Mollie compared to BitPay



PSP Features of Mollie compared to BitPay
Amsterdam, NetherlandsHQ BasedGeorgia, Atlanta, USA
Daily, fixed in EuroSettlements
Supported MerchantsBitpay keeps a list of supported merchants on their website
Cost per tx + transaction feeFee structure1% of transaction / could be more for high-risk industries
Bank fees
BitcoinPayment MethodsToo many to list, available on the API currency list request
Recurring Payments
Developer Friendly
Apple Pay SupportConsumer Cards support Apply Pay
Point of Sale Support
Unsupported Paid Feature Supported Unknown



Mollie, founded in 2004 by the Adriaan Mol, selling text messages to a mostly technical audience. The texting space changed when payments ecosystem. Mollie was an early adoptor of this new way of payments, and made a pivot to PSP and micro transaction payment provider.

Mollie grew into it’s PSP role early 2006/2007, and has not stopped there. Mollie is investing heavily in new and disruptie technologies. Mollie has been accepting Bitcoin Since 2014, however they announced to stop taking Bitcoin payments in q2 2019 due to skewed cost-benefit ratios on the payments.


American based Bitpay was founded in 2011.

Bitpay’s founders were early to the bitcoin movement and decided to go all in on this opportunity by building a bridge between the digital and traditional way of transacting globally.

Bitpay maintains a directory of places you can use cryptocurrencies to exchange for goods (vouchers, gift cards, or products), and plans to build more open tools in the future to be of use to the public.