Tag Archives: Ukash

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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Skrill completes acquisition of Ukash

Online payment provider Skrill Group today announces that it has completed its acquisition of  competitor Ukash.  The acquisition deal was first announced in November 2014 and will aim to extend the scale and reach of Skrill Group’s paysafecard, further enhancing its position in the European online payments market. The completion of it acquisition of Ukash operations comes after last month’s …

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UKash CEO David Hunter joins EPA advisory board

Ukash, Chief Executive Officer, David Hunter is set to join the advisory board of the Emerging Payments Association (EPA). David Hunter joins four other industry leaders, who were elected following a poll amongst Gx and EPA member companies. The EPA was set up by a group of influential companies and individuals to represent those in emerging payments who wanted to …

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Skrill acquires Ukash for undisclosed fee

Online payment processing operator, has reached a final agreement to acquire pre-paid voucher provider Ukash. The sum of the acquisition was undisclosed by both parties. Skrill Group stated that the acquisition of Ukash will add scale and reach to its pre-paid unit Paysafecard, which it acquired in 2013 for €140 million. The deal comes just weeks after CVC Capital Partners-backed …

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Ukash makes Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200.

Online cash payments provider Ukash has been recognised for its success in business growth and international sales with its appearance in the Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200. The International Track listing, is an expansion of the Sunday Times Track 100 league table, which Ukash has won for three successive years in a row. The league table ranks Britain’s mid-market …

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UKash partners with Betfair

Online payment and processing provider UKash has announced an important business win with Betfair. From 2nd May Betfair customers who pass strict verification processes will be able to make cash deposits into their account through Ukash vouchers.  Unique 19 digit codes are purchased with cash in retail outlets and can then be used to pay directly on thousands of websites …

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Ukash secures fourth Queen’s Award

Ukash, the online cash payment provider, is one of just a select few companies to receive four consecutive Queen’s Awards. Announced on Her Majesty the Queen’s official birthday, the Queen’s Award for Enterprise features a diverse collection of UK businesses. But it is the inclusion of Ukash for the fourth consecutive year that, perhaps most effectively, reflects the changing landscape …

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UKash Announce Voucher Partnership With Birmingham City FC

Online payment provider UKash has announced the launch of a partnership with English Championship football club – Birmingham City. The partnership  will allow fans without credit or debit cards to purchase match tickets using the UKash voucher system. The partnership will extend the football clubs revenue channels by allowing fans access to purchase Birmingham City goods – such as match …

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