Bitbond and Stripe Partner to Support SME’s

Press release by Bitbond on 12th December 2018

PRESS RELEASE: Under embargo until Wednesday, December 12th 11:00 am CET



Founded in 2013, Bitbond has secured its status as an established SME lending platform. Bitbond brings fast and reliable financing solutions to small businesses all over the world. Today the Berlin-based platform has announced that it has joined Stripe’s Partner Program as a verified partner.


Bitbond’s technology-based infrastructure, combined with Stripe’s seamless payments platform, helps merchants have more control of their financing and gain access to quick capital through small business loans.


The goal of this program is to increase and support e-commerce by helping companies finance, run, and scale their businesses. Both Bitbond and Stripe are technology-based companies who have a common goal, which is to help online businesses thrive and grow.


Stripe is a technology company that builds economic infrastructure for the internet.
Millions of businesses of every size use Stripe today to accept online payments and run
complex global operations. Whereas Bitbond is a fintech company that provides financing solutions. This includes flexible financing, instant credit and making financing available to businesses globally.


Stripe Verified Partners undertake a rigorous security and verification process, so that
users can be confident in the quality of the partner’s integration with Stripe. Therefore Bitbond has been quality assured by Stripe.


Founder & CEO of Bitbond, Radoslav Albrecht said “Bitbond joining Stripe’s partnership program is the next step forward for e-commerce businesses. Together, Bitbond and Stripe create a more integrated experience, to provide financing for online merchants”.


About Bitbond

Bitbond is the first global marketplace lending platform for small business loans. Individual and institutional investors fund working capital loans of small business owners to earn above average fixed-income returns. Bitbond conducts a credit check on all borrowers based on data from their business accounts.


By using blockchain technology for payment processing, Bitbond and its users are independent of banks. Bitbond is the first German regulated financial services provider that uses blockchain technology.


Before founding Bitbond, Radoslav Albrecht Bitbond worked for Deutsche Bank London in sales and trading and Roland Berger Strategy Consultants.


About Stripe
Stripe is a technology company that builds economic infrastructure for the internet.
Businesses of every size—from new startups to public companies like Salesforce and
Facebook—use the company’s software to accept online payments and run technically
sophisticated financial operations in more than 100 countries. Stripe helps new companies
get started and grow their revenues, and established businesses accelerate into new
markets and launch new.



Mollie Thick

Marketing Manager at Bitbond


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