Adyen expands its acquiring capabilities across Asia

This way, businesses will be able to achieve higher authorization rates

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Adyen expands its acquiring capabilities across Asia. Source: pixabay.com

Adyen has announced the expansion of its acquiring capabilities to include Japan.

Adyen’s acquiring capabilities are foundational to the company’s all-in-one payment platform allowing merchants to get the most out of each transaction with local payment processing.

This announcement extends Adyen’s local acquiring capabilities in Asia-Pacific, following launches in Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, Malaysia, and Singapore, and is supported by demand from international and domestic merchants looking to better serve shoppers in Japan.

According to the press release, the pandemic has further accelerated e-commerce growth in Japan. As Japanese consumers continue to embrace online shopping, the use of e-payments will rise as consumers continue to move away from cash-based payments.

Nationally the Japanese government has set a goal of increasing cashless payments to about 40% of all transactions by 2025, from about 20% currently, the report claims.

Asia-Pacific is a key growth driver for many of our international merchants, and therefore for Adyen. We’re excited to bring our full-stack solution to merchants in Japan, as more companies transition to digital payments. Merchants can discover new avenues for growth and offer richer customer experiences with our payment optimization tools and data insight
Warren Hayashi, President of Asia-Pacific, Adyen

Adyen manages the entire payment flow, including gateway, risk management, and acquiring for its merchants. This means that brands can accelerate global expansion and optimize payment processes while continuing to meet the expectations of customers.

Adyen currently offers local acquiring for international cards in Australia, Brazil, Canada, Europe, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapore, Puerto Rico, New Zealand, and the US.

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