Press Releases

Recurly Teams Up with Kount to Help Subscription-Based Merchants Combat Fraud

Recurly Inc., the enterprise-class subscription management platform, today announced a partnership with Kount, a leading provider of online and mobile fraud detection and prevention solutions to offer anti-fraud services focused on the needs of subscription-based merchants. Together, Kount and Recurly protect the revenue of subscription-based businesses from the losses and operational overhead caused by card-not-present fraud.

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Cyber Monday Starts Seasonal Surge for Subscriptions

Recurly, Inc., the enterprise-grade subscription management platform, released findings today from an examination of shopping volumes during the start of the holiday period, including Black Friday and Cyber Monday. On Cyber Monday 2015, subscription-based merchants experienced a 230 percent jump in total payment volume (TPV) as compared to other days during the study period.

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Recurly Raises $12 Million Series B Financing to fund Expansion of Rapidly Growing Subscription Billing Platform

Recurly Inc., the leading pay-as-you-go subscription billing platform, today announced that it has closed a $12 million Series B round of new financing. Devonshire Investors (the private investment firm affiliated with Fidelity Investments) led the round with participation from Greycroft Partners and existing investors, Polaris Partners and e.ventures. The new investment will allow Recurly to further accelerate the considerable momentum it has achieved over the last several years in the areas of product innovation, top-notch talent acquisition and customer and revenue growth. With this investment, Shervin Ghaemmaghami, from Devonshire Investors, will join the Recurly Board of Directors.

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Avalara and Recurly Partner on Sales Tax Integration

Avalara, Inc., a leading provider of cloud-based software that delivers a broad array of compliance solutions related to sales tax and other transactional taxes, today announced Recurly.com, the leading pay-as-you-go subscription billing management platform, has joined Avalara’s community of certified solution partners. Avalara’s solution partners are software publishers that integrate Avalara’s software as a service (SaaS) offering for sales tax management directly into their own applications.

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Echo Park Chamber of Commerce Makes Membership Easy Through New Technology

Recurly, the leading pay-as-you-go subscription billing management service, today announced the Echo Park Chamber of Commerce is using Recurly to streamline its membership billing operations to improve the convenience and efficiency of its overall membership experience. The Chamber serves the business people and residents of Echo Park, Los Angeles, CA, and using Recurly to collect recurring dues from its membership base is just one of the innovative ways it uses technology to make maintaining an active membership status as easy as possible.

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Recurly Appoints Renato Mascardo as Chief Technology Officer

Recurly, Inc., provider of the world’s most widely used subscription billing management platform, today announced the appointment of software industry veteran, Renato Mascardo as chief technology officer. Mascardo will focus on Recurly’s technical vision and operational excellence as the company scales to meet the demands of its growing customer base.

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Recurly Appoints Samuel Parker as Chief Operating Officer

Recurly, Inc. announced today that Sam Parker has joined the company as chief operating officer (COO). A 20-year business veteran and former executive of SAY Media, CBS Interactive and CNET Networks, Parker strengthens Recurly’s executive bench by bringing deep experience in scaling business operations.

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Recurly to Power Subscription Billing for AccuWeather, Inc.

Recurly, Inc. today announced that AccuWeather, the world’s leading multi-media weather company, has selected Recurly’s subscription billing platform to address the demands of modern subscription billing operations. AccuWeather provides data and information services to more than 175,000 paying customers and 245 of the Fortune 500 companies, spanning many industries, such as media, retail, healthcare, manufacturing, transportation, agriculture, and government, to inform critical business decisions by delivering weather warnings, forecasts, and prediction data to businesses and audiences worldwide.

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Recurly to Power Billing for Dish Digital

Recurly, Inc. announced a deal today to enable DISH Digital, a subsidiary of DISH Network (NASDAQ:DISH) and Echostar Corporation (NASDAQ:SATS) with Recurly’s automated recurring billing service. DISH Digital includes DishWorld, the IPTV international programming provider in the U.S. with 174 channels across 15 languages, and the Blockbuster On Demand digital movie service.

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Recurly Subscription Billing Service Achieves SAS 70/SSAE 16 Compliance

Recurly, the leading pay-as-you-go subscription billing service provider, today announced that it has achieved audited compliance for SAS 70 (Statement on Auditing Standards No. 70) and SSAE 16 (Statement on Standards for Attestation Engagements No. 16). Recurly’s audit results verify that it exceeds a high standard for controls around change management, data integrity access controls, data backups and physical security in its organization.

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Weather Underground Inc. Chooses Recurly for Subscription Billing Management

Recurly, the leading provider of pay-as-you-go recurring billing management, announced today that it was selected over numerous vendors to power subscription billing for Weather Underground, the Internet’s first weather service provider. Weather Underground provides weather data for major media outlets such as Google, CBS, and the Associated Press.

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Recurly Achieves Level 1 Payment Card Industry (PCI-DSS) Security Compliance

Recurly, the leading subscription billing services provider for developers, announced today that it has achieved confirmation of its status as a PCI Level 1 secure service. Web, Mobile, SaaS and Publishing companies can now outsource their recurring billing management to Recurly without having to invest heavily in their own infrastructure to ensure their customers the highest standard of excellence for payment data security.

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Recurly Announces Subscription Billing Add-On For Heroku

Recurly, Inc. the leading subscription billing management service for developers, today announced the availability of its hosted subscription billing service through an Add-On integration with Heroku. Heroku is a cloud application platform as a service (PaaS) company, which provides provisionless deployment, management, and operation of Ruby web applications.

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