Previously known as Ogone, the French-based Ingenico is one of the largest merchant account providers in the world. It services more than 60,000 businesses with customers across more than 70 countries. It handles multiple currencies and works to provide a variety of solutions.
With more than 20 years of experience in the field, Ingenico, which operates as a subsidiary of Ingenico Group, provides a vast array of merchant account services, technology and platforms, as well as marketing solutions and employee schemes.
Prior to being named Ingenico, Ogone was a leading pan-European online payment services provider. It was acquired by Ingenico Group in 2013 and merged with GlobalCollect in 2015 to become Ingenico ePayments. In honor of Ogone’s legacy, the name “Ogone” is used to describe it e-payments platform, which includes Ingenico Collect. The platform is a one-stop payment solution that enables merchants to offer preferred payment methods in many different countries, without the hassle of having to open multiple bank accounts or form new legal entities. Ingenico, though hyper-focused on mobile solutions, provides online and offline solutions, which allow merchants to process payments wherever they need to.
Ingenico ePayments, which is a registered independent sales agent and merchant services provider of Walnut Creek, CA-based Wells Fargo Bank, it works with hundreds of acquiring banks and processors. On another note, Ingenico acquired Bambora.
In addition to its many merchant services, Ingenico also is a leader is offering terminals and equipment.
Most importantly, Ingenico offers global consultancy services on topics, including local regulations, regional payment customs and preferences, and fraud and compliancy.
Overall, Ingenico is a name that individuals in the payments industry known and respect because of its many services and offerings.