Klarna is one of the leading payment providers in Europe and a newly licensed bank that wants to revolutionize the payment experience for buyers and sellers. Founded in Stockholm, Sweden, in 2005, Klarna gives online shoppers the ability to pay by invoice, installment, or immediately upon order via direct debit or direct debit - providing a safe and easy checkout experience.
In 2014, Klarna merged with Sofort GmbH to create the Klarna Group. Since 2017, the direct German competitor BillPay has been part of the Klarna Group. Klarna works with around 170,000 dealers in Europe and North America. The company employs 2,500 people and operates in 17 countries.