ME Bank unveils workplace bank kiosk

Five metre-square miniature ‘high-tech’ bank branch operates on an employer’s worksite
ME Bank's workplace banking kiosk at Telstra’s contact centre in Melbourne’s CBD.

ME Bank's workplace banking kiosk at Telstra’s contact centre in Melbourne’s CBD.

ME Bank has launched a workplace banking kiosk at Telstra’s contact centre in Melbourne’s CBD.

The workplace banking kiosk is a five metre-square miniature ‘high-tech’ bank branch, which operates on an employer’s worksite. It includes a video phone to access ME Bank’s call centre, a private office space for meetings with a banker, an ATM, and access to Internet banking.

According to ME Bank, this is the first such technology in Australia.

In addition to hosting the first kiosk, Telstra has worked with ME Bank to develop the video conferencing technology powering it.

ME Bank sales group executive, Ian Hendey, said, “ME Bank is taking banking to the customer, rather than making them come to us. The Kiosks combine face-to-face and digital banking and address the difficulty many people have finding time to go to their bank,” he said.

Hendey claimed the kiosks were quick to build and easy to deploy.

“Employers we are speaking to want workplace banking. It’s a benefit they can offer their employees and a way to build their reputation as an ‘employer of choice’.”

ME Bank said, in a statement, that it is starting to offer kiosks to larger employers that have launched workplace banking at their worksites. The bank already provides its workplace banking service at more than 55 worksites across Australia.

More about: Telstra
Comments are now closed.
Related Coverage
Related Whitepapers
Latest Stories
Community Comments
Tags: internet banking, Video Conferencing, kiosks, online, banking, Telstra, ME Bank
ARN Directory | Distributors relevant to this article
Express Data , ICT Distribution , Leader Computers , VExpress Distribution
Get exclusive access to ARN's news, research and invitation only events.
ARN Distributor Directory
ARN Vendor Directory
Microsites

iAsset is a channel management ecosystem that automates all major aspects of the entire sales,marketing and service process, including data tracking, integrated learning, knowledge management and product lifecycle management.

 

Latest News

Apr 17
EXCLUSIVE: Acer turns a corner with another big contract win in 2014
Apr 16
Sony launches 6in dual-SIM smartphone for sub-$500
Apr 17
Splunk exec defects to tech disruptor Elasticsearch
Apr 17
JCurve acquisition to boost telco play following $A2.5m capital raising
More News
24 Apr
The China Healthcare ICT Conference 2014
05 May
CeBIT Australia 2014
06 May
Oracle Day 2014 - Across 2 Cities
06 May
Oracle Day 2014 - Across 2 Cities
View all events