Winner of Five Major Categories including Best Prepaid Card Overall
LONDON, MONTREAL and NEW YORK (JUNE 2, 2015) -- Optimal Payments (LSE AIM: OPAY), a leading global online payment solutions provider, announces that its Net+ Prepaid MasterCard® has won awards in five categories and been selected as runner-up in an additional three categories at the Prepaid365 Awards, the UK’s definitive consumer prepaid card awards, on June 1, 2015.
“We are honoured to be recognized at this year’s Prepaid365 Awards, which stands-out as a voice for the consumer in the competitive prepaid card landscape, and to win for Best Prepaid Card Overall again is a significant achievement,” said Danny Chazonoff, chief operating officer, Optimal Payments. “Our commitment to innovative product development is unrivalled in the industry and the recognition of our Net+ Prepaid MasterCard is a testament to the strength of our product offering and commitment to bring the best card solutions to our customers.”
“The Net+ love affair with the Prepaid365 Awards continues with the team scooping five winner gongs with another three runner up accolades,” said Amit Sharma, CEO and senior prepaid consultant at Prepaid365 the UK’s Prepaid Card Portal. “With over one million voter responses, there can be no better endorsement for the efforts of NETELLER®’s Net+ Prepaid MasterCard team than to be voted as the best overall prepaid card in 2015. Available in eight currencies, NET+ domination of the consumer prepaid landscape looks set to continue.”
The annual Prepaid365 awards, launched in 2009, recognise best in class-prepaid propositions and prepaid card providers voted for by consumers and award program’s subject matter experts.
The Net+ Prepaid MasterCard was chosen as the top card in five major categories: Best Prepaid Card Overall; Best General Spend Prepaid Card; Best Prepaid e-Wallet and Card; Best Gaming Prepaid Card and Best Pay As You Go Prepaid Card.
The Net+ Prepaid MasterCard was also named runner-up in three additional categories: Best Privacy Prepaid Card; Best GBP Travel Prepaid Card and Best Online Shopping Prepaid Card
Optimal Payments has a strong record of delivering innovative technology solutions to its merchants, in both online payment processing and risk and fraud management. The Net+ Prepaid Card provides NETELLER service members with a cost effective, secure and flexible personal and private card to use at almost 35 million online, cash and point-of-sale locations worldwide wherever MasterCard® is accepted. With no annual or monthly fees, it is among the most competitive prepaid cards on the market.
About Optimal Payments Plc
Optimal Payments is a global provider of online payment solutions, trusted by businesses and consumers in over 200 countries and territories to move and manage billions of dollars each year. Merchants use the NETBANX® platform and services to simplify how they accept credit and debit card, direct-from-bank, and alternative and local payments; and the NETELLER® service to increase revenues and capture new customers. Consumers use the multi-lingual and multi-currency NETELLER® and Net+® Card stored-value offering to make secure and convenient payments. In addition, Optimal Payments Card Services, another division of Optimal Payments, provides innovative prepaid products and services to merchants. Optimal Payments Plc is quoted on the London Stock Exchange’s AIM, with a ticker symbol of OPAY. Subsidiary company Optimal Payments Ltd is authorised and regulated as an e-money issuer by the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FRN: 900015).
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