Innovation is a key factor of differentiation for the banking industry. In line with this, France Telecom Orange, one of the world’s leading telecommunications operators has formed a strategic partnership with BNP Paribas. Both companies will partner to bring new mobile banking services to its French customers by the end of this year. Customers will be able to manage their accounts and make payments using their mobile phones in all BNP Paribas branches in France. The aim is to equip thousands of BNP Paribas customers with smartphones over a three-year period to combine the mobile and banking services.
A partnership that brings telecommunication, technology and banking together. Where else to look for innovative partnerships?