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Hitting the Payments Wall

Posted on July 13th, 2017 by

Limitations of Traditional Payment Processors

With all the buzz around payments, it’s no surprise to see the industry undergoing another round of consolidation, or to hear of yet another challenger jumping into the fray. What is surprising, however, is that the industry as a whole has not done enough to advance its capabilities to match fast enough savvy buyers’ requirements. […]

Avangate Acquires 2Checkout

Posted on April 3rd, 2017 by

More than 11 years ago, Avangate embarked on a journey to create a great company, a true thought leader and innovator for software companies that wanted to sell their products globally. We have had a fantastic journey, and we have helped thousands of clients grow their businesses around the world.

Today we start a new journey, one that will bring us even closer to our goal of simplifying the complexity of selling products and services worldwide. I’m very pleased to announce that Avangate has acquired 2Checkout, a global payment processor, to expand our payment model options, improve our ability to support the sale of physical goods, and to further improve our capabilities outside of our traditional strongholds in Europe and North America. […]

Back to School TIP: Top 10 Myths of Payment Processors

Posted on September 10th, 2014 by

It’s September, which means, summer’s officially over and everyone’s going back to school, and back to school shopping means lots and lots of commerce.

But just as every calculator isn’t a scientific calculator, neither is every payment processor a digital commerce provider.  The problem is, when the packaging looks the same, called the same thing and they both claim to provide the same functionality – how do you tell the difference?

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