SOFORT GmbH About us

SOFORT - the market leader among direct payments methods in Germany.

Source: EHI Retail Institute (E–Commerce Markt Deutschland 2012)

From startup to market leader

Locations and products of SOFORT GmbH

SOFORT GmbH based in Munich, Germany, was founded in 2005 initially under the name Payment Network, and offers products and services for the secure purchase of physical and digital goods on the Internet. This includes among other things the payment method called SOFORT.

Our core products are innovative online payment systems, which not only make life easier, but also provide fair conditions that set new standards.

Together with the Deutsche Handelsbank, we also have established a comprehensive portfolio of banking products that are especially designed for eCommerce.

Kreislauf-Pfeile > 35,000 merchants Verkäufer > 150 employees Austausch-Pfeile > 2 milliontransactions every month

A leader in Germany. Successfull across Europe.

Today SOFORT GmbH works together with online shops and providers of eCommerce software and shop solutions in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, the Netherlands, Belgium, Poland, Hungary, Italy, Spain, France, UK, Slovakia and
 Czech Republic.


SOFORT - A Klarna group company

SOFORT is a part of the Klarna Group, the leading European alternative payment provider. Today more than half of all online merchants in Germany are amongst our partners. The services of both payment providers are used by approx. 45 million consumers. All in all Klarna Group cooperates with 65,000 online merchants and offers its solutions in 15 European countries.


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