Worldline Corporate Overview
Worldline [Euronext: WLN] is the European leader in the payment and transactional services industry. With innovation at the core of its DNA, Worldline’s core offerings include pan-European and domestic Commercial Acquiring for physical or online businesses, secured payment transaction processing for banks and financial institutions, as well as transactional services in e-Ticketing and for local and central public agencies. Thanks to a presence in 30+ countries, Worldline is the payment partner of choice for merchants, banks, public transport operators, government agencies and industrial companies, delivering cutting-edge digital services. Worldline’s activities are organized around three axes: Merchant Services, Financial Services including equensWorldline and Mobility & e-Transactional Services. Worldline employs circa 11,000 people worldwide, with 2018 pro forma revenue of 2.2 billion euros.
Empowering the cashless society
At Worldline, connecting and securing transactions is what we do on a daily basis. Covering the entire payment value chain, our technological experts create and operate digital platforms that handle the millions of highly critical transactions between a company, its partners, and its customers.
Our industrial processing capabilities allow us to process billions of electronic transactions per year in our highly secured data centers. We are proud of our commitment to security and continuous operational excellence – serving our clients is our top priority. Through our platforms, we empower the right person with exactly the right service at the right moment of engagement. And we do it using our knowledge of our customers, markets and the user journey – all powered by our innovation, creativity and A-to-Z support.
Innovation is in our DNA
For Worldline, investment in innovation is a critical strategic priority, especially in the age of digital transformation. When it comes to payments, they need to happen quickly and securely. Worldline draws on nearly 45 years of innovation experience across three powerful centers of expertise in order to make this happen.
The User Experience: Worldline wants the digital user experience to be one of optimal simplicity, efficiency, naturalness, and security. Our R&D teams analyze emerging technologies to design the most pertinent, efficient, imaginative and user-friendly solutions for this unique market.
Authentication, Security & Connectivity: As an open system, the Internet requires stringent security to prevent transactions and data being intercepted or altered. Worldline innovates to maximize security while minimizing user inconvenience.