Moneybookers online payment system has announced today that its US-based division Moneybookers USA Inc. has integrated on eBay.com as an official payment provider. According to the company this partnership that will surely influence online auction and e-commerce as a whole, is “a part of eBay’s efforts towards making its own online checkout process a more consistent and secure experience, providing a better choice to its sellers and buyers.” A system like Moneybookers directly integrated on eBay.com will allow for a more efficient and reliable service, increasing the safety of both buyers and sellers in every single transaction as well as ensuring the best possible conversion rates during the checkout process.
Today more than 86 million users use eBay online trading platform selling and buying items almost $60 billion in value. The number of Moneybookers’ registered users and account holders has already exceeded 6.7 million. Moneybookers payment processing will be available for all eBay.com users already in February.
“We are delighted that our platform has been chosen by eBay as an approved and directly integrated accepted payment provider. Moneybookers will offer all eBay sellers and buyers more choice, higher security and a high performance checkout process. Our system keeps data safe and makes sure that sellers receive their money in the quickest and most convenient way. This is a significant step in the continued success of Moneybookers. eBay is the biggest and most successful online marketplace in the world. Our new partnership with them positions us for sustained rapid growth, following on from a highly successful 2008,” said Markus Kroeger, Managing Director, Moneybookers USA, Inc.
Moneybookers via Business Wire