Tag Archives: Paysafecard

Paysafe Group signals US betting intent with ‘Single Point API’ launch

Global payments and e-merchant services provider Paysafe Group has stated its corporate intent to lead transactional services within the liberalised US sports betting market in 2019 and beyond. Yesterday at the ICE London 2019 conference, Paysafe leadership announced the launch of its industry-specific ‘single point API’, which will deliver a unified payment platform/solution for all igaming/betting incumbents. Launching its new vertical, …

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Alex Capurro: Easy Payment Gateway – Revising alternative payment options for US conundrums

Alex Capurro, CEO of Easy Payment Gateway, says US gambling operators must look to alternative options to deliver a seamless payments journey for consumers. ___________ Following the repeal of PASPA last month, and the growing number of US states pushing ahead with legal, regulated online gambling, the USA has quickly become one of the hottest emerging markets in the world. …

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Paysafecard signs sponsorship deal with G2 ESPORTS

Prepaid online payment providers, paysafecard, have reached a company milestone by signing a first sponsorship deal with an elite eSports club, G2 ESPORTS. G2 ESPORTS was founded in November 2013 by Carlos Rodriguez, one of the world’s most successful eSports players. In just one year, the Madrid-based club has become one of the top five clubs in the world, and …

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Mediatech Solutions launches SKS365 in Spain

Omni-channel gaming platform provider, Mediatech Solutions, has agreed a deal with SKS365 to launch the PlanetWin365 brand in Spain. The agreement has seen Mediatech integrate SKS365’s existing in-house pre-match and live betting sportsbook into the Mediatech platform. Working alongside SKS365, Mediatech has also ensured PlanetWin365 is tailored to the specific regulatory requirements of the Spanish market. PlanetWin365 also offers slots …

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Paysafecard predicts major trends for 2016

Members of Paysafe Group PLC, paysafecard, have predicted that prepaid payments will grow in importance and market share in 2016, as more and more people ask for quick, safe and convenient payment methods. This applies in particular to online purchases, especially for small amounts, when buying digital goods. The growing concerns about the risks that come with passing on credit …

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Optimal finalises Skrill Group €1.1 billion takeover

Optimal Payments has confirmed its €1.1 billion ($1.2 billion) takeover of Skrill Group services, the acquisition sees Optimal become the biggest payment provider for the online gambling sector. The payment provider has fulfilled all takeover obligations set by the UK FCA, and met payments conditions set by majority stakeholder CVC Capital Partners, who had acquired a majority stake in Skrill …

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paysafecard to replace Ukash brand

Operators using Ukash payments are about to see the brand change to paysafecard, following the acquisition of Ukash by paysafecard earlier this year. paysafecard, part of the Skrill Group, will have its vouchers replace Ukash vouchers at retails from 31st August 2015 onwards. paysafecard has already been available in the UK for many years and offers a wide range of …

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Paysafecard signs FC Kaiserslautern shirt sponsorship

German soccer club 1. FC Kaiserslautern have agreed a shirt sponsorship deal with paysafecard.com. The 2. Bundesliga side have signed an initial one-year deal with the Skrill-owned online payment solutions company, and will carry its logo on their matchday jerseys. In addition, paysafecard.com branding will appear across the Fritz-Walter-Stadion, with a presence on pitchside LED hoardings and on the main …

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Michael Mueller Steps Down As CEO of Paysafecard

Michael Mueller co-founder of pre-paid payment provider – paysafecard has stepped down from his position as Chief Executive. Mueller had served as CEO, of the payment services company since 2005, and had been a core member of the founding team in 2000. Paysafecard announced that Udo Mueller would now be taking over the role of CEO. paysafecard is one of …

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