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What’s the application process for a direct merchant account?

Applying for a direct merchant account can be a little confusing for merchants particularly if they started as a small business processing through someone like PayPal (as some of our smaller merchants have done).

If a merchant applies for a direct account through IPGPAY, they will need to…

Direct merchant or aggregator account?

One of the most confusing areas for merchants new to eCommerce is the distinction between a direct merchant account and an aggregator account.

A direct merchant account is where a merchant has an account directly with an acquirer

Subscription or recurrent billing options for Asia-Pacific

Many businesses across Asia-Pacific, particularly in our key markets of Hong Kong, Singapore and Malaysia, are interested in subscription or recurring/recurrent billing. So what are the options in the region?

Firstly lets define the term; subscription or recurring/recurring billing is the…