Research aarkstoreenterprise europe online payment methods 2012Document Transcript
ResearchAarkstoreEnterprise Europe Online Payment Methods20121.) Increase of alternative Payment Methods in European E-CommerceThe "Europe Online Payment Methods 2012" report by yStats.com – Hamburg-based secondarymarket research specialist – surveys the European market for E-Commerce payment methods,analyzing Europe as a region and 24 individual countries separately. Additionally, the reportfeatures the most important trends and the latest news for almost 20 payment companies inthese markets.In Europe, credit cards are still the most popular payment method in E-Commerce, followed byonline payment systems and bank transfers. New regulations and the SEPA (Single EuroPayments Area) initiative were introduced to make online payments within Europe moreuniform and easier. Overall, one quarter of all consumers in Europe place a great deal ofconfidence in online payments.Credit Card Payments in many European Countries the most popular online Payment MethodIn the UK, credit cards were the most frequently used online payment option in 2012, followedby debit cards. In France, credit and debit cards were generally preferred, while payment byinvoice was the number one payment method in Germany and Switzerland. The company Visaplans to launch "V.me", its mobile payment service, in the fall of 2012 in the UK, France andSpain - where Internet users preferred payment option was also credit cards in 2011 - as thefirst European markets. In Austria, where bank transfers were the most favored paymentmethod in E-Commerce, PayPal has experienced a strong growth in recent years.Cash Payment Alternatives on the Rise in Eastern EuropeThe "Europe Online Payment Methods 2012" report by yStats.com shows clearly that - althoughin Eastern Europe, payment via Cash-on-Delivery (COD) was widespread - other paymentoptions have increased in popularity. In Russia, the number of E-wallets increased slightly, buttheir transaction volume very strongly between 2010 and 2011, while in Romania credit cardswere used in the first nine months of 2011 by nearly 15% more than in the same period theprevious year. In this context, Yandex.Money, the leading E-wallet service in Russia, andEarthport announced their partnership in 2012.
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