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Payments Europe

Association for card-based PSPs Visit website

Payments Europe is a pan-European association that wants to represent the European payments industry. It’s formed by European and global card-based payment solution providers.

The association was founded in 2019 and involves companies like BNP Paribas, Deutsche Kreditbank, Mastercard and Visa. It wants to represent the card-based payments industry by stimulating a “dynamic, competitive and consumer-centric payments landscape in Europe” and promoting a better understanding of the “complexity and inherent value the four-party card scheme business model brings to all parties in the payment ecosystem”.

Payments Europe’s members as of 2019

As of 2019, these are the members of Payments Europe: Current members: Association of Credit Card Issuers Europe (ACCIE), AirPlus International, Asociatia de Plati Electronice din Romania (APERO), Associazione Prestatori Servizi di Pagamento (APSP), Bank of America, BNP Paribas, Card Payment Sweden, Citi, Deutsche Kreditbank, Lloyds Banking Group, Mastercard, Optal, Visa.

Active in: Europe

Type of business: Payments

Established: 2019

Payments Europe headquarters

Avenue Marnix 23
1000 Brussels