A Gibraltar company is issuing a MasterCard-branded reloadable prepaid card denominated in South African rand in time for this summer's World Cup soccer tournament.

Prepaid Financial Services, the card's program manager, will market the PFS MasterCard Prepaid Rand Travel Card to 60,000 U.K. residents expected to attend the 2010 Federation Internationale de Football Association World Cup June 11 through July 11, said Steven Phillips, a Prepaid Financial spokesman. The World Cup, the world's largest sporting event, is expected to attract more than 220,000 extended-stay visitors. The product was announced Wednesday.

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