The 'Berlin Group' is a pan-European payments interoperability standards and harmonisation initiative with the primary objective of defining open and common scheme- and processor-independent standards in the interbanking domain between Creditor Bank (Acquirer) and Debtor Bank (Issuer), complementing the work carried out by e.g. the European Payments Council. As such, the Berlin Group has been established as a pure technical standardisation body, focusing on detailed technical and organisational requirements to achieve this primary objective.

Recent News

Jun 14
How to setup the interconnection on the production APIs
  • The communication between the TPP and the Bank is always secured by using a TLS-connection Mutual authentication using TLS version 1.2.
  • This TLS-connection is initiated by the TPP.
  • The TLS-connection has to be...
Jun 14
Credit Europe Bank N.V.’s dedicated interface for PSD2 is live
Starting from 14th June 2019, Credit Europe Bank N.V. has enabled its dedicated interface for PSD2. TPPs will be able to use all account information and payment initiation related services (AIS and PIS) supported by Credit Europe Bank N.V...

APIs

GET

authorizeUsingGET

/berlingroup/authorization/authorize

POST

createTokenUsingPOST

/berlingroup/v1/token

GET

cancelAuthorizeUsingGET

/berlingroup/authorization/cancel/authorize

GET

getAuthorizationsUsingGET

/berlingroup/v1/{payment-service}/{payment-product}/{payment-id}/{payment-authorisation}

GET

getPaymentStatusUsingGET

/berlingroup/v1/{payment-service}/{payment-product}/{paymentId}/status