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CyberSource (a Visa Company) Company Profile 2015: Online Payment Services

CyberSource (a Visa Company) Company Profile 2015: Online Payment Services

CyberSource Provides Online Payment Services in Close to 200 Countries to Around 400,000 Organizations

CyberSource is an online payment management company based in the USA operating as a fully owned subsidiary of Visa, Inc., which acquired CyberSource in 2010 for approximately USD 2 billion. The company offers payment services in close to 200 countries and territories to around 400,000 organizations. The payment solutions are tailored to companies of various sizes in diverse sectors, such as retail, manufacturing, travel, insurance, e-government, and digital goods. Small businesses are served through CyberSource’s subsidiary Authorize.Net.

The number of billable transactions processed by CyberSource has grown at double-digit rates in the past two years and was counted in billions. The company also expanded through a number of partnerships. For example, in June 2015, it cooperated with terminal payment provider Verifone to enable POS payment processing and offer an omni-channel payment solution. Also in 2015, CyberSource entered a basic agreement on strategic partnership with Asia-based mobile messaging app LINE to facilitate the global expansion of its mobile payment offering LINE Pay.

CyberSource offers online payment gateway and payment processing services in cooperation with around 100 acquirers and processors worldwide. The payment methods offered include universal and regional payment cards, direct debits and bank transfers, as well as digital wallets and payment services, such as Apple Pay, AliPay, PayPal, PayEase and Visa Checkout.


1. Management Summary
2. Company Profile
Company Overview of CyberSource, May 2015
3. Revenue and Transaction Volume
Number of Billable Transactions Processed by CyberSource, in billions, FY 2012, FY 2013 & FY 2014
Number of Billable Transactions Processed by CyberSource per Quarter, in millions in % Year-on-Year Change, 3 Months to End of June 2013 – 3 Months to End of March 2015
4. Payment Services Offered and Sectors Covered
Overview of Payment Services Offered by CyberSource, May 2015
Overview of Merchant Solutions Offered by CyberSource, May 2015
5. Payment Methods Offered by Regions and Countries
General Overview of Payment Methods Offered by CyberSource, May 2015
Overview of Payment Methods Offered by CyberSource in North America, by Country, May 2015
Overview of Payment Methods Offered by CyberSource in Latin America, by Country, May 2015
Overview of Payment Methods Offered by CyberSource in Europe, by Country, May 2015
Overview of Payment Methods Offered by CyberSource in Asia-Pacific, by Country, May 2015
Overview of Payment Methods Offered by CyberSource in Africa and the Middle East, by Country, May 2015

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