Original article by James Frost
The Australian Financial Review – Page: 14 : 18-Jul-17
The ANZ Bank’s Bob Belan notes that it has become the first major bank to allow customers to make mobile payments using Apple, Samsung and Android devices. ANZ will begin offering the Samsung Pay contactless mobile payments solution. It was the first Australian bank to provide access to the rival Apple Pay service. Westpac revealed plans to offer Samsung Pay earlier in 2017.
AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND BANKING GROUP LIMITED – ASX ANZ, SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS AUSTRALIA PTY LTD, SAMSUNG PAY, WESTPAC BANKING CORPORATION – ASX WBC, APPLE INCORPORATED, APPLE PAY, BENDIGO AND ADELAIDE BANK LIMITED – ASX BEN, AUSTRALIAN COMPETITION AND CONSUMER COMMISSION, FACEBOOK INCORPORATED, MESSENGER CORPORATION, WECHAT, SNAPCHAT INCORPORATED, CITIGROUP INCORPORATED, AMERICAN EXPRESS COMPANY, CREDIT UNION AUSTRALIA LIMITED, BANK AUSTRALIA, DEFENCE BANK LIMITED, BANK OF SYDNEY LIMITED