|24.05.2010||Over 150 thousand users of “Pay with your mobile” service in mPay|
The mobile payment system managed by mPay surpassed 150 thousand registered users and is the longest in service and most popular commercial mobile payment system on the Polish market.
The solution offered by mPay S.A. — an ATM subsidiary — gains more and more popularity, and the number of its users surpassed 150 thousand. mPay S.A. has been present on the Polish market for nearly 3 years and since its establishment has been participating in all major initiatives related to development and raising popularity of mobile payments. Among others, for past 1.5 years the company has been involved in commercial implementation of a mobile system under the “Pay with your mobile” brand for the largest mobile phone networks. It's worth noting that this initiative was driven by Polkomtel S.A., a company that has supported development of the mobile payments market in Poland since its beginning.
”Pay with your mobile” is a widely available system managed by mPay platform, enabling payments by mobile phone for pre-paid card top-ups, parking charges in 8 Polish cities and public transport tickets in Warsaw and Lublin. It also allows paying in online stores and completing person-to-person money transfers.
“Unlike other systems currently developed, being in test stage or working with limited functionality, the mPay solution has been commercially available in Poland for almost 3 years, supporting tens of thousands transactions every month.” — said Konrad Łuczak, President of the Management Board, mPay S.A.
“We are very happy to hear about tests of other systems, as it means that the Polish mobile payment market is moving ahead, attracting interest of the largest organizations in finance and communications industry. The appearance of new players on the market means a serious interest in mobile payments for mass users. mPay is the only company with such extensive experience, offering mobile payment services for past few years and receiving growing interest from the users. The company without a doubt gained a prominent place on the Polish mobile payment market.” — Konrad Łuczak added.
Since 2006 ATM S.A. has successfully built its capital group that now consists of ten companies from Poland and abroad. The subsidiaries complete ATM S.A. telecommunications competencies in two main areas: integration of ICT systems and software applications production and implementation.