LONG BEACH, N.Y., April 25, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Planet Payment, Inc. (Nasdaq:PLPM) (LSE:PPT), a leading provider of international payment and transaction processing and multi-currency processing services, today announced that the Annual Report and Accounts for 2013 have been issued and are available to shareholders at www.planetpayment.com (click on "Annual Meeting"). In accordance with Securities and Exchange Commission rules and AIM Rules for Companies, on or about 24 April 2014, we expect to mail and email to our shareholders a Notice of Internet Availability of Proxy Materials, containing instructions on how to access our proxy materials for our 2014 Annual Meeting of Stockholders and 2013 Annual Report. Shareholders who have previously requested hard copies of these materials will receive them by mail. The Annual Meeting of Shareholders will be held on Monday, 16 June 2014 at 10:00a.m. New York time, at the Company's headquarters at 670 Long Beach Boulevard, Long Beach, NY 11561, USA. Shareholders planning to attend are requested to notify the Company in advance for administrative purposes. About Planet Payment Planet Payment (Nasdaq:PLPM) (LSE:PPT) is a leading provider of international payment and transaction processing and multi-currency processing services. Planet Payment provides services in more than 20 countries and territories across the Asia Pacific region, North America, South America, the Middle East, Africa and Europe, primarily through our more than 60 acquiring bank and processor customers. The Company's point-of-sale and e-commerce services help merchants sell more goods and services to consumers, and together with ATM services, are integrated within the payment card transaction flow enabling acquiring customers, their merchants and consumers to shop, pay, transact and reconcile payment transactions in multiple currencies, geographies and channels. Planet Payment is headquartered in New York and has offices in Atlanta, Beijing, Bermuda, Delaware, Dubai, Dublin, London, Hong Kong, Mexico City, Shanghai and Singapore. Visit www.planetpayment.com for more information about the Company and its services. For up-to-date information follow Planet Payment on Twitter at @PlanetPayment or join Planet Payment's Facebook page.
CONTACT: Planet Payment, Inc. Graham N. Arad, SVP General Counsel Tel: + 1 516 670 3200 www.planetpayment.com Canaccord Genuity Ltd (UK) (Nomad for Planet Payment) Simon Bridges / Cameron Duncan Tel: +44 20 7523 8000