Podcast: Amaryllis Was Founded on Demand and a Good Idea

Companies are like superheroes in that they all have an origin story, explaining how they started and began to build something meaningful. In this episode of the Software and Technology Podcast, host Tyler Kern sat down with Amaryllis...

Regulations Compliance

Companies that operate in “money industry” must comply with multiple local, national and international industry standards including proper data protection policy and infrastructure. Most of the time it involves substantial labor and...

Amaryllis Tokenization

According to the recent EMV (Europay, Mastercard, Visa) research, CNP (card-not-present) fraud losses are expected to increase from $5 Billion in 2017 to almost $6.5 Billion in 2018 and that is only in the USA. PCI DSS Council (Payment...

Amaryllis Platform Advantages

If you are considering building an international business or provide cross border services, sooner or later you will experience issues meeting the expectations of your clients from all over the world. There are many gateways and payment...

Foundation Is Laid, Momentum Kicks In For Amaryllis

Excerpt There comes a time in every startup’s life when momentum kicks in and everything becomes a whirlwind of activity. Or maybe that’s just startup life in general. Either way, Amaryllis CEO Mark Bishopp said that’s exactly where the startup has found...

Traditional Acquiring vs. Payment Facilitation

A Payment Facilitator (PF) is an entity that takes responsibility for the direction of funds between a buyer and a seller, eliminating the need to work with traditional payment companies. Here are some of ways the PF model differs from the traditional...

Payment Facilitaton : Regulatory Requirements

Payment Facilitation (PF) is one of the fastest growing segments in the payments industry and 2018 is poised to be another year of exponential growth. Due to the nature of the PF model where transactions are processed and funds...

A Seller Centric Approach to E-Commerce

Marketplace Commerce Marketplace commerce has achieved astonishing scale, fundamentally changing how we consume goods and work. This growth has disrupted many traditional industries as entirely new business models have emerged to address dramatic...

Startup Check-In: Amaryllis In Full Bloom

Excerpt: Unlike its namesake flower, startup payment platform Amaryllis did not bloom quickly or easily. It did, however, do so dramatically in pursuit of its goal to redefine “what good looks like” in the market. The startup Amaryllis was founded in 2011,...