AMSTERDAM | The Paypers (www.thepaypers.com) has made available the Online Payments Market Guide 2012 (OPMG 2012), a comprehensive overview of the entire global e-payments ecosystem, mapping out on-going developments, success stories and industry players in the market.
The OPMG 2012 continues and expands the scope of a unique initiative – The PSP Buyer’s Guide, published on a yearly basis by The Paypers, and is aimed at offering both merchants and businesses an insight into the worldwide e-payments market.
This year’s edition comprises valuable input from industry stakeholders and associations, expert views, customer cases and exposés from industry experts and thought leaders as well as detailed company profiles of the suppliers.
Additionally, this third edition features an enhanced structure compared to the previous one. This new structure reflects the industry feedback received for the 2011 Guide and our desire to best serve the needs of the industry by highlighting more particular aspects of the market such as emerging trends, directions for development, existing challenges and the best strategies to address them.
Also, in order to underline the significant role of alternative (non-credit card – based) payment systems in the online transactions ecosystem, this year`s edition particularly focuses on the specifics of such methods, as part of a new section of the Guide.
The 2012 Guide is endorsed by The Merchant Risk Council (MRC), a merchant-led trade association focused on electronic commerce risk and payment strategies and by Ecommerce Europe, an association representing companies selling products and/or services online to consumers in Europe.
With a global circulation of more than 60,000 digital copies per year, the OPMG 2012 provides a complete insight into the latest trends and developments of the industry, regional initiatives, differences and similarities in terms of strategies per region and the main players in the online payments landscape. The OPMG 2012 can be downloaded here.