BIP reached 400 thousand users in one year
The use of BIP has already doubled
The President of Banco Provincia, Gustavo Marangoni, stated that Banca Internet Provincia (BIP), the Bank’s new home banking system, reached 400 thousand users and receives more than 90 thousand daily visitors. He also said that online transactions have doubled during the last year.
Marangoni visited the facilities of Lácteos Barraza, accompanied by Guillermo Suárez, general manager of the company
"This growth is the result of Banco Provincia's investment for the development of its own online platform offering more services and the latest IT security measures", he pointed out.
Marangoni expressed that "since the launching of BIP, in April 2012, the number of fixed-term deposits made through Internet Banking has increased from 12 thousand to 24 thousand," and "cell phone recharges totaled 65 thousand in April, 2013 as against 30 thousand in the same month a year earlier".
He also highlighted that during that period "home banking transfers rose from 64 thousand to 136 thousand, which accounts for an 82% of total electronic transfers of the Bank.
Marangoni made this statement during a meeting with entrepreneurs of the City of Buenos Aires, held in Caballito neighborhood, in which he introduced BIP Empresas, the new Corporate Internet Banking service provided by Banco Provincia.
More than 100 companies daily adhere to BIP Empresas. Through this new platform they may check their account movements in real time, automatically open accounts to pay their employees and suppliers, receive commercial advice and visualize the different products offered by the Bank, among other services.
The meeting with entrepreneurs, as well as another meeting held with Banco Provincia's metropolitan area officers and a visit to Lácteos Barraza company, a corporate customer of the Bank, was included in the work schedule.