Friday, July 24, 2020
YES BANK Launches Banking Services on WhatsApp; Brings 60+ Products and Services to the Popular Messaging App
* 24x7 Banking assistance, without the need for branch visits for key services
* Fully secure interactions with end to end encryption
* Potential customers can apply for 60+ products and services through WhatsApp
YES BANK announced the launch of WhatsApp banking services to empower customers and enable them to bank securely from the safety of their homes. This is in line with the Bank’s strategy of building a transformed ‘Digital Bank’ by making banking simpler and intuitive for customers.
Customers can now check their savings account balance, view recent transactions & digital banking products, avail loan against fixed deposits, order cheque book, report unauthorized transactions, connect with Contact centre via call or email, apply for 60+ products & services, donate to PM CARES Fund, view COVID-19 relief package, redeem reward points and locate nearby ATMs and branches, all just through a message.
Built on an AI enabled 24*7 personal banking assistant, YES ROBOT, banking through WhatsApp provides convenience as well as highest level of information security - the messages are secured with end to end encryption. Also, the green badge against the Bank’s name ensures that customers are interacting with a verified business account.
Key benefits of YES BANK WhatsApp banking services
* Trained for 10,000+ Banking related queries
* Powered by AI-enabled chatbot, YES ROBOT with Microsoft Azure’s cognitive services
* 24*7 Banking assistance on-the-go
* No additional app download needed
* Safe and secure transactions with end-to-end encryption
* Easy access and convenient banking
Commenting on the launch, Ritesh Pai, Chief Digital Officer, YES BANK, said “We are pleased to offer the convenience of round the clock banking assistance on WhatsApp, a platform that customers are familiar with and use frequently. The banking requests from customers will be addressed on a real-time basis through the messaging platform, thereby making banking more efficient. YES BANK will continue to leverage technology to create simple and innovative solutions for customers to enjoy banking services in a seamless and secure manner.”
To activate WhatsApp banking services:
Missed call: Give a missed call on +91-829-120-1200 to receive an SMS with a link to activate services.
Save the contact: Save +91-829-120-1200 to contacts, open WhatsApp application and say ‘Hi’ to get started.
Click Hi: Click on 'Hi' on YES BANK website (bitly link) and start chatting.
About YES BANK
YES BANK is a ‘Full Service Commercial Bank’ providing a complete range of products, services and technology driven digital offerings, catering to Retail, MSME as well as corporate clients. YES BANK operates its Investment banking, Merchant banking & Brokerage businesses through YES SECURITIES and its Mutual Fund business through YES Asset Management (India) Limited, both wholly owned subsidiaries of the Bank. Headquartered in Mumbai, it has a pan-India presence across all 28 states and 8 Union Territories in India including an IBU at GIFT City, and a Representative Office in Abu Dhabi.