Digital River World Payments, a payments service provider, has inked an agreement to become an acquirer for cards that run on the Discover Global Network.
The agreement will allow merchants in licensed territories using the Digital River World Payments solution to accept international online payments from Discover, Diners Club and network-to-network partner cards.
Discover Global Network vice president Ricardo Leite said: “Discover Global Network continues to serve our cardholders by growing our global acceptance footprint. Our relationship with Digital River World Payments will help build digital acceptance for Discover, Diners Club and our network-to-network partners across Europe, Asia and South America.”
Hayden Reed, senior vice president and general manager of Digital River World Payments, commented: “Digital River World Payments is committed to offering our merchants payment options that differentiate and propel their business worldwide.
“Discover, and the numerous local and regional card brands that are enabled across the Discover Global Network, provide a rich and robust set of consumer payment options. This shared alignment of affording choice and reach is the foundation for our global acquiring partnership.”