Computop and PaySquare announce alliance for secure global payment transactions

Global payment provider Computop and acquirer PaySquare SE have combine their core competencies. The Computop and PaySquare partnership combines secure payments for credit and debit cards and over 70 local payment methods.

Bamberg, April 14th 2015 - Merchants can take advantage of additional payment methods like PayPal and other domestically preferred payment methods. International payment service provider Computop and PaySquare have announced their partnership that allows merchants secure and seamless global payment processing. PaySquare’s European credit and debit card acquiring meet the needs of the European Commission. With its partnership with Computop, card processing and an array of payment methods can be processed through one secure platform. Computop Paygate further enhances PaySquare’s acquiring solution with credit card tokenization and an array of fraud prevention parameters.

“Credit cards are still the most important means of payment worldwide. The cooperation between PaySquare and Computop combines secure payment processing for merchants and their customers,“explains Jan Sonneveld, CEO of PaySquare.

Ralf Gladis, CEO of Computop reiterates “PaySquare is a leading aquirer and important partner who can meet the high demands of our customers. This is crucial for merchants who want to expand to other countries and markets. With Computop and PaySquare, merchants can easily integrate credit and debit cards in their online store and get access to over 70 additional payment methods like PayPal, iDEAL or Alipay.”

About Computop

As one of the very first payment service providers, Computop offers its customers around the world local and innovative omnichannel solutions for payment processing and fraud prevention. The internally developed Computop Paygate payment platform enables seamless integrated payment processes for e-commerce and POS. Retailers, service providers and industrial enterprises have the flexibility and freedom to choose from over 350 payment methods enabling them to specifically tailor their payment options per country. Technologies such as biometric authentication and self-learning algorithms improve security and convenience for retailers and consumers alike.

Computop, a global player with its head office in Germany and locations in England and the USA, has been servicing large international companies in the service, retail, mobility, gaming and travel industries for more than 25 years. These companies include global brands such as C&A, Fossil, the entire Otto Group, Sixt, Swarovski and Wargaming. Computop, being ISO 27001 certified since 2021, also provides its payment system to banks and financial service providers as a white-label solution. In total, the certified carbon-neutral company processes commercial payment transactions with a combined value of USD 33 billion annually in 127 currencies. With its individual and secure solutions, Computop makes a major contribution to the future of international payment processing.


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