefer not to visit shops in person when they open

    Dublin, 2nd December 2020 – New research[1] from PayPal reveals that one third (33%) of Irish consumers are Christmas shopping earlier this year due to lockdown. This translates to approximately...

  • 03 Nov 2020

    PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: PYPL) today announced its third quarter results for the period ended September 30, 2020. The earnings release and related materials discussing these results can be...

  • 21 Oct 2020
    Will enable cryptocurrency as a funding source for digital commerce at its 26 million merchants

    The migration toward digital payments and digital representations of value continues to accelerate, driven by the COVID-19 pandemic and the increased interest in digital currencies from central...

  • 20 Oct 2020
    - 76% of consumers bought products online during this period

    - 76% of consumers bought products online during this period
    - A third of people planning to buy more online going forward
    - Top benefits of online shopping cited as home delivery availability and no queues, while 21% said payment security was a main advantage
    - 59% of Irish people bought from international sellers during lockdown

  • 23 Sep 2020
    • PayPal’s Irish business customers can spend money online or in-person at over 52 million Mastercard acceptance locations worldwide
    • Unlimited 0.5% cash back on all eligible purchases
    • No monthly fees and no foreign exchange fees

    PayPal today announces the launch of its first Business Debit Mastercard in Ireland, offering business customers instant access to their available PayPal funds or PayPal balance for online and in-store business purchases. As part of the new service, PayPal is also offering unlimited cashback for Irish business account holders.

  • 16 Jul 2020
    • PayPal Giving Fund Ireland, a new registered charity, will help the fundraising efforts of charities and make giving easier for donors
    • During the pandemic, four in five charity donations in Ireland were made online
    • 68% of Irish consumers are planning to make online donations going forward
    • A quarter of people in Ireland are engaging more in charity activities than before
    • PayPal Giving Fund means 100% of donations go to selected cause

    With PayPal’s support, PayPal Giving Fund Ireland is launching today to enable people to support their favourite charities online and help such organisations raise vital funds. In 2019 alone, PayPal processed a record $10.3 billion in charity donations across the globe, demonstrating the scale and appeal of online donations for both charities and consumers.

  • 24 Jun 2020
    • 81% believe supporting local economy is key to emerging from crisis
    • 65% of Irish shoppers said cashless is important for them
    • Some 1.9 million people do not want to use cash going forward
    • More than two thirds of consumers are open to trying new contactless methods in stores

    New research from PayPal, conducted by Ipsos and involving 2,000 consumers in Ireland, reveals that cashless will be crucial as Irish consumers look to support local businesses following the Covid-19 lockdown.

  • 19 May 2020
    New In-App Feature Enables In-Person Payments in an era of Social Distancing

    PayPal has today rolled out the ability to use QR Codes to buy and sell goods in Ireland and 27 other markets around the globe. From local takeaway coffee shops to selling secondhand goods - the rollout of the QR code functionality in the PayPal app allows customers to buy or sell in in-person, safely and securely, and touch free.

  • 06 May 2020

    PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: PYPL) today announced its first quarter results for the period ended March 31, 2020. The earnings release and related materials discussing these results can be found...

  • 04 May 2020
    Supporting a global day of unity on the 5th of May 2020, as part of our continued response to the global pandemic

    Extending its long-standing relationship with GivingTuesday.org, PayPal has today announced it is supporting #GivingTuesdayNow, a new global day of giving and unity as an emergency response to the...

  • 27 Apr 2020

    PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: PYPL) today released its third annual Global Impact Report, publishing its environmental, social, and governance (ESG) strategies and activities of its global...

  • 23 Mar 2020
    A Message from PayPal’s President and CEO, Dan Schulman

    This is an unprecedented time in our history. The COVID-19 pandemic is having an impact on the health of our loved ones, the businesses we rely upon, the health of the global economy, and the way...

  • 27 Feb 2020

    PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: PYPL) has been carefully assessing the effect of COVID-19 as conditions continue to evolve. We are prioritizing the health and safety of our employees and supporting...

  • 14 Feb 2020
    • 35% of businesses currently accept social commerce, with a further 26% planning to accept it in 2020
    • A third of social shoppers purchase via social platforms on weekly basis
    • Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp are most popular platforms for social shopping
    • More than a third of consumers would not buy through social platforms, with security and trust the biggest concerns

    According to PayPal’s Global mCommerce Report*, 61% of businesses are expected to embrace social commerce in 2020. The global survey, carried out by Ipsos for PayPal, involved 22,000 consumers and 4,602 businesses across the world.

  • 29 Jan 2020
    Q4 2019 Revenue grew 17% to $4.96 billion; 18% FX-neutral revenue growth

    Global technology platform and digital payments leader PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: PYPL) today announced fourth quarter and full year results for the period ended December 31, 2019. "PayPal...

  • 16 Jan 2020
    Over $1 billion processed during holiday season and over $100 million processed on GivingTuesday

    PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: PYPL) today announced that it processed a record $10.3 billion in donations to charities around the world in 2019, and more than $1 billion in the month of December...

