NETHERLANDS: GlobalCollect, a global payment service provider, announced that the company’s last year payment volume increased 36.5 percent to nearly US$14 billion (RM43.24 billion) in total transaction compared to 2011. GlobalCollect also experienced double-digit growth in the number of active merchants.
In Latin America, GlobalCollect experienced the strongest year-over-year growth and proofing its leadership in the emerging market. For Asia Pacific and Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region, the global payment service provider also experienced double-digit growth. In 2012, the gaming, travel, retail, publishing and financial services are the sectors with strongest growth rate of more than 40 percent compared to 2011.