Payouts and Payins currently use different protocols and authentication mechanisms. In most cases, you will need to integrate with both APIs, so this section discusses their high-level differences.
Compare the main feature and technology differences between Payouts and Payins APIs.
|Usually used by||Mobile Network Operators|
Money Transfer Organizations
|Includes portal access||Access reports in Portal||- Access reports in Portal|
- Initiate transactions in Portal
|Supports funds disbursements||Sync or Async||Async Only|
|Supports funds collections||No||Yes|
|Supports forex rates retrieval||Yes||No|
|Supports Webhooks (IPNS)||Yes||Yes|
|Supports retrieval of other objects||Account Balance Only||Account Balances,|
Contacts, Transactions, Currencies,
Networks, Banks, Events and others
|Includes client libraries||No||Yes|
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Get an overview of the first set of API: Payouts