Absa Bank introduces banking transactions via Facebook Messenger

Wednesday 27 July 2016 11:24 CET | News

Absa Bank, a South African subsidiary of Barclays Bank, has launched banking transactions through Facebook Messenger using the bank’s ChatBanking feature.

The service provided by the bank enables customers to retrieve balances, view statements, buy prepaid electricity, buy airtime or data for their mobile phone, or make money transfers. Absa customers who are registered for Absa Online have access to the Express tab and can register for ChatBanking for Facebook Messenger in a one-time only process.

In recent news, Absa Bank rolled out Absa Masterpass app to enables customers pay with their mobile phone. The Absa Masterpass app is available even to non-Absa cardholders from the Google and Apple App stores.

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Keywords: Absa Bank, Facebook Messenger, ChatBanking, South Africa, mobile banking, mobile payments
Categories: Banking & Fintech | Online & Mobile Banking
Countries: World
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Banking & Fintech