paysafecard group wins "Leading Prepaid Organisation 2009" Award

London/Vienna/Berlin, October 16, 2009 – Over 300 key people from across the prepaid industry attended the ceremony which took place in London on Tuesday, October 13th.

After the independent judges from eight European countries, all experts from the industry, had created a shortlist for each of the ten categories, the guests were asked to vote for the winners.

"It is a great honour to receive this award," says Michael Mueller, CEO of paysafecard group. "We see it as an approval for our hard work and as recognition of our pan-European and worldwide development especially over the past 12 months."

With the prepaid voucher paysafecard, the company created a safe and easy payment method for purchases on the Internet. The vouchers can be bought at 230,000 outlets in more than 20 countries worldwide. By simply entering the 16 digit pin code at one of the 3,000 web-shops that accept the vouchers as a payment method, customers can buy their goods quickly and securely within seconds.


About paysafecard: Over the past nine years, paysafecard have established themselves as Europe's favourite safe and easy-to-use alternative prepaid payment method for e-commerce. It is available in more than 20 countries worldwide. The smart payment solution is designed for users who don't have a credit or debit card or who don't want to use their credit card for online purchases and other micro payments on the Internet. Users simply authorize a payment by entering a PIN code, similar to the system used with prepaid phone cards. Thousands of e-businesses are benefiting from new customers by offering this safe and uncomplicated payment solution. paysafecard is available in £10, £25, £50 and £75 e-vouchers at more than 230,000 outlets across Europe and South America. In March 2009 the group was awarded "Best Prepaid Company outside the USA" by the global prepaid industry publication Paybefore. For more information, please visit www.paysafecard.com