Alipay compared to Stripe



PSP Features of Alipay compared to Stripe
Shagnhai, ChinaHQ BasedDublin, Ireland and San Fransisco, USA
unkownSettlementsStripe can settle in several currencies. Currency specific fees are applicable to settlements
Alibaba has plug-n-play integration with most ecommerce SaaS solutions from the Asian marketsSupported Merchants
Fee structureEUR0.25 per transaction plus at least 1.4% of the transation and additional costs of addon products or based on card country origin. Generally this boils down to ~3% per transaction
Bank fees
7Currencies136 currencies to date
Credit CardsPayment MethodsCredit Cards, POS, and Direct Banking
Recurring Payments
Developer Friendly
Apple Pay Support
Point of Sale SupportStripe Terminal is a relatively new product launched by Stripe that enables people to use strupe for their POS
Unsupported Paid Feature Supported Unknown



Jack Ma’s payment company, branched off of Taobao in the early 2010’s. Currently AntGroup is the holding company that is China’s largest payment processor.

Alipay is making an effort to win merchants and sellers across the globe to integrate their payment flows and tools.


Stripe has been ‘the new kid on the block’ for the past years. Stripe gained gigantic traction by building a developer friendly product that’s got all you would ever need to run an online shop in western countries.

Their expansion into becomming the worlds best global PSP is progressing perfectly, as