SHG partners Barclays to launch mobile payment service

Tuesday 7 January 2014 11:49 CET | News

TUI Travel-owned Specialist Holidays Group (SHG) has teamed with UK financial services company Barclays to allow customers to pay for holidays via Barclays Pingit app downloaded on their mobile phones.

The app is free to download and can be used by customers who have a UK mobile number and a UK bank account.

SHG brands include Sovereign Luxury Travel, Meon Villas, Hayes & Jarvis, Crystal Ski Holidays, Austravel, Citalia, American Holidays and Sunsail.

Barclays provides financial services in retail banking, credit cards, corporate and investment banking, as well as wealth management and has an international presence in Europe, the Americas, Africa and Asia.

In recent news, Barclays Bank of Kenya, a subsidiary of Barclays UK, has unveiled a cardless money transfer service that allows customers to send and receive money at any Barclays ATM.

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Keywords: SHG, TUI Travel, Specialist Holidays Group, Barclays, mobile payments, Barclays Pingit
Categories: Payments & Commerce
Countries: World
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Payments & Commerce