Micromax teams up with Transerv to bring native payments solution to smartphone

Micromax has announced a strategic partnership with TranServ, a leading mobile payments company, for rolling out payment solutions targeted at "mobile first consumers" in India. 

The new partnership will allow Micromax users to conduct financial and social transactions such as sending or requesting money, splitting  bills, sending gifts to friends and making payments through native phone integration.

Micromax will provide an all pervasive payments layer to the services ecosystem that will work even beyond Micromax devices. TranServ has also partnered with banks and there will be a Visa card powered by partner bank that will be offered to Micromax customers, which will alllow then to use the service even if offline. The service is opt-in and come's pre-installed on future Micromax devices and via software update to existing devices.

Considering that, there are already a number of mobile wallet services in India, it will be interesting to see how Micromax uses its brand name and how it connects with customers with the payments ecosystem.

Commenting on the partnership, Vikas Jain, Co-founder, Micromax Informatics said, 
"Our vision is to enable users to enjoy a seamless and delightful experience across categories like Hospitality, Travel, Healthcare, Entertainment, Ecommerce or Payments where we populate the gaps to map their digital journey to their fulfilled world. The growth in mobile payments has a lot to do with the ease of payment and tight integration with popular services. And our partnership with TranServ will bring Indian consumers, the most convenient & easy way to mirror their life on the fast evolving internet and mobile ecosystem. We have a roadmap to provide integrated services and leverage the mobile as a platform to converge these services." 
Anish Williams, Co-founder & CEO, TranServ, said:
"With India emerging as the largest mobile phone user base in the world, the future of payments in India is heavily inclined towards smartphones. Our partnership with Micromax would allow us to collaborate with a leading player who shares our vision of creating a seamless and secure payments ecosystem and enjoin our efforts to help India achieve the status of a cashless economy."

Kaiser Bey
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