The number one payment method in the Netherlands
- No fraud or default risk
- No cancellations
- No minimum or maximum amounts
- Low payment processing fees
- Known and familiar consumer banking environment
12.5 million potential consumers
56 percent of all online payments in the Netherlands
Offered by more than 100.000 webshops
26 percent growth of processed transactions between 2013 – 14
Payment in a known banking environment
Set up as an online payment method by leading Dutch banks in 2005, iDEAL is now the most popular and preferred online payment method in the Netherlands.
Using iDEAL, Dutch consumers pay directly through their own bank through an online
bank transfer, providing merchants with real-time guaranteed payment.
In the Netherlands, webshops, public utilities, charities and municipalities all take advantage of this simple form of payment.
How does it work?
Consumer selects iDeal and is redirected to their banking environment
Real-time confirmation of the payment is sent to both merchant and consumer
Funds are sent from consumer’s bank account to Acapture’s bank account
Funds are sent to merchant