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New EU Payments Directive as of 14th September 2019 – Change in Sofortüberweisung under the Second EU Payment Services Directive (PSD2).

In the course of the new EU PSD2 Directive we will change the process of Sofortüberweisung in order to make it even more safe and secure. In doing so, Sofortüberweisung will implement a second step of authentification, the so-called second factor, which can be different depending on the main bank. Learn more here.

Pay now with online banking.


Let your customers pay now with the safety and simplicity of online banking.
Trusted by more than 12 million users and available in 14 countries.

Same great payment method in a
new smoooth world.

In case you’re wondering why you’re here, when you were expecting something more orange, something exciting has happened. The payment method “Sofort” has now become a star player for the Klarna team, or to put in another way, Elvis has joined the Beatles.

So what does this mean for you?

If you are already a merchant of Sofort GmbH then it’s business as usual and you can log in with the link below.
Log in to Sofort

If you don’t use Sofort or Klarna products today then we welcome you to continue to explore this page for everything you need to know about offering payments with online banking, or explore the rest of the Klarna offering from the following link.
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Why is shopping online with online banking
so popular with your customers?

Sofort GmbH lets customers pay now using their own online banking details.

Fast, direct, convenient and secure.

The big advantage is that customers don’t need to register or open an account. Funds are transferred directly from customers’ online bank account to your bank account. Thanks to the real-time transaction confirmation you receive, you can dispatch the goods to your customers immediately.

Pay now is available in 9 European countries.

Made to be exactly what your business needs.


So simple.
Whether you’re using standard software or have developed your system yourself – with the modules and easy-to-use manuals, the integration of payment products offered by Sofort GmbH will be a walk in the park.

See the integration options.

So safe.
When shopping online, your customers use their own familiar online banking details, but confidential login details and confirmation codes are not stored and are never visible to you or any other third party, including Klarna as well as employees of Sofort GmbH.
This degree of safety has been recognised with the TÜV seal “Approved Data Protection” and Pay now has the certificate “Approved Payment System” awarded by TÜV Saarland. As if that wasn’t enough, Sofort GmbH’s information security management system has been ISO 27001 certified by TÜV Süd.

The smoooth experience.

What happens on your site.

The customer selects Pay now with online banking in the checkout and the relevant order information from your online shop is automatically carried over to the secure Klarna payment form.

What happens at Sofort GmbH.

In the secure payment form of Sofort GmbH the customer selects its country and bank and login using its online banking login details. At the end, confirms the transfer by entering a confirmation code Online banking login details like PIN and the unique TANs are not stored by Sofort GmbH.

What happens at your bank.

Sofort GmbH transmits the transfer information to the bank of the customer by means of an encryption that meets banking standards and sends you a confirmation of the transaction with the payment reference, the amount and your project number. The bank remits the money of the purchase to you.

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