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Worldline to Acquire a 40% Stake in Online Payment Platform B.V.

“Worldline, a global leader in payment services, announces an agreement for the acquisition of a 40% stake in Online Payment Platform B.V., an online Payment Service Provider with a dedicated payment solution for marketplaces and platforms. Transactions through marketplaces and platforms make up approximately one third of the European e-commerce volumes and are expected to […]
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Worldline Launches a New Offer for Merchants, Worldline Tap on Mobile, and Announces the Acquisition of a Majority Stake in SoftPos.eu Fintech

“Worldline, a global leader in payment services, today announces the closing of the acquisition of a 55% stake in SoftPos.eu, a Warsaw-based fintech that converts Android devices into secure payment terminals. This acquisition fully embeds Worldline’s objective to provide payment solutions that are adapted to all forms of commerce and serve the business ambitions of […]

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Worldline to Buy Merchant-Acquiring Activities of Italy’s Banco Desio

“French payment services company Worldline announced on Monday a deal to buy the merchant-acquiring activities of Italy’s Banco Desio, which delivers payment solutions for various businesses, for about 100 million euros ($99.4 million). The payments sector has seen several big takeover deals in recent years as the growing use of e-commerce platforms and smartphones sparked […]
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Worldline Reinforces Its E-Commerce Position in Eastern Europe With the Acquisition of GoPay and Drives Its M&A Roadmap Further

“Worldline, the European leader in payment and transaction services, announced today that it has acquired a majority stake in GoPay, an expert player in online payments in Eastern Europe. With this acquisition, Worldline expects GoPay to further reinforce the company’s Merchant Services business and strengthen its Central and Eastern European market position. The announcement forms […]