Company Database - Worldline

Digital Payments for a Trusted World

Worldline is the European leader in the payments and transactional services industry, and the #4 player worldwide. As an agile and fast-growing global leader, Worldline is at the forefront of the digital revolution that is shaping new ways of paying, living, doing business, and building relationships.

Core solution 

Our solutions ensure secure payments and trusted transactional services along the entire payments value chain, enabling sustainable economic growth. We provide an extensive range of merchant acquiring, payment processing, and business solutions to financial institutions, merchants, corporations, and government agencies. Our continuously growing portfolio of solutions is environmentally friendly and supports trust and social transformation. 

We operate in more than 50 countries and employ over 20,000 talented and dedicated experts. With a strong culture of innovation, Worldline helps clients anticipate the future, seize new opportunities, and navigate their challenges with confidence. 

Target market 

  • Merchants: retail, luxury & specialized brands, hospitality, travel, transportation, entertainment
  • Marketplaces
  • PSPs
  • Fintech
  • Banks

Contact details

infoWL@worldline.com 

Geographical presence 

Geographical presence in more than 50 countries and commercial activities in more than 170 countries.

  • EUROPEAustria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russian Federation, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, The Netherlands, Ukraine, United Kingdom 
  • AMERICAS
    • Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Peru, Mexico, Paraguay, United States of America 
    • Uruguay, Venezuela
  • AFRICA & MIDDLE-EAST: Morocco, South Africa
  • ASIA-PACIFIC: Australia, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam

Year founded 

2004

License type 

Payment service provider

Member of industry association and/or initiatives

The European Digital Payments Industry Alliance (the EDPIA)

Company’s motto 

Digital Payments for a Trusted World 

Service provider type

Payment Gateway 

Yes

Payment Service Provider - Acquirer

Yes

Payments and Financial Infrastructure 

Yes

Cryptocurrency payments solution

Yes

Channels - context

Online 

Yes

POS/In store 

Yes

Omnichannel 

Yes

Payments capabilities

Hosted pages 

Yes

Whitelabel solution 

Yes

Recurring billing 

Yes

Payment methods supported

Yes

Settlement currencies

Yes

Tokenization 

Yes

Pay-out/Disbursements 

Yes

Payments orchestration 

Yes

Reconciliation and reporting 

Yes

B2B payments 

Yes

ERP integration 

Yes

E-invoicing (automated) 

Yes

Factoring 

Yes

Reporting/dashboards

Consolidated data and reporting dashboard 

Yes

Fraud and risk management capabilities

Chargeback management 

Yes

Fraud and risk management partners

Yes

Financial and compliance capabilities

FX - number of currencies available

Yes

Current account/settlement account

Yes

Client onboarding (KYC/KYB) 

Yes, for acquiring and collecting

Clients

Main clients/references 

  • c.1.1 million merchants like Accor Hotels, Spotify, Subway, TOTAL 
  • + more than 320 financial institutions such as BNPP, Commerzbank, ING, UniCredit.

Case studies 

Future developments 

Stablecoins: Next generation regulated digital currencies

Transactions

Transaction volume 

17 billion payment transactions per year, 9.6 billion issuing processing transactions and 11 billion acquiring processing transactions

Transaction value 

More information upon request to infoWL@worldline.com