Bango PLC (BGO) - Facebook Payments live in France
RNS Number : 3932R
19 November 2012
19 November 2012
("Bango" or "the Company")
Facebook Payments live in France
Bango plc (AIM:BGO), the mobile payments and analytics company, announces that
operator billing for purchases on Facebook, powered by Bango, is now live for
Orange France subscribers.
Orange smartphone customers are now able to pay for digital goods and services
on Facebook's mobile website, charging the cost to their phone bill. For more
information please see:
Orange, owned by France Telecom, is the largest mobile operator in France with
approximately 26 million subscribers.
Ray Anderson, Bango CEO, commented: "We are delighted to be powering operator
billing in France for Facebook. The enhanced user experience for smartphones
and other connected mobile devices means that Facebook users who connect
either through the Orange network or through WiFi can consistently pay on
their Orange France phone bill. Bango and Facebook are currently working on
rolling out this new development across the rest of France and additional
markets in Europe."
Bango plc Newgate Threadneedle Cenkos Securities plc
Tel. +44 1223 472777 Tel. +44 207 653 9850 Tel. +44 207 397 8900
Ray Anderson, CEO Caroline Evans-Jones Ken Fleming
Peter Saxton, CFO Fiona Conroy Neil McDonald
In the era of mobile technology, collecting payments has emerged as a central
and complex challenge. Bango (AIM: BGO) powers payment and analytics on the
mobile web, providing users with a massively smooth payment experience.
Bango's pervasive presence across the web creates a platform effect for
partners, identifying hundreds of millions of users and maximizing the number
of one click payments. Global leaders plug into Bango: customers include
Facebook, BlackBerry App World, Windows Phone Store, Amazon and major mobile
brands including CNN, Cartoon Network and EA Mobile.Visit: bango.com
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