  • 06 Jan 2020

    PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: PYPL) announced today that it has completed its acquisition of Honey Science Corporation for approximately $4 billion in cash. This transaction will transform the...

  • 19 Dec 2019

    PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: PYPL) announced today that it has completed its acquisition of a 70% equity interest in Guofubao Information Technology Co., Ltd. (GoPay), following approval of the...

  • 20 Nov 2019
    Advances PayPal's leadership in digital commerce

    PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: PYPL) today announced that it has agreed to acquire Honey Science Corporation, a rapidly-growing technology platform for shopping and rewards, for approximately $4...

  • 20 Nov 2019
    New PayPal research finds UK businesses going social – but are they moving quickly enough?

    From firing out messages on Snapchat to sharing our lives on Facebook and Instagram, there’s no denying social media plays an ever-increasing role in our daily lives. Yet, according to new...

  • 14 Nov 2019
    People in Ireland remit more than $2.5 billion annually

    PayPal today launched Xoom, its international money transfer service, in Ireland. It enables people in Ireland to quickly send money to, pay bills for and top up phones in more than 130 markets internationally.

  • 01 Nov 2019
    • Participating charities included Suicide or Survive, Educate Together, Home Education Network, Ruhama, The Sickle Cell Society and Zest4Kidz
    • Employees from five different PayPal offices took part in the event
    • Mental wellness app among solutions developed

    For the fourth year running, PayPal teammates and charities joined forces to develop digital solutions and systems for their most pressing digital needs. In total, 24 people from five different PayPal offices – including Dublin, Dundalk, Paris, Amsterdam and Berlin – took part in the hackathon.

  • 23 Oct 2019
    Revenue of $4.38 billion, growing 19%

    Global technology platform and digital payments leader PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: PYPL) today announced third quarter results for the period ended September 30, 2019. "We had an excellent...

  • 19 Sep 2019
    • Cash and ‘old’ banking methods frustrate efforts to pay back family and friends
    • Research reveals 300,000 people have fallen out with family and friends over unpaid debts
    • PayPal’s Louise Phelan declares war on cash by scrapping fees for Euro transfers in Ireland
    • PayPal has more than 1 million active accounts in Ireland

    PayPal has scrapped its fees for Euro money transfers between friends and family in Ireland to encourage more consumers to turn away from cash and embrace faster mobile payments.

  • 15 Jul 2019

    Today, PayPal launched Xoom—its international money transfer service—in 32 markets1 across Europe. People in these markets can now use Xoom to quickly send money, pay bills or top up phones to more th...

  • 03 Jun 2019

    There has been tremendous change in digital commerce in recent years and several things are transforming the next phase of global commerce. The dominance of mobile. The increasing pace of non-cash...

  • 03 Jun 2019

    PayPal has today launched its PayPal Commerce Platform, a flexible, customisable platform that helps businesses of all sizes to grow, scale and thrive in the complex world of global digital commerce.

  • 24 Apr 2019
    GAAP EPS of $0.56, increasing 34%; non-GAAP EPS of $0.78, increasing 37% $0.08 EPS benefit related to PayPal’s strategic investment in MercadoLibre

    Global technology platform and digital payments leader PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: PYPL) today announced first quarter results for the period ended March 31, 2019. “We had a great start to the year..

  • 30 Jan 2019
    2019 Full Year Guidance Affirms October 2018 Preliminary Outlook

    Global technology platform and digital payments leader PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: PYPL) today announced fourth quarter and full year results for the period ended December 31, 2018. “In 2018 we set...

  • 15 Jan 2019
    • Research reveals relationships in the workplace are under strain due to colleagues failing to chip in for group gifts
    • Work colleagues are worst culprits for not paying their fair share
    • New feature enables Irish consumers to collect money and keep track of group spending with friends, family and colleagues

    Today PayPal unveils Money Pools, its latest innovation to help Irish consumers overcome problems with cash. Money Pools is designed to enable consumers to ‘chip in’ digitally for group purchases and is available now at no cost to over a million PayPal customers in Ireland.

  • 14 Jan 2019
    Allison Johnson brings two decades of innovative marketing experience to the company

    PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: PYPL) today announced the appointment of marketing veteran Allison Johnson to the position of executive vice president and chief marketing officer (CMO), effective today...

  • 15 Nov 2018

    PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: PYPL) announced today that it has completed its acquisition of Hyperwallet for approximately $400 million USD. This transaction will strengthen PayPal’s payout capabilit...

  • 13 Nov 2018
    • PayPal teammates had 24 hours to solve digital challenges for six Irish charities
    • People from eight different PayPal offices attended the event
    • Irish Youth Foundation was named the overall winner of the hackathon
    • Other charities involved were the Alzheimer Society of Ireland, ALONE, Down Syndrome Ireland, Focus Ireland and Child Vision

    The event, held at Castleknock Hotel and Country Club in Dublin, brought together PayPal teammates to solve the digital challenges of six Irish charities over a 24-hour period.

