Pago announces launch of Maestro International

Online merchants can now accept UK and international Maestro transactions

Cologne, 31 October 2007 ( - Pago eTransaction Services GmbH has given the green light to Maestro International for e-commerce transactions. In Summer 2006 Pago became the first acquirer outside the UK to offer Maestro UK Acceptance. Now, after a successful trial period, Pago has just started the live processing of Maestro International transactions too. Merchants who work with Pago can now offer Maestro, the world's leading debit payment method, to all their customers for their internet transactions too.

"Acceptance of Maestro International strengthens Pago's position in the international payment market," said J