Payment Initiation API
Our Payment Initiation API offers a wide range of payments that our mutual customers can initiate through your innovative financial apps.
The benefits of using our API
By using our PSD2 Payment Initiation API, you can securely offer our mutual customers the ability to initiate a wide range of payments, transfers and cross-border payments, via your services.
As we operate in multiple countries, further down this page you'll find country specific information relating to the payments available for you to offer.
Working with our API
When you're ready to start working with our API, head down to the bottom of this page. On the following pages you'll be able to subscribe to the API and explore the swagger files.
For overall guidelines on how to implement our APIs, please head over to Technical Guidelines
For specific Payment guidelines, check out Payment API Technical Guidelines
For country specific information, head down to the section below. It's important that you read these pages because we've described business and implementation rules that differ depending on the country the customer holds accounts with.
At the very bottom of this page, you'll find a link that will take you to the page where you can subscribe to our API (so you can test it) and under "Explore bundled APIs" you'll find the swagger files.
When you've thoroughly tested our API and are ready to go Live, we've created this guide to help you called Live Data Enrollment
Please note that for Handelsbanken Denmark and Handelsbanken Norway, the PSD2 APIs are handled by a third party service provider where you'll need to separately sign-up and register. The links to their portals can be found in the Country specific section below.
- Initiate payments
- Initiate transfers
- Initiate cross-border payments
- Get payment status
Country specific information
As mentioned above, we operate in multiple countries and the payment types available vary depending on which country the accounts are located in. It is very important that you read the Implementation Guidelines, as they provide key details about which fields, formats and values are required for each payment type. To view the country specific information regarding the Payment Initiation API, please click on the links below.
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