Optimal Payments' NETBANX recognised for excellence in payments by Elavon

Optimal Payments' NETBANX recognised for excellence in payments by Elavon 
Also shortlisted for Best Payment Innovation in e-Commerce Award 
LONDON,UK, Sept. 24, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Optimal Payments (LSE: OPAY) 
("Optimal"), a leading online payments provider, is pleased to announce that 
it has been recognised by Elavon Merchant Services ("Elavon") with the top 
award for "Outstanding PSP Performance" of the Year. 
This award recognises the outstanding service that Optimal Payments' NETBANX 
payment processing division provides to its merchant customers. NETBANX 
works with a number of acquirers including Elavon to offer a comprehensive and 
global payments capability through a single integration. 
"We are very proud to be recognised for this significant achievement", said 
Danny Chazonoff, Chief Operating Officer of Optimal Payments. "This award 
demonstrates the commitment of the whole Optimal team to deliver outstanding 
service to our NETBANX customers. It further enhances our sound reputation as 
we continue to extend our solutions to merchants and consumers built around 
our innovative proprietary technology platform." 
James Quickfall, Head of 3(rd) Party Sales at Elavon Merchant Services, added 
"Optimal Payments has continued to demonstrate its capabilities in payment 
processing, and we are proud of our relationship with them, leveraging their 
market leading technology, risk management experience and operational 
excellence to help us win large, complex deals. Their ability to deliver to 
their customers is unrivalled, and our successful relationship is built on 
strong foundations of innovation and professionalism from both sides." 
This award follows Optimal Payments' success in being shortlisted for the Best 
Payment Innovation in e-Commerce Award at the IMRG sponsored 2012 e-Commerce 
Awards for Excellence. 
These awards are unique in the UK and will bring the whole industry together 
to celebrate its success. The awards categories have been carefully selected 
to show off the broad range of skills that are required for successful 
e-commerce as well as reflecting the contribution that eCommerce can make to 
society and culture. The ceremony to announce the winners of the eCommerce 
Awards for Excellence takes place on 2nd October (the first evening of the 
e-Commerce Expo http://www.ecommerceexpo.co.uk) at the Brewery, Chiswell 
Street in the City of London. More information is available at 
About Optimal Payments 
Optimal Payments is a global provider of online payment solutions. Trusted 
by businesses and consumers in over 180 countries to move and manage billions 
of dollars each year, merchants use the NETBANX ® processing service to 
simplify how they accept and settle credit card, direct-from-bank, and cash 
payments; and the NETELLER ® payment account to increase margins, capture new 
customers and increase their lifetime value. Being an independent provider has 
allowed the company to support tens-of-thousands merchants around the globe 
across a wide range of industries. Optimal Payments Plc is quoted on the 
London Stock Exchange's AIM market, with a ticker symbol of OPAY. Subsidiary 
company Optimal Payments Ltd is authorized and regulated as an e-money issuer 
by the UK's Financial Services Authority (FSA). 
For more information on Optimal Payments visit www.optimalpayments.com or 
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twitter @optimalpayments. 
About Elavon (www.elavon.com) 
Elavon is a wholly owned subsidiary of U.S. Bancorp (NYSE: USB) and provides 
end-to-end payment processing services to more than one million merchants in 
the United States, Europe, Canada, Mexico, Brazil and Puerto Rico. Elavon 
markets solutions including credit and debit card processing, electronic gift 
cards, dynamic currency conversion, multi-currency support, and cross-border 
acquiring through multiple alliance channels including financial institutions, 
trade associations, third party sales agents as well as direct sales. Elavon's 
suite of solutions is tailored to meet the needs of merchants in specialized 
markets such as retail, hospitality/T&E, health care, education and the public 
Optimal Payments Plc Andrew Gilchrist EVP Corporate Affairs+ 44 (0) 
1624 698 713 Email:investorrelations@optimalpayments.com 
Citigate Dewe Rogerson (PR adviser to Optimal Payments)+ 44 (0) 20 7638 
9571 Angharad Couch / Priscilla Garcia 
SOURCE: Optimal Payments Inc. 
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