- EHI and Deutsche Card Services take a look at the payment market in
COLOGNE, Germany, May 17, 2013 /CNW/ - The numerous means of payment and structures in the payment market make
monetary transactions in Europe a highly complex business. The "Europe
Payment Report" published by EHI and Deutsche Card Services therefore
takes a look at payment transactions in Europe. It highlights the
influencing factors, national peculiarities and trends, and identifies
not just the differences but also the similarities in the way we pay
from country to country. The aim is to create the basis for a
Europe-wide card acceptance strategy for retailers and service
providers - for the purposes of e-commerce especially.
Developing a Europe-wide strategy involves a multitude of variables.
That is why the report outlines the stakeholders, the structures, the
general background situation, and respective means of payment on the
European market and presents the peculiarities of the selected
countries in detailed profiles.
The report includes:
Key figures on the European market and online use (e.g. the rate of use
of Internet banking, online consumption, online turnover in the
Information on market players and structures (e.g. acquirers, payment
service providers, acquisitions)
An introduction to the regulatory frameworks and security methods (e.g.
the PaymentServicesDirective (PSD), PCI DSS, 3-D Secure)
Information on technology and costs (e.g. APIs, GUIs, PSP and acceptance
Current trends (e.g. multi-channel, collecting, mobile end-user devices
Country profiles for Germany, France, UK, Italy, Netherlands, Austria,
Poland, Switzerland, Spain with:
Key figures on the market and online affinity
Relevant means of payment and their spread
Top 10 shops and product groups
Relevant players in the payment market
For more information visit http://www.payment-report.com.
SOURCE: Deutsche Card Services GmbH
For further information:
Deutsche Card Services
Commercialization & Communication
Tobias F. Hauptvogel