Author Archives: Credorax

Award-Winning Alliance for Outstanding Results –’s Success Story

Editor’s note: We are happy to kick off a series of posts dedicated to our clients’ success stories. These case […]

How PSPs Can Successfully Embrace the Global Imperative

In a recent article, we discussed the increasing merchant pressure on PSPs. Much of this pressure is due to the […]

Digital Disruption: Behind the Buzz

In the world of e-commerce, it’s hard to avoid the buzzword “disruption.” It seems to be in nearly every headline, […]

Inside Credorax: Nicola Palin-Willis on Balancing Payments and Family

  We sat down with Nicola Palin-Willis, our VP UK Sales for Credorax. She shared with us some fascinating insights […]

PSPs Under Pressure

E-commerce has truly become a retailing giant. In 2014, the U.S. and China together handled 55% of all global internet […]

Inside Credorax: Maarten Bleijerveld on Client Advocacy

Maarten Bleijerveld is Credorax’s VP of Sales & Business Development in EMEA. Maarten discussed with us his approach to client […]

3 Payments Trends to Watch for in 2016

Happy 2016 to all of our partners! We are ready to dive into another year of payments innovation and smart […]

Top 5 Smart Acquiring Blog Posts of 2015

Christmas has come and gone, and New Year’s is fast approaching. Last week, in our Happy Holidays post, we took […]

Happy Holidays From Credorax

The holiday season is a wonderful time of year—full of good cheer, close friends and high hopes for the New […]

Digital Disruption Reshapes Global Payments Industry

McKinsey & Company published a new report in November 2015 that highlights the key role digital disruption is playing in […]

E-Commerce Shines on Black Friday

Black Friday, the opening day of the Christmas shopping season, is a quintessential U.S. cultural spectacle. We have become quite […]

Credorax Celebrates Pan-European Banking License Launch

Previously a licensed financial institution, Credorax has now officially evolved into a commercial bank in Europe. Having recently received our […]

EPA Awards Credorax Merchant Acquirer of the Year

Last month’s Emerging Payments Awards in London was truly a night to remember for Credorax. We took home awards for […]

Insights From the European Commission E-Commerce Report

A recent European Commission report on the state of e-commerce offers some great insights on how consumers and merchants are […]

How Will Technology Transform Financial Services?

Digital transformation has created big changes in a wide range of industries. Retail, hospitality, transportation and others — one by […]

Innovation Is Key to World Class Payments in the UK

A new whitepaper from Payments UK, entitled World Class Payments in the UK: Enhancing the payments experience, attempts to answer […]

Apple Pay Adoption: Whither the Revolution?

Last year, the payments industry was on the edge of its seat — waiting to see how Apple Pay would […]

E-Commerce vs. the High Street: Can They Work Together?

For years, it seems like there has been a war between the High Street (ie: local stores) and its online counterpart, e-commerce. A […]

Ready or Not, U.S. EMV Deadline Is Fast Approaching

As the October 2015 EMV deadline in the U.S. approaches, the question that has been popping up recently in payments […]

3 Ways Merchants Can Start Combating Retail Data Breaches Today

Our VP of Sales Business Development in North America Rod Katzfey has a new article up in Forbes entitled Why […]

Embracing the Digital World

We often talk about how we are living in a “digital world” or how this is the “digital era”. The […]

ePower 2.0: One-Click Payment Processing is No Longer a Dream

Credorax is creating a revolution in the global e-commerce sphere through our Smart Acquiring business approach: We have been able […]

How Does Big Data Fit In to the Payments Ecosystem?

