International Expansion

In 2012, Cross-border eCommerce sales reached $300 billion, while global online trade is expected to soar to $1.4 trillion by 2015, presenting multi-channel retailers with limitless business opportunities for international expansion...
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Emerging Markets

"Emerging markets" often refer to the developing BRIC markets, but it is becoming clear that shared borders, a common language and a solid infrastructure, may prove to be crucial drivers for the emergence of cross-border ecommerce in developed markets...
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Law & Legislation

International expansion through cross-border ecommerce requires risk management and due diligence processes in compliance with international law and local legislation. Risk levels differ per region, but global ecommerce remains more vulnerable to fraud schemes than traditional face-2-face retail; in part, because online sales involves anonymous CNP payments...
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Law and Legislation

Risk & Fraud

Global ecommerce has grown over recent years at a compound annual growth rate of more than 23%. With this explosion comes a corresponding rise in online fraud, fuelled also by the global drive to EMV and the increased security this delivers for card present transactions...
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Risk and Fraud

Payment Processing Trends

Global online trade sales figures have consistently increased with 19% each year and payment solution providers, card processors, acquiring banks and web merchants in the various industries are profiting from cross-border ecommerce, resulting in international expansion into foreign markets...
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Emerging Markets and Payment Processing Trends

Alternative Payments

2013 - The total value world commercial services exports today exceeds $4.3 trillion. The lower the costs and the greater the quality of services provided by logistics companies, the better off customers and consumers...
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Alternative Payments

Logistics

To meet shopper expectations in the check-out page is the key to fewer drop-outs, returning consumers, satisfied clients and lead to higher conversion rates as well as more revenues for merchants...
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Logistics



Latest Blog Posts

Global Payment Summit puts Asia at the forefront of the payments industry

Within just two years, the Global Payment Summit has built a remarkable reach, with 200 delegates joining from 27 nations. The strength of this event continues to be the exchange of information within the ecommerce and payments industry, with a focus on Asia. It brought together companies such as McKinsey, PayPal, American Express, Standard Chartered......

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Risk-based 3D Secure – the benefits for cross-border e-commerce

The 3D Secure (3DS) protocol was designed to increase the security of ecommerce transactions and set up a standard global approach to cardholder authentication and fraud prevention. While the tool has certainly had an impact, results vary widely across geographies and according to the extent of implementation and local consumer preferences.       It......

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At CNP EXPO, CBEC shared knowledge to grow the payments industry – Part 2

  Moving forward with the CBEC Grad School held during CNP EXPO 2014, Orlando, Florida, Adam Bouwman from PAY.ON offered those attending a very interesting presentation on Alternative Payments, Thinking in 3-D – Keys to Frictionless International Payments Acceptance.   As North American merchants are pushing their payment providers to “follow them” into ...

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At CNP EXPO, CBEC shared knowledge to grow the payments industry – Part 1

One of the most renowned card not present conference in the US, CNP EXPO, hosted a pre-conference day focused on sharing knowledge about the very challenging cross-border ecommerce landscape. Payvision together with the Cross-border eCommerce Community (CBEC) developed a 3-hour Grad School session.   The session was scheduled for the 19th of May, between 14.00-17.00......

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Country Profiles



CROSS BORDER ECOMMERCE REPORT

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Country-specific Ecommerce facts & figures, mature and emerging markets, preferred payment methods, payment service providers, risk and fraud and eCommerce legislation & regulation.

Global Survey



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CBEC Partners



OFFICIAL LAUNCH OF THE CROSS-BORDER ECOMMERCE COMMUNITY - CBEC BY THE INITIAL PARTNERS: THE PAYPERS; RED; WORLD IT LAWYERS; PAY.ON AND PAYVISION.


The Cross-Border Ecommerce Community will be merchant's central information hub when seeking international expansion and business growth. Each partner is committed to CBEC's content marketing mission statement and a piece of the ecommerce-pie in a non-competitive way, for the sake of sharing valuable knowledge with the ultimate goal to boost cross-border ecommerce for the benefit of all stakeholders in the global ecommerce eco-system.

Country Infographics



Cross Border Ecommerce Infographics from Payvision