Bolt compared to Coingate



PSP Features of Bolt compared to Coingate
San Fransisco, California, USAHQ BasedLithuania
Bolt keeps a list of supported merchants on their websiteSupported Merchants
1.8% of transactionFee structure
Bank fees
CurrenciesBitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, Tron, Ripple, Cardano and many other ERC20 tokens
Payment Methods
Yes, via Recurly or other recurring payment servicesRecurring Payments
Developer Friendly
Apple Pay Support
Point of Sale Support
Unsupported Paid Feature Supported Unknown



Founded in the USA in 2014, Bolt was created to set a new standard for eCommerce.

The team at Bolt spent over 2 years before launching their first version of their Checkout product.

Bolt got serious VC traction starting around 2016, where they raised over $215M in VC Funding and growing their team significantly.

Bolt now has a ‘CheckoutOS’ which consists of products that include checkout, payment and fraud detection.

Customers of Bolt include Akira, Forever 21 and Solo Stove.


Founded in 2014 under the name ‘Virtualios Valiutos’, Coingate spent a year building their product before going live in 2015.

By 2018 Coingate also offers Ethereum and Litecoin payments.

In 2019 the company changed their name one last time before turning into Coingate to ‘Decentralized’.