Vladmir Komlev, general director of UCS, became the head of NSPK. Elena Vinogradova was appointed the new general director of UCS.
Visa awarded UCS with a certificate for the first implementation of CyberSource high-tech e-commerce solution in Russia.
UCS became a member of the National Payments Council and celebrated its twentieth anniversary.
UCS acquired Alfa Bank merchant acquiring business to significantly expand its presence on the Russian acquiring market.
Global Payments Inc., a leading provider of electronic transaction processing solutions acquired UCS.
UCS was one of the first companies in Russia to receive PCI DSS v. 1.2 certificate.
UCS in cooperation with United Settlement System (ORS) became the organizer and processing center of ORS.
UCS is certified by VISA International and MasterCard to start delivery of services for bank issuing programs.
UCS is growing rapidly along with the Russian financial market covering all consumer segments, first and foremost, retail trade, hotel and restaurant business.
Inturservice, Credobank and Inpass (UK) established Russian-British Closed Joint-Stock Company United Card Service (UCS).