Standard Chartered Updates Africa Online Systems

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Johannesburg — STANDARD Chartered Bank is bringing its newest mobile and online banking platform in eight African markets.

The move will empower 1 million clients across the markets.

Supported by the bank's global-standard technology, clients will enjoy a consistent online experience across laptops, tablets or mobile phones, and the convenience of banking from the location of their choice.

After the rollout to Botswana, Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe in the first half of 2016, the Bank will launch fingerprint recognition technology in these markets later in the year, giving clients a more secure and convenient way to log in to their accounts.

"We're bringing the best in mobile banking to Africa - consumers across the continent are increasingly affluent and tech-savvy and they want convenient access to their bank, wherever they happen to be," said Karen Fawcett, Standard Chartered's CEO for Retail Banking.
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Source: CAJ News 31 May 2016