Wirecard nominated for a Global Mobile Award with Orange Cash

Nominated in the category of Best Mobile Payment Solution

Jana Tilz
Corporate media inquiries
Jana Tilz

VP Corporate Communications & Branding

Jan 27, 2016

Wirecard is in the running for the title of Best Mobile Payment Solution within the Connected Life Awards category of the 2016 GLOMO Awards. The award winners will be announced at the Mobile World Congress, the world’s most important mobile industry trade fair. Wirecard put itself forward for the award with its Orange Cash product – a mobile payment solution comprising innovative functions such as incentives and cashback services and also a real-time overview of transactions. This product is available throughout France and Spain via the French mobile network operator Orange.

Orange Cash combines contactless mobile payment with integrated loyalty and couponing offers via Wirecard’s Card-Linked Offers platform. Orange Cash users can benefit from the participating merchants’ mobile offers in real time. The wallet, which was developed with the focus on simple navigation and design, is based on a prepaid account with a digital Visa card issued by Wirecard Card Solutions. All you need in order to use Orange Cash is an NFC-enabled smartphone with the app installed and an NFC SIM card.

The Connected Life Awards will be presented from 10.05 a.m. on 23 February in hall 3 of the Barcelona-based fair. The GSMA’s Global Mobile Awards are one of the global mobile industry’s most renowned award events. A total of 285 candidates were shortlisted for the 40+ awards being presented in eight categories. At 930, there were a record number of candidates this year, reflecting the incredible diversity and pace of innovation in the mobile world.

Orange Cash has already won numerous awards, for example being named M-Wallet of the Year 2015 at the Paybefore Awards.

Visit Wirecard at stand 7K30 at the Mobile World Congress being held in Barcelona from 22 to 25 February.