Online Payment Gateway
Smooth and secure online payment processing
With a Secure Trading payment gateway you get a fast, affordable and reliable online payment process and your customers experience a smooth and secure transaction when they shop.
The payment gateway sits between your website and your bank, encrypting all your credit and debit card data to ensure it cannot be read by anybody else. It can process all major credit and debit cards, as well as numerous alternative payment methods, in multiple currencies and you can choose which of these payments you want to accept, so you only pay for what you need.
Security and reliability
Be open for business 24 hours a day, 365 days a year
Our payment gateway system has an unrivalled 99.97% uptime record. We use multiple payments servers, which protect your customers from long waits and faulty rejections, and reduce your abandoned shopping carts, so your online payments are always maximised.
Multiple payment options
Open up new markets
Customers want choice in how they pay for their goods and services. One will only use MasterCard while another will only use prepaid vouchers or giftcards. The Secure Trading payment gateway can handle many different payment options.
Visa, MasterCard, American Express and other major cards are processed as standard, and you have the option of accepting PayPal, and other alternative payments which includes ELV, iDeal and SOFORT Banking. Secure Trading maintains relationships with payment acquirers around the world, so we can swiftly add any new options that you need.
Request payment in new ways
ST PayMe is an original method of requesting payment via a secure email link which can send your customers a fully branded e-invoice to maximise your opportunity to collect revenue. ST PayMe is included as standard within our payment gateways.
Simple, flexible management
See every transaction
Your transactions are authorised within seconds and the money will be in your bank account within days. MyST our transaction management tool is a secure, real-time report system. Use it to refund, repeat or cancel transactions, reconcile receipts, download data for your own accounting systems, and view and pay your invoices.
Trade how it suits you best
It is quick and easy to integrate a Secure Trading payment gateway, you can:
- Use Payment Pages – We host the payment page, taking you entirely out of PCI DSS scope. The page can be customised to your requirements.
- Use Web Services – You use your own secure servers and use Secure Trading’s payment network as part of your own ecommerce application.
- Use STAPI– You install a Secure Trading application on your secure server. Your software talks to the Secure Trading application, which manages the secure communication with our payment network.
If you need help, our technical team is on hand to collaborate with your developers to ensure that the installation of your online payment gateway is a smooth and straightforward process.
Reliable customer support
Work with total peace of mind
Our team are praised by customers from a wide variety of sectors for their friendly and useful support while our engineers monitor all systems 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to ensure that operations run smoothly. Contact us on 0333 240 6000 if you have any questions, or if you would like to enquire about a payment gateway online our customer service desk is always ready to assist you.