Our expert panel at last month’s Credorax UNIFY event covered a number of payments-related topics, as we mentioned in our […]

Bridging the Gap Between In-Store and Online Retailing

Retailing has gone through some pretty radical changes since the internet came into widespread public use. The days of retailing […]

Credorax UNIFY Panel on the Future of Payments: Part I

At our UNIFY event in London on June 16th, we heard many great speakers talk about the future of payments. […]

Credorax Addresses the ‘Truly Global and Borderless Digital Economy’ at UNIFY 2015

We are back from last week’s very successful UNIFY event in London and we have a lot to report. Our […]

5 Steps to a Perfect Merchant Onboarding Application

In general, merchant onboarding to an acquiring bank can take up an enormous amount of time, due to reams of […]

Payments in the Age of Digital Disruption

Yves Mersch, a member of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank, spoke recently at the joint European Central […]

On the Road to a Cashless Society

It’s hard to believe the phrase “Cash is king” was once widely-accepted conventional wisdom. As payments innovation picks up the […]

5 Ways to Optimize Your Site for Cross-Border E-Commerce recently released their latest quarterly X-Border Payments Optimization Index, and it’s chock-full of fascinating information about the state of […]

Fraud Protection, Data Security Are Major Drivers of Retail Payments Strategy

The pace of payments innovation seems to constantly speed up. Just when you think you have figured out how to […]

What’s the Deal With Millennials?

As Millennials have come of age in recent years, there is a greater sense of urgency among merchants and other industry […]

Interchange Fee Regulation Update

Multilateral interchange fees are back in the news. We discussed them back in November in the context of Visa Europe’s […]

The US EMV Migration: What Took So Long?

The October 2015 deadline for the US EMV migration is fast approaching. There are many industry articles addressing the perennial […]

What ‘Customer-Centric’ Means to Us

One of the most essential elements of our “business DNA” is our customer-centric approach. As a high-tech company serving the […]

Credorax’s 5 Commandments of Customer Service

With the proliferation of omni-channel payments and the general global nature of the industry, sometimes it can be hard to […]

Are You Ready to Take On Global E-Commerce?

When it comes to global e-commerce, there’s no reason for US merchants to be limited to North American customers. As […]

To Combat Fraud, Bring Payments Out of the Dinosaur Age

Our CEO Benny Nachman had a great conversation on retail security and payments fraud issues last week with Jeff Peters, […]

Credorax Leaves Its Mark on MPE 2015

We definitely left our mark on this year’s Merchant Payment Ecosystems conference. Between resource materials, a seminar and an award, […]

Credorax Rocked ICE Totally Gaming 2015

To put it succinctly: Credorax rocked ICE Totally Gaming 2015 and we have the pictures (and videos!) to prove it. […]

Why U.S. E-Retailers Need Cross-Border Acquiring

From fashion to travel, many U.S. online retailers are starting to see between 10 to 20 percent of their traffic […]

Credorax at ICE 2015: Countdown to Game Time!

The final countdown begins.  In less than a week, every sector of the gaming industry will once again gather for […]

Merchant Onboarding: Do We Need to Choose Between Speed and Credibility?

Merchant onboarding has recently become a hot topic of discussion in the industry. Until now, the onboarding process has been […]

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Gearing Up for ICE Totally Gaming

The annual ICE Totally Gaming show is coming up in February and we are already preparing for an “extraordinary” event! […]

Happy Holidays From Credorax!

As the year draws to a close, and we are getting ready to take a break to celebrate the holidays […]

What Does the Future Hold for Abenomics?

Fresh from his landslide electoral victory yesterday, Japan’s Prime Minster Shinzo Abe will be pushing harder than ever to further […]

The Story Behind Our Best Merchant Acquirer Award

We were thrilled to have been named Best Merchant Acquirer of 2014 at the recent, prestigious FSTech/Retail Systems Payments Awards […]

Why Today’s E-Commerce Needs Smarter Acquiring

Our CCO, Koen Vanpraet recently wrote an insightful article in Bobs Guide, an online resource for financial technology. The article, […]

SEPA Migration and the Future of Cross-Border Payments

The SEPA initiative was launched back in January 2008 with the goal of improving the efficiency of European cross-border payments. […]

Smart Acquiring: Digital Payments for the 21st Century

Welcome to the official Credorax blog. We are excited to participate in the global payments industry conversation and we’re also […]

Solving Merchant Acquiring Challenges in Today’s Complex Global Landscape

We’re at Money20/20 and we are excited to meet our payments colleagues in Las Vegas!  We’re having a great time […]