MobilePay continues to break its own records. On 30 April, there were 738,000 transactions on a single day, and the highest turnover on a single day is now DKK 257 million. The number of transfers in April also set a new record at 13.6 million, while the turnover reached DKK 3.5 billion. On average, some DKK 73,000 is transferred per minute around the clock.
“MobilePay continues to exceed our wildest expectations,” says Mark Wraa-Hansen, head of the MobilePay division at Danske Bank. “We can see that the solution is undergoing rapid growth in physical shops and webshops, while ground-breaking features such as bonuses and green receipts are also showing fine progress. We will continue our strong innovation, and in the coming weeks, we will announce new launches that will make life easier for both businesses and consumers.”
Mobile business payments gathering speed
For a long time, the strongest trend has been growth in mobile business payments. More than 25,000 businesses now use MobilePay solutions. In April, Danes made more than 2.6 million payments with MobilePay for business. More than 3,700 webshops now offer payments with MobilePay. At the large chain shops, there are now more than 20,000 contactless MobilePay boxes at the cashiers.