23 Payments Startups in Germany to Watch in 2020

Germany's Payments sector is booming. This year’s list of the best 23 Germany Payments startups is an eclectic mix of hyper-growth scaleups, small creative startups and everything in between.

The last update was made on January 24, 2023.

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Wirecard is fastest-growing digital platforms in the area of financial commerce.

Munich   1001-5000   $1,010,132,753  


Neufund is building a blockchain-based and investor-directed platform which bridges the world of cryptocurrency and equity.

Berlin   1-10   $17,137,490  


Finiata provides working capital financing for freelancers and SME's over a fully automated data driven scoring technology.

Berlin   101-250   $30,929,505  


FinLab is a Germany-based investment company engaged in the building of companies in the financial services technologies.

Frankfurt   11-50   $12,822,195  


Traxpay is transforming the way businesses communicate, interact, and transact across the supply chain.

Frankfurt   11-50   $19,000,000  


PAYMILL is a payment solution platform that enables online businesses to accept payments on their websites within a very short time.

Munich   11-50   $18,000,000  


Sugartrends is an online marketplace for stores of all types around the world.

Cologne   11-50   $2,421,553  


MotionsCloud is an AI claims automation engine for property and motor insurances.

Munich   1-10   $40,000  

Northern Bitcoin

Northern Bitcoin has made it its mission to challenge the status quo of bitcoin mining, and to redefine it.

Frankfurt   11-50   $9,103,322  

USDX Wallet

USDX Wallet is a blockchain-based payment system without Banks, Borders or Fees.

Frankfurt   11-50   $1,750,000  


Siqens is a German start-up which provides self-sufficient energy systems.

Munich   11-50   $2,755,487  


Serrala is an international provider of solutions for inbound and outbound payments and related finance processes.



Leading virtual data room provider in Europe, enables fast and effective due diligence and solutions for the entire lifecycle of assets.

Frankfurt   101-250    


Online Payment with paydirekt - as natural as your own checking account you're shopping online want, easily and securely pay.

Frankfurt   11-50    

Smarthouse Media

Smarthouse Media GmbH is a full service provider of online financial applications.

Karlsruhe   11-50    

CAMELOT Management Consultants

CAMELOT is specialist for value chain management in the process, consumer packaged goods industrial manufacturing industries.


Euro Payment Group

Euro Payment Group is a service provider for electronic real-time payments with integrated risk management tools.

Frankfurt   11-50    


Freightly is a real-time logistics & transport management system.



Unidesq enables global brands to manage leading technologies of the programmatic advertising ecosystem with one platform.

Cologne   1-10    


powerpay21 is a Global FinTech Network that provides products and solutions for online merchants.



Sacura is a full-service contract research organization.

Münster   11-50    


KBA-MetalPrint is a manufacturer and supplier of multicolor metal printing and coating machines.


Spring Messe Management

spring Messe Management specializes in human resources management trade fairs and exhibitions.

Mannheim   43840    

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