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 Sponsors European ShareWare Conference (ESWC)

 ESWC 4th - 5th November 2006, Cambridge, UK Avangate, shareware registration service and e-commerce provider for online software sales, sponsors the 6th annual European ShareWare Conference. The two day event will be held on the 4th and the 5th of November 2006 at the Crown Plaza Hotel in Cambridge, UK.

The ESWC conference is the last major shareware event of the year and another opportunity for shareware professionals to keep up to date with the latest theories and practices in the software business.

"The challenges that the software industry is facing now require easy to implement, secure and flexible tools. Avangate sales and marketing solutions answer well these requirements and can enhance a software business", says Dragos Stanescu, Sales Manager at Avangate B.V.

By sponsoring the ESWC conference, Avangate, also a member of several important professional associations, continues its commitment to support and be closer to the software developers' community.

The purpose of the conference is to provide a gateway to facilitate sharing information to and for shareware developers and companies and organizations who provide products and services to shareware developers. More information can be found at

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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