The following terms are used throughout this guide:
The Payment Gateway.
The Merchant using the Gateway’s services.
The Payment Gateway Provider.
The Merchant or its representative performing the integration.
The bank or financial institution used by the Merchant.
A Customer of the Merchant making a payment.
A payment credit, debit, prepayment or gift card issued by the Card Schemes.
The operator of a payment Card network, such as Visa, Mastercard, et al.
The person who owns the payment Card, usually the Customer.
The bank or financial institution that issued the payment Card to the Cardholder.
An account on the Gateway mapped to an Acquirer-provided account.
Third-party checkout solution such as PayPal, Amazon Pay other alternative payment methods.
Third-party wallet solution such as Masterpass.
Hosted Payment Page (HPP)
A page hosted on our secure server used to collect Customer details.
Hosted Payment Field (HPF)
An individual form field hosted on our secure server used to collect sensitive Cardholder data.