By Drake Nyamugabwa
In a bid to offer a new online banking experience to customers, Equity Bank Uganda Limited has launched its range of digital banking solutions into the market. The suite of digital solutions dubbed ‘Eazzy Banking’ promises to give an easy, comprehensive and secure banking experience.
Speaking during the event, Samuel Kirubi, the MD Equity Bank Uganda, said that the launch of the Eazzy Banking suite of products; led by the flagship solution, Eazzy Banking App, marked furtherance of the Bank’s strategic approach of availing digital convenience in banking.
“This has been informed by consumers banking trends which are showing a pattern of favoring self-service channels to enable them to bank anywhere, anytime. They simply download the EazzyBanking App or sign up for Eazzy Club, Eazzy Net or Eazzy biz and experience convenience in banking. Banking is no longer a place you go to, it is something you do”
Equity Bank Uganda Limited is one of the fastest growing banks in Uganda. It has adopted the Equity Bank Group approach of financial inclusion by opening its doors to customers across the financial pyramid. On the back of the Group technological advances, Equity Bank Uganda is now recognized as a key driver of inclusion and innovation through strategic partnerships with telecoms, utility companies, local government, religious bodies, and third- tier financial institutions.
The Eazzy Banking suite of products includes:
- A banking app known as Eazzy Banking App which allows one to transfer funds to other accounts and mobile wallets or pay utility bills like Umeme and water;· A solution to assist welfare clubs, investment clubs and groups manage their joint finances and investments known as Eazzy Club;
- A real-time bulk payment solution that allows one to automate electronic fund transfers, RTGS and mobile transfers called Eazzy Remittance
- A retail internet portal where customers can manage their bank accounts known as Eazzy Net among others