Computop partners with payment technology expert Limonetik

...increasing its portfolio with new strategic payment methods specific to the French online retail market...

Bamberg, 19 September 2016 - Computop, the international Payment Service Provider (PSP) for secure and compliant payment processing based in Germany, and Limonetik, the French Fintech expert in International payment methods and payment solutions for merchants and marketplaces, are pleased to announce their partnership.

Computop is already connected with a huge range of multichannel payment methods, and partnered with leading technology and integration providers. With a client network of over 15,000 international merchants and global marketplaces, the company wanted to increase its portfolio with new strategic payment methods for France – for example payment by instalment. To achieve this, Computop has partnered with Limonetik to access a variety of local French payment methods such as Cofidis,, Cetelem, Facilipay and Cheque-Vacances (eANCV).

“With the online share of retail in France increasing in strength, it is essential for us to continue improving Paygate for our customers, providing them with more alternative methods of payment that are in line with the cultural purchasing habits of the French market,” explains Ralf Gladis, CEO and Co-Founder of Computop. “Limonetik significantly improves our payment services in France. To boost conversion rates and customer satisfaction, our customers can now take advantage of a top-of-the-line product with great services and French payment methods that include eChèque-Vacances and payment by instalments for the local online market.”

An expert in the complex industry of payments, always looking after supporting customer experience and addressing clients’ issues, Limonetik delivers high level services via its technological online platform. Offering a large selection of payment methods in a ‘processing only’ or ‘full service’ model, Limonetik delivers a strategic range of additional services for PSPs and merchants: management of payment flow, data reconciliation, dispatch - payout, etc. and all of this with no impact on customers IT systems.

In addition to PSP’s value added proposition, the sophisticated technology platform of Limonetik offers new business possibilities; Limonetik accelerates the Time to Market to connect new payment methods, simplifies their integration and delivers key services.

“After signing a major partnership with UATP, the global travel payment network, in Q1, this contract with Computop, the major European PSP servicing clients in Europe and beyond, confirms and strengthens Limonetik’s international positioning. Business with Computop is already underway and we are ready to announce this important project to the world!” says Christophe Bourbier, Chairman and Co-Founder of Limonetik.

About Limonetik

Limonetik, named as “Cool vendor in digital commerce 2015” by Gartner, is a key expert of international payment methods aggregation and marketplaces payment solution, technically bringing together all required elements like KYC/B, compliance.

Limonetik delivers a “one stop” shopping payment solution (PaaS) that quickly connects all kinds of online and offline payment methods to e-Merchants, PSPs and acquirers. Limonetik simplifies and streamlines the complex payments arena offering a fully-integrated solution with single MI feed.
Limonetik payment platform consists of an interface between all the alternative payment methods and the ‘Back-Office’ of the Merchants and PSPs. As an end to end solution it covers all steps of payment phases from customization of responsive payment pages to collect and reconciliation.

One of our competences is our marketing approach, which adds value to and galvanizes payment (conditional displays, discounts, gift points, couponing, loyalty, etc.) for a real enriched and multi-channel customer experience.

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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