Stripe is winning from the US presidential election race

While the US presidential race between Clinton and Trump is high on drama, a tech company called Stripe – led by Irish entrepreneurs – earned around $1.5m in spending by both candidates in August. Stripe is a digital payments company that enables fluid and instant payments online for websites. In August, the Clinton campaign spent $1m on Stripe’s services while the Trump camp spent $500,000 during the same period. Read more: