Agrees to deals to place VIP LightSpeed products at nine U.S. locations

Global Payments Inc. has announced agreements to provide its VIP LightSpeed suite of cash access products and services to nine additional U.S. casinos.

Global Payments will provide services to Casino Queen in East St. Louis, Ill.; San Pablo Casino in San Pablo, Calif.; as well as seven locations for Oneida Casino in Green Bay, Wis.

These gaming establishments have signed contracts to offer a number of Global Payments' innovative products including PlayerCash @dvantage credit and debit card cash advance services, VIP Preferred check-cashing services, and ATM Cash @dvantage, which allows patrons to initiate electronic check transactions at ATMs without casino cage assistance.

“We look forward to developing these new relationships as we expand our cash access services business. Our innovative products continue to provide performance and service levels that ensure optimal speed of transaction, ease of use, and convenience, while significantly building satisfaction and customer loyalty across the United States,” said Dean DeCristoforo, senior vice president of Global Payments Gaming Service.

VIP LightSpeed is an Internet-accessible, PC-based platform that provides cash access services for traditional and electronic check cashing, ATM check cashing, credit and debit card cash advances and credit reports. In addition, VIP LightSpeed provides high-speed processing of cash access transactions, reduction of risk associated with check-cashing and cash advance services, and a full spectrum of management and legal compliance reporting tools.