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08/10/2015

LONDON (10 August, 2015) - Further to the announcements of 23 March 2015, 1 June 2015, 31 July 2015 and 3 August 2015, Optimal Payments Plc (LSE AIM: OPAY, the "Company") is pleased to announce the completion of the acquisition of Skrill.

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08/10/2015

10 August 2015: Optimal Payments today announced the completion of its acquisition of the Skrill Group, a leading provider of online payment and e-money solutions business and one of the largest prepaid online voucher providers in Europe.

The acquisition, for approximately €1.1 billion (US$ 1.2 billion), will create a leading payment and e-wallet provider with significant international scale and reach, and a product portfolio that includes Skrill, paysafecard, Payolution, NETELLER®, Net+®...

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06/16/2015

London, 30 July 2015 – UK holidaymakers return home with an average of £27.93 each in leftover foreign currency. This means tourists have been stockpiling more than £1.3 billion in foreign currency since their last holiday abroad, and more than a quarter (28%) never use it again, according a survey of 2,000 UK adults commissioned by prepaid MasterCard® card provider Skrill[i].

Nine in 10 (92%) UK holidaymakers come back through customs with foreign currency rattling around in their pockets and...

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04/23/2015

Only 14% confident enough to store card details in mobile apps

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04/16/2015

Skrill’s Prepaid MasterCard recognised for its payments capabilities

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04/01/2015

Skrill Group today announces that it has completed its acquisition of Ukash*. This deal, which was announced in November 2014, extends the scale and reach of Skrill Group’s paysafecard, further enhancing its position as Europe’s most popular, proven and secure prepaid payment solutions for purchasing online.

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03/24/2015

The Optimal Payments Group, a global provider of online and mobile payment processing services, has entered into an agreement to acquire Skrill Group from CVC Funds and other shareholders.

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