Lemon Way is an accredited Payment Institution (as defined in the European Payment Services Directive) under Interbank Code (CIB) 16568, headquartered in Montreuil, France, with entities/offices in the UK, Germany, Spain, as well as Italy.
Lemon Way provides innovative and secured payment collection, segregation, and advanced control/anti-fraud services (cards, credit transfers, direct debits, etc.) to eCommerce websites & apps, as well as actors of the sharing economy, in 30 European countries: crowdfunding (lending-based, equity-based, donation-based, factoring-based), marketplaces (car pooling/sharing, house sharing, other services-based marketplaces), money-pots, mobile payments, etc.
Created in 2007 by bank & payment experts, the B2B company has, since it obtained a Payment Institution license on the 24th of December 2012, won numerous prizes (French National research competition "Jeune Entreprise Innovante" in 2008, FinTech 50 London Award in 2014, Red Herring's Top 100 Europe Winner in 2016, Award "Coup de Coeur" winner at the 2016 Deloitte In Extenso Technology Fast 50) and developed a strong European clients base, with more than 2.4M payment accounts opened and nearly 1B EUR of processed payment transactions in 2016.
Lemon Way SAS is supervised by the Central Bank of France, ACPR (Autorité de Contrôle Prudentiel & de Résolution), responsible for supervising the banking and insurance sectors in France. The company is a proud member of various European crowdfunding associations, of "La French Tech", as well as a permanent member of the French Association for Payment Institutions & Electronic Money.
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