Payment Platform Overview

Simple. Trusted. Global.

Leverage our modern technology and flexible platform to create your own payment experiences across the world.

Your card experience

User wants to make a payment and has a physical or virtual card
Facial recognition
3D Secure
Authorization happens
Store type
Verification of spend controls
JIT Funding to release funds in realtime
Transaction clears and completes
Webhooks send notifications on card activities to your system
And all of this happened in 2.45 seconds

What makes Marqeta different?

The Marqeta platform lets you develop and launch innovative, global, and trusted payment solutions at unprecedented speed.

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  • Trusted

    Dynamic controls to limit spend and reduce fraud. Data insights and fraud products for visibility and control in card programs

  • Scalable

    Scalable platform with built-in redundancy, failover, and 99.99% uptime

  • Simple

    Open APIs and developer SDKs to create customized cards or payment products in a matter of days

Launch your next payment innovation?

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Platform overview

An API-first technology platform that will shape the future of your payments

​Solutions overview

Modern card issuing that is powering innovative payment experiences across industries

Developer portal

Start building your card program

  • Developer guides

    Discover key concepts of the Marqeta platform with hands on tutorials

  • Data insights

    View filterable, curated production data and personalized insights

  • Core API

    Issue cards, fund accounts, manage payments, and more

  • API explorer

    Explore our endpoints, make API requests, and quickly prototype your product

About us

We are on a mission to empower the world’s innovators