OpenConnect delivers a diverse range of reliable, robust and future proofed transaction services providing the ultimate flexibility for all your transaction solution needs. Utilizing the latest payment switching and transaction integration technology, OpenConnect brings together payment sources from both physical and remote environments to a range of transaction destinations – a completely flexible omni-channel solution.

OpenConnect Features

  • Integrated Dynamic Currency Conversion (DCC) Functionality

    As the originator of DCC Services, OpenConnect  comes with Integrated DCC functionality allowing our customers access to new revenue streams and functionality not available on many other platforms.

  • Multi-Currency Pricing (MCP)

    An e-commerce payment solution that allows your customers to browse and pay in their preferred currency. Improving the international customer shopping experience while generating valuable extra revenue.

  • Globally Connected

    Connection of payment accepting devices to an extensive worldwide network of local and international card acquirers & schemes.

  • Opening Connections

    Allows payment and other transaction messages to be converted from one protocol and/or message format to another and routed to the appropriate transaction end point.

  • Transaction Devices & Support

    Provides a focal point for a range of transaction types both face-to-face and eCommerce delivered from a broad range of EPOS-connected, counter PoS and mobile Pos as well as kiosks and other unattended payment devices.

  • White Labelling

    Fexco can provide a fully white-labelled version of OpenConnect which can be branded to complement existing systems and solutions. Allowing our customers to retain their existing relationships.

  • Integration

    Ability to adapt existing interface standards of acquirers and value added service providers ensures expedient and trouble free solutions can be delivered with little or need to for changes or enhancements to existing 3rd party systems.

  • Highest levels of Security and Compliance

    OpenConnect is fully PCI-DSS and EMV compliant, migrating risk away from our clients. It features the latest technology in security and data protection to ensure the ultimate level of security across every stage of the payment life cycle.

  • Real Time Reporting and Insights

    Secure access for acquirer’s clients to transaction reporting and monitoring, with capabilities for multi-level reporting right down to individual device and transaction level analysis.

  • Bespoke Interfaces

    Fexco can develop scheme and acquirer interfaces to suit specifications on an individual basis.

  • Device and System Neutral

    Because we are independent and impartial to the sources & destinations of transactions, you choose the equipment, systems and acquirers that suit your business.

  • 24/7 Support

    Worldwide 24/7 operational support is provided by the in-house Fexco Operations Team.


OpenConnect Benefits

  • Device and System Neutral

    A fully self-sufficient Services and Solutions partner who is vendor-independent and impartial to providers of PoS devices and other services.

  • Proven Track Record

    Proven track record in delivering and operating secure, flexible and fault-tolerant payment systems.

  • Global Network

    Global network plus local offices and staff with market knowledge and expertise, focused on building long term client relationships.

  • Solutions that deliver value

    Providing Solutions which deliver value to Acquirers and Merchants and strengthen the Acquirer/Merchant relationship.

  • Cross-Border Expertise

    With unequalled knowledge of cross-border and FX payment transactions, FEXCO supports a breadth of F2F and Ecommerce payment facilities to meet the international trading requirements for Acquirers and Merchants.

  • Additional Value

    DCC provides Acquirers with a market-competitive Service which is valued by Merchants.

  • Expedient DCC enablement in EPOS Solutions

    FEXCO’s Device/Transaction Integration Framework provides an expedient means of enabling DCC in EMV/PCI DSS-complaint EPOS payment solutions eliminating the need for changes inPoS/PED card payment applications and merchant EPOS software.

  • Future Proofed

    The infrastructure is continually enhanced adding new features and connections.

  • Increased Revenue

    Generates additional revenue stream from existing international credit card transactions.

  • Guaranteed DCC Revenue Sharing

    FEXCO’s fully managed treasury solution guarantees the merchant their agreed commission. DCC Revenue share offsets merchants costs for equipment and PCI compliance.

  • Zero FX Risk

    FEXCO can manage and protect Acquirers from FX risk.

  • Modular & Flexible

    The platform operates on a modular basis and can be customised and unique to customers circumstances.

  • Improved Customer Service

    Merchants can offer an enhanced sales experience for their international customers


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OpenConnect for Cruise

A Dedicated Cruise Card Payment Solution

Fexco has developed a secure, end-to-end card payment acceptance solution specifically tailored to the cruise industry. Incorporating Fexco’s flagship product Dynamic Currency Conversion (DCC), the solution provides an omni-channel experience across all stages of payment. Our solution is already integrated with the leading cruise EPOS/Payment application – Oracle Hospitality for Cruise (Fidelio Cruise Payment Application).

OpenConnect Platform for Cruise Benefits

  • Additional Revenue Generation 

    Through value added services like DCC, and the provision of revenue sharing capabilities for our partners, our platform generates additional revenue streams from existing international transactions.

  • Covers all stages of the Voyage

    A complete solution with industry-compliant security provides control in all aspects of card payment from Reservations through Embarkation, In-Voyage and Disembarkation stages of the guest experience.

  • Transparent Exchange Rates

    Allows guests to have exact confirmation of the final amount of their card payment transaction in their home currency.

  • Guaranteed Commission Share

    FEXCO’s fully managed treasury solution guarantees the cruise line operator their agreed commission.

  • Highest levels of Security and Compliance

    OpenConnect Platform for Cruise is fully PCI-DSS and EMV compliant which minimises the scope of PCI-DSS audits for cruise line operators.

  • Fast Integration

    OpenConnect Platform for Cruise is easy to set up and integrate with existing cruise systems and processes.

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Fexco OpenConnect Details

Registered address: Fexco Centre, Iveragh Road, Killorglin, Co. Kerry, Ireland

Call us on:

Ireland: 1800 402123
UK: 0800 838 441
International: +353 66 9761 258

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