PayU Presented its Customer Protection Program
According to the data of the processing center PayU, from April 2010 till May 2012 the number of payments made via PayU on Allegro Group trading sites in six countries – Russia, Poland, Hungary, Ukraine, Romania and Czech Republic – has tripled: from 22% to 64%. In the same period of time the number of all Allegro users in the world paying for their purchases via PayU increased 2.8 times – from 590 thousand in April 2010 to 1.684 mln in May 2012.
In terms of popularity of online payments Russia is the second of six countries. Russians pay online for 42% of online purchases: 31% of the purchases are made via electronic payment systems, 11% – with bank cards. The rest are paid upon delivery by cash. Nevertheless Russia is the first of the six countries in terms of frequency of payments made with e-money.