Card Payments - Accepting Local Cards Globally | Digital River

Payment Method Guide

Discover the diverse payment methods and options you can offer shoppers globally with Digital River.

Payment Method Guide
Country Guide

Not all countries or territories may be represented. Some may not be available due to embargoes or other restrictions. For further information please contact us.


All Payment Methods for Cyprus: Cards

With the major acceptance of cards internationally, credit and debit cards are the most prevalent payment options around the world. Cards are issued by financial institutions and their usage is often fueled by ease of use and loyalty programs.

American Express Cards
Available with Digital River in 50 Countries/Territories

Processing Currencies

Available currencies will depend on the payment method provider, as well as any regulatory restrictions. The currency capabilities with restrictions are indicated with an asterisk (*) below.

Customer Experience

The payment flow that the shopper experiences using this payment method.

Payment Type

With over 100 million cards in use, American Express (Amex) is a great payment method to accept and reach high-value shoppers around the world. On average Amex cardholders spend three to four times as much as Visa and Mastercard cardholders.

Payment Details

Key Benefits American Express is a card brand that is particularly effective at converting affluent shoppers, making it a great payment option for merchants selling high-end or luxury products. How it Works

When making an online purchase, shoppers enter their card details on the payment page then submit their order for authorization and payment.

  • Chargebacks
  • Multiple Partial Captures
  • Recurring Transactions
  • Refunds

American Express Global Availability

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