Ogone is a global credit payment and processing services provider with offices in the Netherlands, France, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, the UK, the US and India. Ogone also operates in the UAE as a partnership.
It provides its expert payment gateway and merchant services to over 50,000 businesses in over 70 countries. Its customizable e-commerce solutions provide customers the ability to enhance their checkout conversion, which in turn results in increased sales, both locally and globally.
In March 2014, Ingenico purchased Ogone, adding to other Ingenico purchases of TUNZ, easycash, easycash Loyalty Solutions and AXIS. In June 2014, Ingenico changed it’s name to Ingenico Group, and Ogone (along with Ingenico’s other acquisitions) would become known as Ingenico Payment Services.
Ogone was founded in 1996 by Harold Mechelynck and Thierry Pierson and was originally known as Abssys Consulting. In 2010, the US-based firm Summit Partners made an undisclosed investment in Ogone. A year later, Ogone acquired EBS, one the leading payment providers in India. In March 2013, Ogone was acquired by Ingenico.
Ingenico Merchant Services: What’s on Offer
E-terminal is Ogone’s service for small businesses that would like the option of taking card payments over the phone or by mail order. Ogone provides a virtual terminal that merchants can log into, enter their customers’ card details securely and have the payments processed quickly. This service accepts Visa, Maestro and MasterCard payments and comes with a full range of reporting and monitoring tools to help clients keep track of their transactions.
Express was designed for businesses that would like to make use of online and mobile payment solutions. Payment pages can be fully integrated into the website so customers stay on the site throughout the checkout process. This service is compatible with Visa, Maestro and MasterCard payments and also comes with an online reporting suite.
This service caters to larger businesses and gives them a complete payment solution package, including full integration into their websites or shopping carts, single-page checkouts, advanced fraud protection, compatibility with more than 80 cards and international payments, multi-currency processing and tokenized payments.
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Ingenico + Ogone Summary
Ogone offers a wide range of products and solutions to help clients offer their customers a smooth and quick checkout process. Its payment gateway can be easily integrated into existing websites and shopping cards. Ogone also offers online reporting tools and multi-lingual support teams. It has a 24/7 monitoring and tracking network with a high percentage of customer representative availability, even during busy periods.
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