The Service of the Commission for the Protection of Competition has received a notification of a concentration, according to Section 10 of the Control of Concentrations between Enterprises Law of 2014, concerning the acquisition of the sharecapital of Clearhaus A/S, 3dsecure.io ApS και QuickPay ApS by Unzer Group GmbH.
Unzer Group GmbH, is a company duly registered under the laws of Germany, owned by KKR & Co. Inc., which provides complete service payment solutions to merchants for all relevant payment methods (in stores, online and on mobile phones).
Unzer GmbH is a holding company of Unzer Group GmbH.
KKR & Co. Inc. is listed on the New York Stock Exchange and is an international investment firm that offers a wide range of alternative investment funds and other investment products to investors. KKR & Co. Inc. also provides capital market solutions for the company, its affiliated portfolio companies and other clients.
Clearhaus Holding A/S, is a public company duly registered under the laws of Denmark, and it is a merchant acquirer that specializes in providing online payment solutions for webshops throughout Europe.
QuickPay ApS, is a company duly registered under the laws of Denmark and is active as a payment services provider that specialized in providing payment online solutions for webshops.
3dsecure.io ApS, is a company duly registered under the laws of Denmark, and it offers 3-D Secure products, an application programming infrastructure (API) that allows the use of 3-D Secure technology for strong customer authentication. This technology is an additional level of security for transactions, through credit and debit card on the internet that aims to reduce fraud for merchants and cardholders.