Understanding the need of mobile banking, Canadian financial institution Scotiabank recently announced its association with M-Com to offer mobile banking solutions to its users.
With Scotiabank’s mobile banking service, personal and small business customers can effortlessly access their Scotiabank accounts right from their handset, regardless of their mobile service provider.
“With more than 22 million cell phone subscribers in Canada, wireless phones are among the fastest growing consumer products in history. Canadians rely on the convenience of mobile devices to help them manage their busy lifestyles, and having the ability to do their banking from their mobile devices will simplify their lives that much more. The launch of mobile banking for Scotiabank customers next spring further demonstrates our commitment to offering innovative, convenient and secure banking solutions for our customers,” quoted Mike Henry, Senior Vice-President, Sales & Service, Scotiabank.
“We are delighted to be partnering with Scotiabank to bring our mobile banking, expertise to Canada. We will be leveraging our experience delivering mobile banking solutions internationally to extend our 100 per cent implementation success rate. By spring 2010, any Scotiabank customer with a mobile device can have secure access to their bank accounts – anywhere, any time,” mentioned Adam Clark, CEO, M-Com.
The mobile banking solution will enable Scotibank users to view balances and transaction history, pay bills and make transfers, all from their mobile phone.
Scotiabank customers can avail mobile banking facilities beginning spring 2010.