Emirates Islamic unveils Football Prepaid Card

July 06, 2014

Emirates Islamic, one of the leading Islamic financial institutions in the UAE, today unveiled the Emirates Islamic Football Prepaid Card, a special football-themed, Shari'a compliant prepaid card, which offers a wide range of benefits to match the discerning lifestyles of cardholders from the various customer segments, especially the youth and football enthusiasts.

The launch of the new Emirates Islamic Football Prepaid Card builds on the very successful Emirates Islamic pre-paid card, and has been launched in response to the increasing interest in football-themed card products among various customer segments, spanning a wide demographic profile.

The new Emirates Islamic Football Prepaid Card is a reloadable card, and can be loaded with up to AED 40,000. Issued as a Chip and Pin card for added security, the Football Prepaid Card also comes without an annual fee.

The Emirates Islamic Football Prepaid also entitles cardholders to the bank's Mazaya offers programme, which gives attractive discounts of up to 30% across more than 600 restaurants in the UAE, and instant reductions and privileges at partner retailers across the country.

"With the current football atmosphere and the holiday and festive seasons upon us, the launch of the new Football Prepaid Card is timely for our customers who are on the lookout for a unique gift," said Faisal Aqil, Deputy CEO - Consumer Wealth Management, Emirates Islamic. "We are confident that this prepaid card will serve as an ideal gift card for youth and fans of the game in general, as it comes with an attractive football-focused design."

The launch of the new football-themed prepaid card is in line with Emirates Islamic's modern, simple and transparent philosophy, and reflects the bank's commitment to provide innovative Shari'a-compliant products and services to customers from all segments of society.