Hypur (Ofer Abarbanel online library)

Hypur is a Scottsdale-based payment and banking technology platform that was built to enable financial institutions to responsibly and sustainably bank highly regulated industries.[1]

Through proactive compliance and automated due diligence tools it helps financial institutions provide banking services to cash-intensive businesses, like cannabis and money service businesses.[1] Founded in 2014, the platform helps monitor transactions and provides the level of transparency needed to comply with government regulations.[1][2]


Hypur is the result of the combined efforts of a team of banking compliance officials and software and payment entrepreneurs which includes Christopher E. Galvin, Michael J. Sinnwell Jr, David J. Querciagrossa, Andre Herrera, Todd Fuller and Tyler Beuerlein.[3] Together, they identified the gaps between traditional banking processes and the unique needs of emerging industries, including highly regulated ones, and built solutions for them.[4][5][6]

Hypur’s software which can be integrated with POS systems, provides a level of transparency needed to ensure compliance with state laws. The platform also has built in efficiencies for enhanced due diligence and document management that helps audit companies on state licenses, financial statements, tax returns, property leases, among others.

The Hypur platform enables financial institutions to support cash-intensive businesses, including money service businesses like payday lenders, check cashers, money transmitters, off-track betting and pawn dealers.

Hypur and its sister company Blue Line Protection Group partnered to facilitate logistics of cash pickup and delivery and allow financial institutions to deal with cannabis and money service businesses to be more transparent in their business dealings.

Hypur Payments

Hypur Payments provides a secure electronic payment alternative to cash, debit and credit cards. It provides banks and credit unions with real-time access to transaction data and can provide a chain of cash custody that enables permissible commerce to a regulatory challenged industry that is illegal under Federal Law.[10]

Other features of the software includes, automated and intelligent document management, invoice capture, advanced reporting and customized alert notifications.[3][16]


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  3. ^ Jump up to:ab c “Banking for Cannabis Companies Is About to Get Easier Thanks to This Startup”. Inc.com. 2016-02-11. Retrieved 2018-09-26.
  4. ^“9 Cannabis Startups with Seed-to-Sale Solutions”. Nanalyze. 2017-08-31. Retrieved 2018-09-26.
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  6. ^“Esta empresa busca ser la Visa de la mariguana legal”. www.elfinanciero.com.mx (in Spanish). Retrieved 2018-09-26.
  7. ^“Cash: Budding Problem And Pot-Hole (For Banks)”. pymnts.com. Retrieved 2018-09-26.
  8. ^“Ohio hopes to close loop on growing legal cannabis industry”. Crain’s Cleveland Business. Retrieved 2018-09-26.
  9. ^ Jump up to:ab Weed, Julie. “California Weed Entrepreneurs Will Make $5.2B In 2018 With Almost No Banks To Put It In”. Forbes. Retrieved 2018-09-26.
  10. ^ Jump up to:abc “A Solution for Banking Cash-Intensive Businesses: Lose the Cash”. American Banker. Retrieved 2018-09-26.
  11. ^“Blue Line Protection Group Inc (OTCMKTS:BLPG) Strikes A Collaboration With Hypur”. mmjobserver.com. Retrieved 2018-09-26.
  12. ^“Oregon credit union, tech firm to offer marijuana banking services”. Marijuana Business Daily. 2018-01-19. Retrieved 2018-09-26.
  13. ^“Wauna partnering with Hypur to serve marijuana businesses”. The Daily Astorian. Retrieved 2018-09-26.
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