ATLANTA, Georgia -- (PRESS RELEASE) -- Global Payments Inc. (NYSE:
GPN), a leader in both payment processing and gaming cash access services,
today announced an agreement to provide its VIP LightSpeed(TM) suite of
cash access products to Mystic Lake Casino Hotel and Little Six Casino in
Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minnesota.
The casinos will utilize Global Payments' PlayerCash @dvantage(TM)
credit and debit card cash advance services, providing cash access from all
major payment card networks, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
"Our continued and rapid expansion in the Native American casino
industry is a direct result of the exciting technology that we offer
through VIP LightSpeed," said Senior Vice President of Global Payments
Gaming Services, Dean DeCristoforo. "We are pleased to partner with Mystic
Lake Casino Hotel and the Little Six Casino and know our services will
prove to be a great benefit to the casinos, providing more convenience and
strengthening patron loyalty."
VIP LightSpeed(TM) is a high speed, Internet-accessible, PC-based
platform that provides cash access services. Global Payments encourages
responsible gaming through its comprehensive suite of cash access solutions
for gaming establishments including check cashing, credit and debit card,
cash advance, turnkey ATM services, player history and credit reports.
Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN) is a leading provider of electronic
transaction processing services for consumers, merchants, Independent Sales
Organizations (ISOs), financial institutions, government agencies and
multi- national corporations located throughout the United States, Canada,
Latin America, Europe and the Asia-Pacific region. Global Payments offers a
comprehensive line of processing solutions for credit and debit cards,
business-to-business purchasing cards, gift cards, electronic check
conversion and check guarantee, verification and recovery including
electronic check services, as well as terminal management. The company also
provides consumer money transfer services from the U.S. and Europe to
destinations in Latin America, Morocco, and the Philippines.