Gateway and Datastream Announce Strategic Alliance
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DataStream Card Services Ltd., a leader in stored value debit card products and services announced today the formation of a strategic alliance with Gateway Financial Services Ltd., for the development and management of custom debit and credit card products and systems to be marketed under the brand name DataStream Cards. DataStream Cards will be using the suite of GFSL outsourcing solutions to manage their back office requirements.

As part of the of this strategic alliance DataStream will contribute their leading card products, Internet Cash Card along with their other branded card products, Net2Pay,,,,,,,,,,

Gateway the recognized leader in financial payment processing and fraud /risk management will provide their E-Wallet platform, Central Coin, their full Payment Connexions Payment Processing Outsourcing service, as well as a number of new innovative products to the relationship.

Thom Kidrin - Managing Director and CEO of DataStream said, ” This alliance between DataStream and Gateway allows DataStream Cards to be the “One Stop” for merchants looking for alternative card products for the customer base. Gateway’s Payment Connexions service provides efficiencies of scale for comprehensive integrated risk screening, reporting and settlement functionality which will facilitate accelerated market expansion of DataStream’s card products and services.

Gord Williamson – CEO of Gateway added “DataStream’s established and growing position in the debit card market provides a complementary component to the Gateway suite of products which we believe will deliver increased revenue growth and additional options to Gateway and DataStream customers. I believe the blend of technological innovation and disciplined strategic management execution will continue to position Gateway as a market leader recognized for stable diversified financial services. I am confident that our relationship with DataStream will become a new piston of growth.”

About DataStream

DataStream Card Services, Ltd is a United Kingdom corporation established to promote and support the international release and servicing of prepaid debit cards, credit cards, virtual wallets, telephone cards and other stored value systems to targeted communities around the world.

DataStream Cards will be offered to consumers from a number of internet Website Portal Merchants and direct from a toll free Customer Call Center. Card registration will be available through the merchant internet sites and the Customer Call Center. Target market consumers will benefit from card usability, accessibility and security and is available to online merchants around the world. Consumers will purchase direct from these authorized internet merchants or direct from the DataStream’s Operations and Customer Call Center representatives for processing and fulfillment coordination.

About Gateway

Gateway Financial Services Ltd. (Gateway) prides itself on being one of the longest and most trusted processing organizations in the market - providing state of the art processing services, technologies, outsourcing, and tools to help clients manage all their processing needs.

Gateway's management team has over thirty years of experience in payment processing and in developing custom payment solutions for consumers, merchants, and software providers. Over the years Gateway has evolved as an expert in the e-payment market fulfilling the needs and supporting best practices for its clients.

To compliment its flagship credit card clearing business, Gateway also offers a suite of proprietary “One Stop” payment products including CentralCoin, Payment Connexions, Outsourcing Services, and a host of value added tools for its clients.

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For More Information: 800-910-7110 Gateway Financial Services Ltd. Caribbean Place, Leeward HighwayP.O. Box 657Providenciales, Turks & Caicos IslandsBritish West, Indies For More Information Contact:Dan 416-486-0907 x303

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