Points International Ltd. Reports March Business Metrics



    TORONTO, April 9 /CNW/ - Points International Ltd. (TSX: PTS; OTCBB:
PTSEF; "Points" or the "Company"), the owner and operator of Points.com, the
world's leading reward program management portal, announced today its monthly
business metrics for the month of March and for the first quarter of 2007. The
Company reported a 43% year-over-year increase and a 10% sequential increase
in overall points/miles transacted for the month of March, bringing cumulative
points/miles transacted to 25.9 billion. For the first quarter of 2007,
overall points/miles transacted increased 47% year-over-year, and 30% compared
to the fourth quarter of 2006.

    
    Other March highlights include:

    -   Points/miles transacted by Private Branded Channels increased
        51% year-over-year and 12% sequentially, bringing cumulative
        points/miles transacted to 23.0 billion. Private Branded Channel
        points/miles transacted for the first quarter of 2007 increased
        49% year-over-year and 40% versus the fourth quarter of 2006.
    -   Points/miles transacted by Points.com were essentially flat
        year-over-year and sequentially, bringing cumulative points/miles
        transacted to 2.9 billion. For the first quarter of 2007, Points.com
        points/miles transacted increased 33% year-over-year, and declined
        15% versus the seasonally strong fourth quarter of 2006.
    -   Cumulative registered users on Points.com increased
        37% year-over-year to 1.6 million.


                                                 Mar-07               Mar-07
                                                    vs.                  vs.
                        Mar-07          Feb-07   Feb-07       Mar-06  Mar-06
                      -------------------------------------------------------

    TOTAL ALL CHANNELS

      Points/Miles
       Transacted     941,354,622     853,458,935   10%     660,248,448  43%
      No. of
       Points/Miles
       Transactions        91,546          87,694    4%          83,919   9%
      Cumulative
       Points/Miles
       Transacted  25,918,376,993  24,977,022,371    4%  17,302,312,706  50%

    PRIVATE BRANDED CHANNELS

      Points/Miles
       Transacted     836,077,600     748,124,665   12%     554,800,094  51%
      No. of
       Points/Miles
       Transactions        85,910          80,716    6%          76,817  12%
      Cumulative
       Points/Miles
       Transacted  23,004,166,952  22,168,089,352    4%  15,761,208,611  46%

    POINTS.COM CHANNELS

      Points/Miles
       Transacted     105,277,022     105,334,270    0%     105,448,354   0%
      No. of
       Points/Miles
       Transactions         5,636           6,978  -19%           7,102 -21%
      Cumulative
       Points/Miles
       Transacted   2,914,210,041   2,808,933,019    4%   1,541,104,095  89%
      Cumulative
       Registered
       Users            1,623,897       1,590,936    2%       1,181,769  37%



                                                  Q1/07                Q1/07
                                                    vs.                  vs.
                        Q1/07           Q4/06     Q4/06       Q1/06    Q1/06
                      -------------------------------------------------------

    TOTAL ALL CHANNELS

      Points/Miles
       Transacted   2,747,167,563   2,119,084,361   30%   1,870,100,039  47%
      No. of
       Points/Miles
       Transactions       279,158         251,926   11%         225,710  24%
      Cumulative
       Points/Miles
       Transacted  25,918,376,993  23,171,209,430   12%  17,302,312,706  50%

    PRIVATE BRANDED CHANNELS

      Points/Miles
       Transacted   2,405,796,523   1,715,495,110   40%   1,614,367,596  49%
      No. of
       Points/Miles
       Transactions       257,663         223,148   15%         207,544  24%
      Cumulative
       Points/Miles
       Transacted  23,004,166,952  20,598,370,429   12%  15,761,208,611  46%

    POINTS.COM CHANNELS

      Points/Miles
       Transacted     341,371,040     403,589,251  -15%     255,732,443  33%
      No. of
       Points/Miles
       Transactions        21,495          28,778  -25%          18,166  18%
      Cumulative
       Points/Miles
       Transacted   2,914,210,041   2,572,839,001   13%   1,541,104,095  89%
      Cumulative
       Registered
       Users            1,623,897       1,531,449    6%       1,181,769  37%
    


    "March was another strong month with a 43% year-over-year increase in
total points/miles transacted," commented Rob MacLean, Chief Executive Officer
of Points International. "Both Points.com and the Private Branded Channels saw
double digit year-over-year growth in the first quarter. We continue to expand
our partner base and were very pleased to have had Marriott International join
us in December of 2006. Marriott contributed nicely to the quarter which led
to particularly strong growth in our Private Branded Channels business."
    Points International will continue to report business metrics on a
monthly basis. The Business metrics can also be found on the Investor
relations section of our website at:
http://www.points.com/static/corporate/investor_overview.html

    About Points International Ltd.

    Points International Ltd. is owner and operator of Points.com, the
world's leading reward-program management portal. At Points.com consumers can
Swap, Earn, Buy, Gift, Share and Redeem miles and points from more than 25 of
the world's leading reward programs. Participating programs include American
Airlines AAdvantage(R) program, American Express(R) Membership Rewards(R),
Aeroplan(R), AsiaMiles(TM), Cendant TripRewards(R), Delta SkyMiles(R), Gold
Points Reward Network, InterContinental Hotels Group's Priority Club(R)
Rewards, and S&H greenpoints. Redemption partners include Amazon.com(R) and
Starbucks.
    Website: http://www.points.com





For further information:

For further information: Christopher Barnard, Points International Ltd.,
(416) 596-6381, christopher.barnard@points.com; Allyson Pooley, Integrated
Corporate Relations, (310) 954-1100, allyson.pooley@icrinc.com

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