Avangate Acquires 2Checkout to Expand Payment Flexibility and Broaden Market Reach


Combined company will bring a unique combination of eCommerce and subscription management solutions to market through various payment models across the globe.
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Avangate Joins Professional Software Associations

Avangate, the eCommerce platform for electronic software distribution, has joined several important professional associations to support and be closer to the software developers' community.

"We endeavor to get to know our partners better and to be able to respond to their needs accordingly. All associations we have joined provide a wealth of information and the forums in particular offer insight into shareware authors and software publishers' opinions, expertise, wish lists as well as their views on the industry together with future trends and developments. By holding active memberships in these associations, Avangate is able to stay in close contact with partners and at the same time keep abreast of current issues that are of importance to the software and shareware community" commented Dragos Stanescu, Sales Manager.

So far Avangate has joined the AISIP - Association of Independent Software Industry Professionals, the ASP - Association of Shareware Professionals, the OISV - Organization of Independent Software Vendors, and SIP - Software Industry Professionals.

About 2Checkout (formerly Avangate)

2Checkout, a Francisco Partners portfolio company, is the digital commerce & payments provider that helps companies sell their products and services via multiple channels, acquire customers across multiple touch points, increase customer and revenue retention, leverage smarter payment options and subscription billing models, and maximize sales conversion rates. The company’s clients include ABBYY, Absolute, Bitdefender, FICO, HP Software, Kaspersky Lab, and many more companies across the globe.

Avangate acquired 2Checkout in March 2017. More information about 2Checkout’s Avangate platform and related services can be found on

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