Profile: Global Payments Inc (GPN)
27 Mar 2015
Global Payments Inc. (Global Payments), incorporated on September 1, 2000, is a provider of payment solutions for merchants, value added resellers, enterprise software providers, financial institutions, Government agencies and independent sales organizations (ISOs). The Company also provides payment and digital commerce solutions. The Company operates in two business segments: North America merchant services, which sell its services through direct sales, trade associations and integrated payment technology, and International merchant services, which provides indirect merchant acquiring services. The Company’s operations are located in North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific region and Brazil.
North America Merchant Services
The Company’s North America merchant services segment sell its services through direct sales, trade associations, integrated payment technology, agent and enterprise software providers and value added reseller (VAR) referral arrangements, ISOs, as well as telesales groups. Direct Sales channel receives qualified leads from agent banks and trade association referral partners for merchants. Integrated Payment Solutions channel, which includes Accelerated Payment Technologies (APT) and PayPros, sells payment technologies to markets. Gaming and Check Services offers cash access solutions to the gaming market. These solutions include both traditional and electronic check cashing, credit and debit card cash and other services. The Company’s North America merchant services segment operates in the United States and Canada.
International Merchant Services
The Company’s International merchant services segment operates in Europe and the Asia-Pacific region. International merchant services segment business in Europe is located in the United Kingdom, Spain, the Republic of Malta, the Czech Republic and the Russian Federation. Its Asia-Pacific region includes eleven countries and territories: Brunei, China, Hong Kong, India, Macau, Malaysia, Maldives, the Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka and Taiwan. The Company sells its direct merchant acquiring services and also provides indirect merchant acquiring services.
The Company competes with Bank of America Merchant Services, Chase Paymentech, Elavon, First Data Corporation, Heartland Payment Systems, Vantiv, Wells Fargo, Chase Paymentech Solutions, Moneris Solutions and TD Merchant Services.
Global Payments Inc
10 Glenlake Parkway
ATLANTA GA 30328