First Data Launches Payment Gateway

Dec. 15, 2011

First Data Corporation this week introduced an online payment gateway it said offers a safe and reliable solution for card not present transactions and will enable merchants to expand payment acceptance globally. The Atlanta-based processor said the new gateway gives merchants a broader set of processing capabilities, a more intuitive user-interface, greater reporting capabilities and simplified integration, documentation and processes. “As a leading e-commerce solutions provider, this new gateway is a continuation of our strategy to provide merchants with an expanding set of online payments capabilities including multicurrency processing, TransArmor tokenization, virtual gift cards, integrated fraud tools and flexible recurring billing services,” said Phil Levy, vice president of e-commerce for First Data. “With Global Gateway e4, merchants have everything they need to easily add new payment types to their website as they expand into new markets around the world.”