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What the Visa and Mastercard Interchange Fee Caps Mean for Your Business
Visa and Mastercard reduce interregional multilateral interchange fees (MIF) by nearly 40% for payments made in the European Economic Area (EEA) with consumer debit and credit cards that are issued outside the EEA starting October 2019.
Online Shopping Will Never Be the Same, Are Your Customers Ready for SCA?
The payments industry has been aware of the Revised Payment Service Directive (PSD2) and SCA for some time. Checkout.com rolled out our PSD2 solution to merchants last Spring and the rest of the industry continues to work on merchant and product readiness. But we mustn’t forget the reason for it all – the impact on consumers.
Why U.S. Businesses Should Pay Attention to PSD2
Schemes are tentatively scheduled to roll out full authentication protocols in the U.S. by mid-2020. Is your business ready to comply with new security measures? We discuss how this regulation will impact U.S. businesses – and why merchants should act sooner rather than later.
Accept More with Fawry, Checkout.com's First Local African Payment Method
Expand your business in Egypt. Checkout.com merchants can now accept Fawry Pay through one of Egypt’s most popular e-payment networks used by over 20 million shoppers in the country.
Checkout.com offers more payment methods in MENA
Checkout.com adds access to a new suite of payment methods for the Middle East North Africa (MENA) region. Merchants looking to expand their footprint in the area can now offer their customers the most popular local payment methods Fawry, OmanNet, KNET, and QPay via one connection.
Checkout.com Appoints Payments Veteran, Cyndi Hoddinott, as VP of Commercial Development
Checkout.com is pleased to welcome Cyndi Hoddinott as the VP of Commercial Development. In her role, Cyndi will explore new business opportunities, collaborate closely with their merchant-facing and technology teams, and help build the Checkout.com brand in the U.S. market.
Growing Fintech Businesses Through Payments
As a fintech company, Checkout.com understands the many intricacies and unique challenges that fintechs face on a daily basis. That’s why fintech businesses around the world have turned to us to solve their payment problems and help grow their bottom line.
3DS2 Explained Part III: The Checkout.com Solution
The clock is ticking on Strong Customer Authentication. Checkout.com recently hosted a seminar on SCA preparedness. Here’s a recap of the regulation and how Checkout.com can get you SCA-ready with our 3DS2 hosted solution and Unified Payments API.
How to Issue an Effective Payments RFP
RFPs, RFQs, RFIs...oh my! Scouring the market for the best vendors and partners can be a daunting task – and depending on the type of partner you’re looking for, the information can be overwhelming if you’re not asking the right questions. Checkout.com offers 9 steps to issuing an effective payments RFP.
Future-Proof Your Payments with Our Unified Payments API
It’s time to future-proof your payment setup. Checkout.com’s Unified Payments API gives merchants access to multiple payment methods across the world via a single streamlined integration.
Checkout.com raises $230m in record European Series A
Checkout.com, the global payment solutions provider, announces today that it is taking funding from outside investors for the first time in its history, having raised $230m in what is Europe’s largest fintech Series A round ever, and globally the third largest fintech Series A round of all time.
How Payments Can Reduce Churn for Subscription Businesses
Not long ago, signing up for a “subscription” likely meant getting a monthly magazine in the mail or paying a cable premium to get HBO. But the business model that once applied to a limited number of products and services has been revitalized in the age of e-commerce.
3DS 2.0 Explained: Part II
In preparation for the Revised Payment Services Directive (PSD2) requirements, Checkout.com has launched a proprietary 3DS 2.0 solution for our customers to ensure a smooth transition and implementation of the new 3DS 2.0 protocol. Here’s everything you need to know.
Checkout.com Celebrates Girls’ Day in Berlin
This year, our Berlin team celebrated Girls’ Day by inviting a group of girls to the Checkout.com office for a look at the technology behind payments with the goal of sparking curiosity and inspiring young women to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering or mathematics.
Streamline Your Disputes Workflow with the Disputes API
Our Disputes API offers a better way to handle disputes by simplifying the disputes workflow – allowing you to identify and act on disputes, provide evidence with ease, and track the progress of your disputes in real-time.
Better Data, Greater Opportunities
Talent, hard work, and dedication are undoubtedly important to the success of any organization. But all things being equal, data separates the crowd into two distinct tiers of performers. In today’s tech-first, data-driven world, it is important that your organization, and your partners, all subscribe to the vision of data-first.