App Stores choose Bango Platform to power next generation carrier billing across Latin America

Four carrier billing launches during May extends platform footprint across the region

Bango launch app store carrier billing in four markets in Latin America, including two launches for Google Play. With additional new markets expected to launch during the year, the Bango Payment Platform is at the forefront of the app economy across the LatAm region. Continue reading

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Umniah integrates into Bango Payment Platform

Rolls out app store carrier billing in Jordan, with Windows Phone Store for launch

Cambridge, UK & Amman, Jordan. June 8th 2015. Fast-growing Jordanian Mobile Network Operator Umniah has chosen the Bango Payment Platform to deliver app store carrier billing. Umniah plans to activate a range of app store connections through Bango’s platform in the upcoming period, and begins with today’s launch of Microsoft’s Windows Phone Store. Continue reading

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Microsoft names Bango apprentice as Apprentice of the Year 2015

Tanya Stittle is first female to win the award

Tanya Stittle & Michel Van der Bel 3 (2)Young apprentice Tanya Stittle has been crowned Apprentice of the Year, at the 2015 Microsoft Apprentice of the Year awards. Tanya, who works for mobile payment company Bango, was chosen as the winner from the hundreds of apprentices backed by Microsoft and employed by its partner businesses. Tanya is the first female winner of the award, marking a significant milestone in an industry that has traditionally failed to attract young women. Continue reading

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Continued momentum in Asia as Trevor Goldberg elected to MEF Asia Board

Trevor Goldberg, BangoBango has made significant progress across Asia during the last 24 months, with Direct Carrier Billing launched in many “mobile-first” countries, including Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Taiwan, Singapore, the Philippines and others. As part of our market development across the region, we’re pleased to announce that Trevor Goldberg, Bango’s VP Business Development, Mobile Network Operators, has been elected to the board of MEF Asia. Continue reading

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Bango speaks at ETIS Group, engaging with the European mobile operator community

ETISETIS is an influential industry group that brings together Europe’s major telecommunications providers to share knowledge on key technology issues in a trusted environment. ETIS does this by engaging members in invitation only working groups and task forces, where real-world experiences are shared and discussed in a surprisingly lively environment.

Last week the ETIS Billing & Revenue Management Working Group held its first such meeting of the year in Dublin, Ireland, hosted by Openet. I was invited to address the group, to give a 30 minute presentation Continue reading

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Announcing Bango Grid: The global launch pad for carrier billing

Announcing Bango Grid – a new and unique product that enables app stores to launch and manage carrier billing markets with unparalleled ease, as they grow global mobile content sales.

Bango-GridOver the last few years, app stores and Mobile Network Operators (MNOs) have been racing to embrace carrier billing, recognizing the significant increase in digital revenues driven by frictionless charge-to-bill payment. Carrier billing is predicted to grow by 46% each year until the end of 2017, and Continue reading

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Damien Byrne joins Bango as Account Director

DamiennnnnWe’re delighted to announce our latest key hire, as Damien Byrne has joined Bango in the role of Account Director. This is a newly created role as Bango continues on its growth path, powering payment for the giants of mobile and seeing rapid growth in reach and spend across the platform. Continue reading

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