Author Archives: Richard Leyland

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

Bango 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, … Continue reading

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

ETIS 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 … Continue reading

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Bango’s partnership with Samsung

The announcement last week that Samsung has integrated with the Bango Payments Platform, unlocking one-click payment in their app store, is important for two reasons. First it confirms that paying for content and services on the mobile phone bill is … Continue reading

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Bango launches Operator Billing for app stores in Africa, LatAm and the Middle East

Focus on expanding payments in the “new smartphone economies” Bango announces continued momentum in 2014, confirming its growing influence as the global platform that connects app stores with Direct Operator Billing (DOB). Since the beginning of 2014, Bango has launched … Continue reading

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Bango wins Mobile Merit Award 2013

We’re proud to announce that we’ve won another award, this time it’s the Mobile Merit Award 2013. We won in the “Mobile Payments and Commerce” category. The Mobile Merit Award recognizes companies, individuals and technologies that have shaped the way … Continue reading

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Bango hits 100 operator connections

Bango (AIM: BGO) now has 100 mobile operator payment connections globally. Bango continues to expand the reach of its mobile payments platform to deliver its frictionless payment experience as widely as possible for the world’s leading content providers. Bango’s 100th … Continue reading

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Bango recognized as one of the hottest FinTech firms in Europe

Bango is proud to have been placed on the 2013 FinTech 50 Watchlist, a shortlist of fifty companies in Europe that are redefining FinTech, aka financial technology. The List, a collaborative project by The CEO Agenda, ICON Corporate Finance, Hotwire, … Continue reading

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Bango launches billing on Google Play™

Bango announces that its first integration on Google Play™ is now live. The first mobile network operator (MNO) to be connected is Telstra, the leading MNO in Australia. Telstra subscribers using Google Play can now purchase digital content without resort … Continue reading

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Bango wins Mobile Entertainment Awards

Bango is enjoying an excellent year, and continues to be recognized by the mobile industry at large. Today we’re proud to announce that Bango has won Best Pay By Mobile Company at the Mobile Entertainment Awards 2012. The seventh annual … Continue reading

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Announcement from our partner RIM

The following was released by our partner Research in Motion (RIM) on November 22. The original release can be found here. BlackBerry App World Integrated Carrier Billing Now Implemented with More Than 50 Carriers Benefits of integrated carrier billing extend … Continue reading

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