First Atlantic Commerce & Electronic Payment Exchange expand online processing capabilities across the LACR

FAC certifies to market leader, EPX

Hamilton, Bermuda & Wilmington, DE. June 12, 2012 – First Atlantic Commerce (FAC), a global online payment solutions provider, and Electronic Payment Exchange (EPX), a full-service international payment processor, today announced FAC’s certification to EPX’s e-commerce processing platform.

FAC’s certification to EPX means FAC can now settle online payment transactions to all merchant acquiring banks on the EPX platform, providing its merchants with additional bank choices and redundancies around the globe.

Specifically, the integration provides FAC with even more capacity in the Latin American and Caribbean Region (LACR) for acquiring solutions. Additional acquiring banks in various LACR jurisdictions can now work with FAC to provide complete end-to-end e-commerce card payment solutions to their merchants.

“We are thrilled to add FAC to our list of certified payment gateways and are excited to work closely with FAC in the Latin American and Caribbean Region, where they have been providing secure, e-commerce solutions for over a decade,” said Ray Moyer, EPX CEO.

FAC’s CEO Chris Burns said: “Our certification to EPX gives us the opportunity to further extend our presence in the Latin American Caribbean Region and we look forward to strengthening our partnership with EPX and promoting our combined solution in the region.”

About First Atlantic Commerce

First Atlantic Commerce (FAC) is a leading global, online payment solutions provider. Headquartered in Bermuda and established in 1998 to create secure card-based payment solutions for e-businesses, FAC’s cGate® technology offers service, flexibility and security to adapt to many business and bank acquirer requirements. FAC provides merchants with multi-currency payment solutions in addition to fraud and data management services including AVS-only, CVV2/CVC2/CID verification, and 3-D Secure™ in multiple jurisdictions across Europe, Asia and the Latin American Caribbean Region. For more information, please visit

About Electronic Payment Exchange

Electronic Payment Exchange is the global, industry-leading provider of fully integrated, end-to-end payment solutions for merchants across all distribution channels. EPX offers a full range of products and services leading merchants, retailers, etailers, and banks in the United States, Canada, Europe, Latin America, and the Caribbean. EPX is a participating organization of the Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council. EPX is PCI compliant, a VISA USA Cardholder Information Security Program (CISP) Compliant Service Provider, a MasterCard Site Data Protection (SDP) Compliant Service Provider and is SASE 16 Compliant. For more information about EPX, visit

Media Contacts

First Atlantic Commerce
Sarah Mentzel – Senior Relationship Manager
Tel: 1.441.294.4648
Email: or

Steven M. Kendus, Marketing Director
Electronic Payment Exchange


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