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Telefonica Deutschland to offer mobile money services

Monday 21 January 2013 | 17:14 CET | News
Telefonica Deutschland will make avaiable a smartphone-to-smartphone direct money transfer service and a digital wallet from mid-February. Both products will be presented at the annual digital conference of Hubert Burda Media (DLD) as part of a showcase event. Telefonica said it is investing early in new growth markets of the future and is pushing ahead with the expansion of its financial ecosystem at high speed.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Telefonica Deutschland
Countries: Germany
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