Digital River World Payments Expands Relationship with ACI Worldwide

Adds ACI ReD Shield fraud prevention to its global online payments solution

MINNEAPOLIS and NAPLES, FL — Feb 8, 2017 Digital River World Payments, a global payments service provider, and ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ: ACIW), a leading global provider of real-time electronic payment and banking solutions, today announced an expanded relationship to provide ACI’s ecommerce fraud prevention solution to Digital River World Payments’ global merchant customers. By integrating its online payments platform with the ACI ReD Shield fraud prevention solution, Digital River World Payments is extending the fraud detection capabilities it offers its global merchants. Merchants opting to use the ACI ReD Shield fraud solution will benefit from instant decisioning and ongoing visibility into rich payment transaction data for effective fraud detection and prevention.

Today’s announcement expands on an existing relationship between the two companies. Digital River World Payments currently uses the ACI PAY.ON Payments Gateway to enable access to additional bank connections, payment features and alternative payment types for merchants moving into new international geographies, including Latin America and Europe.

“We are pleased to build upon our collaboration with Digital River World Payments and extend the fraud prevention and payment security capabilities available to their global merchants,” said Markus Rinderer, senior vice president, Platform Solutions, ACI Worldwide. “Our fraud detection and risk management, as a fully integrated part of the UP eCommerce Payments solution, is designed to help merchants protect revenues, realize their growth goals and enhance the shopper experience across geographies and channels.”

Hayden Reed, senior vice president and general manager of Digital River World Payments added, “We provide solutions that span the online payments lifecycle, including pre- and post-transaction services, in geographies across the world. Our relationship with ACI is another example of our commitment to provide our merchants with more choice, flexibility and control in meeting the demands of their global ecommerce businesses and needs of the millions of shoppers they serve.”

About ACI Worldwide
ACI Worldwide, the Universal Payments (UP) company, powers electronic payments for more than 5,100 organizations around the world. More than 1,000 of the largest financial institutions and intermediaries as well as thousands of global merchants rely on ACI to execute $14 trillion each day in payments and securities. In addition, myriad organizations utilize its electronic bill presentment and payment services. Through its comprehensive suite of software and SaaS-based solutions, ACI delivers real-time, immediate payments capabilities and enable the industry’s most complete omni-channel payments experience. To learn more about ACI, please visit You can also find ACI on Twitter @ACI_Worldwide.

About Digital River World Payments
Backed by nearly 20 years of experience, Digital River World Payments is a leading provider of global online payment solutions. Powered by a robust ecommerce payments platform, its solutions support payment activities across more than 170 countries and 140 payment methods — covering global card schemes along with locally relevant brands and payment networks. Digital River World Payments delivers significant value across the full transaction lifecycle while empowering merchants with a single streamlined user interface. Irrespective of their markets, payment methods, or acquiring bank connections, merchants benefit from consolidated reporting, analytics, and reconciliation as well as complete back-office integration. To learn more about Digital River World Payments, visit or email

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Digital River, Inc.
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ACI Worldwide
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