Optimal Payments NETELLER to purchase Skrill


Optimal Payments and Skrill to combine Forces

Optimal Payments Skrill Deal

Optimal Payments, the mother company of NETELLER, announced in a press release on Monday that they will combine forces with Skrill to take on the likes of PayPal and to further strengthen the position in the eWallet and digital payment market.

The price of the purchase is set at 1.1 billion EUR. The deal is conditional on shareholder consent and the approval of the UK financial services regulator and is expected to be completed in the third quarter of 2015. You can find a good overview of the details at Reuters.

Please also check our page with all details about the Paysafe Group and Optimal Payments with its development over past years.

What is changing for me and my eWallet-Optimizer membership?

Nothing. Your membership is not changing and we will continue to offer the best eWallet experience to our clients.

Do I have to get used to a different eWallet or product changes?

No, brand names and products will stay the same for now.


If you have any questions about the recent update, please do not hesitate to contact us .



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