Regarding your concern, I would like to assure you that FrE Credit offers the escrow functionality regardless of region.
- FreelanceEngine tutorial: How to use Credit with Escrow system (Updated).
- FreelanceEngine Credit to make Escrow payment, no PayPal Adaptive needed.
- You can combine almost every available payment gateways (2Checkout/Stripe/,..) with FrE Credit for Escrow functionality.
Also, the latest version of FrE Credit allows employers to buy Credit on the go without having to prepurchase first.
Please go over our official documentation about FrE Credit here to set up the Escrow functionality (for commission).
Hope this helps.