xoom corp (XOOM) Key Developments
Xoom Adds Instant Mobile Reload to Money Transfer and Bill Pay Services
Jul 9 15
Xoom Corporation has launched Xoom Mobile Reload. The cutting-edge service allows customers to instantly send airtime credit online from the U.S. to prepaid mobile phones in 22 countries, including India, Mexico, the Philippines and more. By adding Mobile Reload, Xoom expands its offerings, enabling customers to do more for their friends and family with less hassle.
Xoom Corporation Expands its Service to Include Austria, Belgium, Greece and Portugal
Jul 7 15
Xoom Corporation has expanded its service to include Austria, Belgium, Greece and Portugal. Xoom offers fast deposits and can deposit money in as little as 24 hours when customers send by 4:00 p.m. IST (Irish Standard Time). Transactions submitted after that time will be deposited in two business days. Sending money to Austria, Belgium, Greece and Portugal with Xoom is easier and more affordable than going to a bank. Consumers no longer need to waste time going to the bank and standing in line to wire funds. The cost to send money with Xoom when paying with a U.S.-based bank account is $4.99 to send up to $2,999. Recipients will not be charged fees from the receiving bank, which is typical on wire transfers.
Xoom Corporation Appoints Tom Killalea to Serve as a Member of the Compliance Committee and as Chairperson of the Strategy Committee of the Board of Directors
Jun 1 15
On May 28, 2015, the Board of Directors of Xoom Corporation appointed Mr. Tom Killalea to serve as a member of the Compliance Committee and as Chairperson of the Strategy Committee of the Board of Directors. Mr. Killalea was appointed to the Board of Directors of the Company on March 26, 2015 to serve as a Class III director to hold office until the Company's 2016 annual meeting of stockholders or until his successor has been duly elected and qualified, subject to his earlier resignation or removal.
Xoom Corporation Announces Appointment of Chris Shimojima to its Board of Directors
May 26 15
Xoom Corporation announced the appointment of Chris Shimojima to its board of directors. Mr. Shimojima will join as an independent board member and will serve on the Compensation and Nominating and Corporate Governance committees of the board. Mr. Shimojima spent three years as Chief Executive Officer of Provide Commerce Inc.
Xoom Corporation Partners with Sacombank to Offer Same-Day Home Delivery, Instant Cash Pickup, and Fast Bank Deposits
May 11 15
Xoom Corporation partnered with Sacombank, to offer same-day home delivery, instant cash pickup, and fast bank deposits. With this partnership, senders can deposit money in minutes directly to Sacombank, Vietcombank, and DongA Bank as well as send fast deposits to nine Banknet banks, including Saigonbank, PVComBank, and VietinBank.