Sofort was acquired by Klarna in 2014.
Async, Checkout, Payment Link
AT, BE, DE, ES, GB, HU, IT, NL, PL
de, en, fr, nl, pl
EUR, GBP, HUF, PLN
EUR, GBP, USD, AUD, CAD, CHF, DKK, HKD, JPY, NOK, NZD, PLN, SEK
¹ Supported Sofort wizard languages
² Please contact Payvision Sales to confirm any settlement currency exceptions
- Dynamic Descriptor³
- Device optimization
- Timeout⁵: 1200 seconds
- Transaction amount range: defined by the consumer's payment institution. Payvision can put a MAX amount based on risk analysis.
Features described are supported by the platform but individual connectors (acquirer/bank) may only support a subset of these features. You can check the connector sheets for full details.
³ Dynamic Descriptor service is only supported by a few acquiring banks. Please contact Payvision Sales if you require further information.
⁴ Fraud: account takeover fraud is the only possibility. Fraud Scrubbing (ACEProtect): Basic rule based fraud prevention rules can be enabled.
⁵ Session timeout is the time when the consumer is redirected to his bank and his session getting expired at his bank.
Authorize → incremental authorize
Authorize → cancel
Authorize → partial cancel
Authorize → capture
Authorize → partial capture
Authorize → partial capture → partial capture
Authorize → capture → refund
Authorize → capture → partial refund → partial refund
Authorize → capture → recurring
Payment → refund
Payment → partial refund → partial refund
Payment → recurring
Recurring is supported when it is combined with SEPA Direct Debit payments. See Integration notes for further information.
The minimum required parameters are:
If not provided, the browser language will be used.
54 characters max
If longer than 27 characters, Sofort splits the message into two. Not all banks will display the entirety of both messages. e.g. GB banks only support first 18 characters.
Recurring payments can be done by using a combination of SOFORT and SEPA Direct Debit.
- Execute the initial transaction as a SOFORT transaction
- Capture the IBAN from the response
- Execute recurring payments as a SEPA payment using the captured IBAN
NOTE: Ensure you use the SEPA brand ID for the third step.
The Sofort payment wizard language will be determined by the browser language unless overridden by providing the language code. See Optional parameters.
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Updated 4 months ago