Barclaycard Launches Next Generation Online Payments with SmartPay

by Mercator Advisory Group 0

Six years after they sold Bibit to the Royal Bank of Scotland, the folks behind next-generation PSP Adyen have partnered with RBS WorldPay’s closest European competitor for ecommerce and multi-currency merchant services. The Adyen / Barclaycard collaboration will provide internet and multi-channel merchants with technology for payment processing in multiple geographies with “one contract and one connection.”

Barclaycard SmartPay’s next generation functionality offers a single payment gateway for large merchants’ online shops, adapting language and currency to the origin of the paying customer. While ensuring an interruption-free redirect to the payments page, it also offers a diverse range of payment methods, helping retailers to meet local consumer preferences for online transaction types across European countries which helps lower abandonment rates.

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