With business activities in 50 markets and 150+ currencies around the world, EVO is among the largest fully integrated merchant acquirers and payment processors in the world. We continue to evaluate possibilities to extend our global footprint.
EVO has grown and expanded globally.
EVO Payments International Founded
EVO was founded as an individually owned, independent sales organization. The emphasis on sales at our inception remains evident through our continued focus on maintaining industry-leading products and services.
EVO Expands to Canada
EVO began its push for international expansion in 2009 with the opening of a new office in Montreal, Quebec to service the Canadian market and has since grown to become the premiere payment processor in Canada.
EVO Acquires PowerPay
EVO strengthened its position as a leader in electronic payments with the acquisition of PowerPay, a premier provider of integrated eCommerce and POS payment processing solutions headquartered in Portland, Maine.
EVO partners with Madison Dearborn
With funding support from MDP, EVO transforms itself from a U.S.-based independent sales organization into a global processor with international expansion into more than 40 international markets.
Joint venture with Banco Popular in Spain
EVO acquires a controlling interest in Banco Popular’s merchant acquiring business and forms a joint venture to provide merchant acquiring services to the Spanish market.
EVO purchases Deutsche Card Services
EVO expands its sponsorship and referral relationship with Deutsche Bank into Germany and across Europe through a long-term strategic agreement with Deutsche Bank and the acquisition of Deutsche Card Services.
EVO acquires EVO Snap* Technology
EVO forms EVO Snap*, an innovative developer platform that enables independent software vendors and merchants to easily develop omni-channel and cross-border payment solutions.
EVO acquires Encore Payments Group
EVO drives further growth in North American and international markets by acquiring the Encore Group, consisting of Encore Payment Systems, Prodigy Payment Systems, and Momentum Payment Systems.
EVO forms alliance with PKO Bank Polski
EVO expands its global reach and strengthens its position in Europe through a long-term strategic alliance with PKO Bank Polski, the largest universal bank in Poland.
EVO gains controlling interest in eService
EVO and PKO Bank Polski successfully complete EVO’s acquisition of a majority stake in eService, PKO’s merchant acquiring business in Poland, and enter into a 20-year strategic alliance.
EVO forms long-term deal with Bank of Ireland
EVO enters into a long-term, exclusive relationship with Bank of Ireland to provide merchant acquiring services in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland under the name BOI Payment Acceptance.
EVO Acquires POS transact from Postbank Germany
EVO and Deutsche Postbank reach an agreement for the purchase of Postbank’s merchant acquiring business, P.O.S. Transact and enter into a long-term strategic marketing agreement.
EVO and Raiffeisenbank form strategic alliance for REVO
EVO enters into an agreement with Raiffeisen Polbank to form a long-term strategic alliance to provide merchants in Poland with payment services under a newly founded Czech subsidiary of EVO, “REVO”.
EVO Acquires Citi’s Merchant Acquiring Business in Mexico
EVO successfully completes the purchase of Citigroup’s merchant acquiring business in Mexico and enters into a 10-year strategic marketing alliance and exclusive referral arrangement with Banamex.
EVO acquires Intelligent Payments Group
EVO enhances its technological capabilities and continues to expand globally with the acquisition of Intelligent Payments Group, a Gibraltar-based processor for some of the largest eCommerce merchants in Europe.
EVO acquires Sterling Payment Technologies
EVO accelerates its growth in the integrated solutions market by acquiring Sterling Payment Technologies, a nationally recognized provider of integrated payment solutions.
EVO assumes operations for Vision Payment Solutions
Following nearly 13 years of partnership, EVO assumes operations for long-standing partner Vision Payment Solutions, LLC.
EVO acquires Zenith Merchant Services
EVO acquires the remaining ownership interest from long-time partner Zenith Merchant Services, a Montreal-based provider of payment processing solutions operating throughout the United States and Canada.
Banco Sabadell and EVO establish long-term partnership
Banco Sabadell and EVO reach agreement on a 7-year strategic partnership to provide industry-leading products and services to Sabadell’s merchant customers through Sabadell’s retail branch network in Mexico.
EVO and Liberbank S.A. create new card acceptance alliance
EVO enters into an agreement with Liberbank SA to form a long-term strategic alliance to provide payment services to merchants in Spain.
MONETA Money Bank and EVO Establish Long-Term Partnership
EVO reaches an agreement on a long-term strategic partnership to provide payment acceptance services to MONETA´s merchant customers in the Czech Republic.
EVO and BNP Paribas Establish Strategic Alliance
EVO expands its position in Europe by entering into a partnership with BNP Paribas in Spain to provide payment services to the bank’s corporate clients.
EVO Payments Acquires Remaining Interest in Federated Payment Systems
EVO was an initial investor in Federated in 1999. Federated provides direct merchant acquiring services across the United States and Canada from its headquarters in Melville, NY.
And partnered with some of the world’s most prominent banks.
20 Offices in 11 Countries
EVO makes secure payment processing a seamless part of doing business worldwide.
130+ Transaction Currencies
Our capabilities extend across multiple channels, currencies, and countries.
Over $100 Billion in Volume
EVO supports the growth of more than 550,000 businesses worldwide.
Leadership committed to building sustainable strategic relationships.
EVO has a proven, world-class management team with a strong track record of value-creating acquisitions. Our executive management team has extensive experience and exceptional execution capabilities around developing new markets and sales distribution channels, consolidating and in-sourcing operations, and leading multi-cultural teams.
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Global processing solutions for businesses of all types and sizes.
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Omni-Channel Solutions Across All Points of Acceptance
In-Store | Online | Mobile | B2B
Innovative payment acceptance
EVO is one of the world’s premier providers of secure, cost-effective, and scalable processing solutions for businesses of all types and sizes.
Reporting & Analytics
Gift & Loyalty
Integrated Global Solutions
At EVO, we make secure payment processing a seamless part of doing business worldwide. From large retailers and financial institutions to the pizza joint around the corner, our people, partners, and products bring payments to life!
EVO simplifies international transacting by expertly navigating its complexities and challenges. We reduce friction, keep down costs, and mitigate risk for our many merchants and partners who rely on us for seamless cross-border payments.
Sound principles and a clear vision of the future
We are committed to common goals, values, and working together to find the best solutions for our customers and team members.
The more we value the diversity of people, ideas, and perspectives the stronger our company and our culture is.
We behave ethically and honestly and are reliable and respectful in our interactions no matter what the circumstances.
We can make a positive difference each day by providing outstanding service to our customers, team members, partners, colleagues, and communities.
We approach our work with passion and resiliency to get things done effectively, timely, and on budget to best serve our customers and improve our performance.
A Global Leader in Payments
EVO is scaling new heights in integrated technology innovation and supportive merchant services, as well as leading the ongoing transformation in payments with EMV, integrated payments, mobile wallets, NFC, and secure omni-channel payment solutions for businesses of all types and sizes.
We are united by a singular purpose: to exceed the expectations of our customers, partners, and team members by being the best global payments processing company.