Korean mobile banking users up 11% to 41.1 mln

Tuesday 21 May 2013 | 05:11 CET | News
South Korea ended the first quarter with 41.1 million registered mobile banking users across nineteen banks. The number is up 10.9 percent from the end of 2012, the JoongAng Daily reports citing figures from the Bank of Korea. The figure does include people who have registered for mobile banking at multiple banks. Mobile banking through smartphones (as opposed to 2G phones or tablets) rose 17.1 percent quarter-on-quarter to 28 million users. Furthermore, the number of mobile banking transactions rose 23.4 percent to 18.9 million.

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