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M-banking users to exceed 1 bln in 2017

Wednesday 9 January 2013 | 10:52 CET | News
Over 1 billion mobile phone users will have made use of their mobile devices for banking purposes by the end of 2017, compared to just over 590 million this year, according to a report from Juniper Research. Whilst the forecast of 1 billion users by 2017 represents over 15 percent of the mobile subscriber base, it should be acknowledged that around half of all mobile subscribers remain unbanked, with limited access to traditional financial services.

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