Lima, Peru (PRWEB) December 5, 2007
Business cable: Scotiabank Perú and N-Via USA Inc., a company specializing in financial services and money transfer, including prepaid debit cards, bill payment, mobile payments and mobile to mobile transfers, announced today an agreement to provide mobile payment services, with cash out options through Scotiabank Peru more than 400 service outlets in 27 cities across Peru.
The agreement between N-Via and Scotiabank will enable both companies to enhance their complementary services.
Peru is an attractive market for N-Via. According to the Interamerican Development Bank´s Multilateral Investment Fund Perú receives 2.86 billion dollars in annual remittance, and the seventh largest receiver in Latin America. "Money needs to be moved faster for increase productivity, mobile payments will enable all cell phone users to securely transfer funds, make payments and pay bills at the speed and convenience of a text message," said Enrique Zevallos, President of N-Via.
N-Via operating under its Master Agent agreement with TreasureCom Financial Holdings, Inc., offers a range of services that go from traditional cash pick ups, deposit on bank accounts, to prepaid debit cards. The company has enhanced its service line up to include mobile payments and mobile transfers using cell phones with text messages (SMS) technology. The new N-Via person to person mobile transfer services will allow customers to send and receive funds easily, securely through any mobile telephone within Peru.
Moreover customers may receive their transfers sent by cellular phones at any of Scotiabank Peru 400 branches, Cajeros Express and points of services or transfer funds to a prepaid debit card. The agreement with Scotiabank will allow both companies the mutual advantage of increasing their services options and offer the convenience of money transfers to customers wherever they might live.
Hubert la Feld, Assistant General Manager for Scotiabank Peru retail banking states, "Our working philosophy is based on providing prompt and efficient solutions to our customers. The agreement with N-Via will allow consistent financial services, with high quality use of innovative technology. We have more than 400 points of services among branches and Express Cashiers or Cajero Express in Perú which guarantees an adequate coverage to provide the services. The agreement with N-Via provides Scotiabank with a new alternative to provide our customers superior quality services."
Scotiabank Perú is part of the Scotiabank Group, one of the most important financial Institutions in North America with 175 years of experience. Currently it is the Canadian Bank with the largest International presence.
The success of Scotiabank resides in its team of 60,000 employees, dedicated to serve satisfactorily its 12 million customers in more than 50 countries. Scotiabank works around opportunities. Since its foundation it has been exploring growth opportunities in Canada and worldwide which contributes to increase return to its investors, provide better services to its customers, offer its employees with a gratifying professional career and help prosper the community.
N-Via U.S.A. Inc., based in Florida U.S.A., and domiciled in Perú is a private company established in 2005 to offer global money transfer services through a range of services geared to enhance people´s everyday lives. N-Via provides its customers with more convenience to manage better their money and time in this increasingly competitive world.
N-Via operates through CaribPay retail agents in the U.S.A. CaribPay is a division of TreasureCom Financial Holding, Inc., providing money services and money transfer technologies. TreasureCom Financial Holding also provides mobile payment and mobile banking technology under its mWorldPay brand.
Source: N-VIA USA Inc
N-VIA USA Inc.
Enrique Zevallos, 561-422-4060