Published: 04 January 2000
Analyst(s): Gerald Arcuri, Kim S. Underwood
CyberCash provides a suite of payment software and services that lets merchants conduct electronic commerce via the Internet and also in a brick and mortar environment. It is best known for servicing credit cards over the Internet, but has also introduced a PayNow service, which enables payments directly from a checking account, and an InstaBuy service that facilitates one-click Internet buying. Although it has been in the electronic payment market since 1994, and by all accounts is considered an "old timer" by Internet standards, CyberCash has not reported a profit in any of its fiscal years. However, it continues to refocus its strategy, build partnerships, and increase its revenue and customer base.
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