You’re here because you’re a marketplace looking at becoming transactional, this will give you an overview of the why and the how as well as the really common pitfalls related to payments and how to avoid them.
Why go transactional?
We define marketplaces and platforms as businesses that are a central place where buyers and sellers can interact and who benefit from network effects. This photo was taken at a packed-out conference room at the marketplace conference (https://www.marketplaceconf.com/) in a pre-COVID 2018:
We’re an escrow infrastructure as a service business.