FNB Connect outpaces telcos in satisfaction survey
Mobile telecoms customers are choosing to turn to trusted providers they already have a deep relationship with, says Consulta.
FNB grows its smart devices catalogue
The bank’s customers can now purchase an array of smart devices from the FNB Connect shop via the FNB app.
Lack of spectrum strangles burgeoning MVNO market
Even though SA’s mobile virtual network operator market is opening up, growth can’t be accelerated without spectrum allocation, says Ignition Telecoms CEO Valde Ferradaz.
Poket Mobile debuts in SA, extending list of MNVOs
The Mbinga Network brand operates through an agreement with FREI, a mobile virtual network enabler.
FNB Connect sees doubled data, voice consumption
The business records significant growth, as the bank’s mobile offering reports a 22% year-on-year increase in active customer numbers, says FNB Connect CEO Bradwin Roper.
MTN unlocks mobile virtual network operator potential in SA
The launch of PnP Mobile demonstrates the mobile virtual network operator market has been enriched by the entry of MTN as a wholesale provider, analysts say.
FNB Connect sees growth in data, voice minutes usage
The MVNO records 25% growth in active customers, including 36% growth in premium subscribers who earn more than R240 000 per year.
Tech sector’s gender inequality status quo demands disruption
Gender disparity still plagues many ICT firms, with men earning higher salaries than women and to some extent, still being considered as better leaders.
Free data from FNB Connect during lockdown
The bank offers 1GB free data to customers during the nationwide lockdown, as SA looks to curb the spread of the deadly coronavirus.
FNB Connect awaits stability at Cell C to scale
The bank wants stability at the financially-constrained telco in order to fully grow its mobile virtual network business.
Gen Z, millennials still see value in talking
FNB Connect reports an uptick in talk plans among millennials and Generation Z, as the bank’s eWallet service also proves a popular option to send money.