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1. Member of the European Payment Institutions Federation (EPIF)

Payvision is a Dutch licensed Payment Institution, supervised and authorized by the Dutch Central Bank (DNB, or De Nederlandsche Bank) to provide acquiring payment services throughout the entire European Union. And as such Payment Institution, Payvision is:

  • Principal Member of Visa Europe and MasterCard.
  • An active member of the European Payment Institutions Federation (EPIF). EPIF is an international non-profit association founded in June 2011, in response to the adoption of the Payment Services Directive (PSD) which established Payment Institutions as a new category of Payment Services Provider (PSP) to encourage more competition at the European level. EPIF seeks to represent the voice of the Payment Institutions’ industry with EU institutions, policymakers and stakeholders. EPIF aims to play a constructive role in shaping and developing market conditions for payments in a modern and constantly evolving environment. It is EPIF’s desire to promote a single EU payments market supporting the removal of excessive regulatory obstacles and the increase payment product diversification and innovation tailored to the needs of society (e.g. via mobile, internet and other innovative payment methods).


2. Member of the European Association of Payment Service Providers for Merchants (EPSM)

Payvision is also an acquiring PSP, rendering services to merchants and acquiring institutions. As such PSP, Payvision is Member of the European Association of Payment Service Providers for Merchants (EPSM). EPSM is an interest representation and information platform of currently 65 European payment network operators, acquirers and other payment service providers for merchants.


3. Visa Europe Merchant Agents List

Payvision is a registered Member and Merchant Agent (PSP providing acquiring services to acquirers and merchants), as approved by Visa Europe and MasterCard. The certification for the VE Merchant Agents can be found in the following list:


Learn more on Payvision PCI Certificate.


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