iDEAL processed 5.39 million payments on Black Friday.

That is a new day record for the payment method.

The number of payments together accounted for about 430 million euros in turnover, it was announced on Saturday.

About 70 percent more was paid with iDEAL on Black Friday than on an average Friday.

Turnover was 85 percent higher than what is usual for a Friday.

iDEAL processed about 100 payments per second during Black Friday.

Compared to 2019, the year before corona, both the number of payments and the estimated turnover were about half higher.

The run-up to Black Friday was also busy.

On Monday, the start of the so-called Black Week, the number of payments via iDEAL was immediately a quarter higher than normal.

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