SOURCE: ClickandBuy

December 22, 2009 01:23 ET

ClickandBuy: More than 200,000 Christmas transactions concluded within 24 hours for the first time

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New daily record for Internet payment system ClickandBuy

London, 22 December 2009. On 14 December ClickandBuy recorded more than 200,000 transactions within 24 hours for the first time. With precisely 211 481 transactions the ClickandBuy payment system, which has been certified by McAfee, achieved a new record for online payments.

This new ClickandBuy record once again emphasises the fact that an increasing number of people are using ClickandBuy for their online payments and that they appreciate ClickandBuy, which has been a simple and secure Internet payment system for ten years, immaterial whether it's for e-commerce, entertainment or paid content & services. During the Advent period more than 100,000 customers were using ClickandBuy every day to pay for their Christmas presents online, "and the positive trend is continuing", states CEO Charles Fraenkl.

The secure Internet payment system, which boasts more than 12 million customers, is an established partner of iTunes, T-Online, Vodafone, AOL, Orange, Redcoon, Financial Times Deutschland and many other renowned brands. ClickandBuy customers can now shop online at more than 14,000 merchants' sites and pay easily and securely with one of the world's leading e-payment systems.

About ClickandBuy

ClickandBuy is one of the leading online payment systems. The online payment system is already being used by more than 12 million people to pay for their purchases on the Internet. After doubling its turnover with retailers and end customers to 922 million euro (TTV) in 2008, the ClickandBuy group was able to break the billion euro barrier for the first time in 2009.

More than 14,000 online retailers use ClickandBuy for their e-commerce, online entertainment and paid content & services transactions, including Apple iTunes, Electronic Arts (EA), McAfee, Panda, T-Online, Vodafone, Napster, AOL, Telefónica, Orange, Redcoon, Meetic, Parship, AutoScout24, RTL, Bild, Playboy,,, Deutsche Börse Group, KPMG etc.

A study carried out by the E-Commerce-Center Handel at the University of Cologne revealed that online stores are able to benefit significantly and boost their sales by up to 150 percent by using ClickandBuy. The online payment system that was founded in 1999 is operated by ClickandBuy International Ltd. in London. As an e-money institution licensed by the British Financial Services Authority (FSA) ClickandBuy offers its customers 50 national & international payment methods in 30 countries.

ClickandBuy - Media Contacts

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