  • 18 Oct 2018
    GAAP EPS of $0.36, increasing 17%; non-GAAP EPS of $0.58, increasing 26%

    Global technology platform and digital payments leader PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: PYPL) today announced third quarter results for the period ended September 30, 2018. Financial highlights for thir...

  • 20 Sep 2018

    PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: PYPL) announced today that it has completed its acquisition of iZettle for approximately $2.2 billion USD. This transaction builds on PayPal’s strong set of products and...

  • 30 Aug 2018
    • New PayPal study finds Irish online shoppers spent an estimated €2.7BN overseas in past 12 months
    • 84% of online shoppers made a purchase from an international website
    • 1-in-5 Irish online shoppers made purchases exclusively on websites based outside of Ireland
    • PayPal urges Irish businesses to set their sights on the soon-to-be €10BN ecommerce market

    The number of Irish consumers shopping at international online stores exceeds the number of domestic online shoppers in Ireland, according to new PayPal research.

  • 25 Jul 2018
    GAAP EPS of $0.44, an increase of 29%; non-GAAP EPS of $0.58, an increase of 28%

    Global technology platform and digital payments leader PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: PYPL) today announced second quarter results for the period ended June 30, 2018. Financial highlights for second q...

  • 21 Jun 2018

    PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: PYPL) announced today that it has agreed to acquire Simility, a leading fraud prevention and risk management platform, for a purchase price of $120 million in cash, subj...

  • 19 Jun 2018

    PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: PYPL) announced today that it has agreed to acquire Hyperwallet, a leading global payout platform, for $400 million in cash, subject to certain adjustments. The acquisit...

  • 17 May 2018
    Expands offering in 12 markets, adding in-store capabilities in 11 markets

    PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: PYPL) announced today that it has agreed to acquire iZettle, the leading small business commerce platform in Europe and Latin America, for $2.2 billion USD. The acquisit...

  • 11 May 2018
    • Seven charities received donations as part of the PayPal Gives programme
    • SOSAD Dundalk, the Alzheimer Society of Ireland and the Rape Crisis Centre were among the charities nominated by teammates
    • Three more organisations received funding through the company’s Financial Inclusion Charity Grant initiative

    PayPal today announces that it has donated €65,000 ($80,000) to ten Irish charities. Seven of the charities received funding as part of the PayPal Gives grant programme. Another three organisations received grants through PayPal’s Financial Inclusion Charity Grant initiative.

  • 25 Apr 2018
    GAAP EPS grew 33% to $0.42; non-GAAP EPS grew 29% to $0.57

    Global technology platform and digital payments leader PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: PYPL) today announced first quarter results for the period ended March 31, 2018. "After a strong 2017, we entered...

  • 23 Apr 2018

    eBay (NASDAQ:EBAY) and PayPal (NASDAQ:PYPL) today confirmed the signing of a previously-announced agreement to offer PayPal as a way to pay on eBay until July 2023. This new agreement builds on the pa...

  • 31 Jan 2018
    Q4 GAAP EPS grew 57% to $0.50; Q4 non-GAAP EPS grew 30% to $0.55

    Global technology platform and digital payments leader PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: PYPL) today announced fourth quarter and full year results for the period ended December 31, 2017. “PayPal had a t...

  • 19 Oct 2017
    Revenue increased 21% to $3.239 billion, 22% FX-neutral revenue growth

    Global technology platform and digital payments leader PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:PYPL) today announced third quarter results for the period ended September 30, 2017. Financial highlights for the t...

  • 27 Sep 2017

    PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: PYPL) today announced it has appointed Rodney C. Adkins to its Board of Directors. A seasoned technology and business executive with experience leading transformative pr...

  • 26 Jul 2017
    Revenue increased 18% to $3.136 billion, 20% FX-neutral revenue growth

    Global technology platform and digital payments leader PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:PYPL) today announced second quarter results for the period ended June 30, 2017. Financial highlights for the secon...

  • 10 Jul 2017
    PayPal to Accelerate Entry into the Bill Pay Market with Leading Multi-channel Bill Payment Processor

    PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:PYPL) and TIO Networks Corp. (TSXV:TNC) today announced that PayPal has completed its previously announced acquisition of TIO Networks. In accordance with the terms of th...

  • 26 Apr 2017
    Q1 GAAP EPS increased 6% to $0.32, non-GAAP EPS increased 19% to $0.44

    Global technology platform and digital payments leader PayPal Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq:PYPL) today announced first quarter results for the period ended March 31, 2017. Financial highlights for the first...

  • 14 Feb 2017
    Expands PayPal’s Reach Into the U.S. Bill Payment Channel with More Than 10,000 Supported Billers, 65,000 Over-the-Counter Locations and 900 Operated Kiosks

    PayPal Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: PYPL) and TIO Networks Corp. (TSXV: TNC), a cloud-based multi-channel bill payment processing and receivables management company, today announced a definitive agreement...

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