The percentage of online banking users in Romania went up from 2% to 6% in the last three years, according to a research made for Erste Group and BCR. The percentages apply to the Romanian population over the age of 15, which uses banking services, which is estimated at about 9.5 million people (56% of the active population), according to most recent available data.
Oito meses após a regulamentação do segmento de pagamento móvel, soluções que há pouco tempo eram promessas já estão funcionando no mercado. Os brasileiros podem, por exemplo, pegar táxi e comprar um café sem tirar a carteira do bolso, usando o celular como meio de pagamento.
Fifty-one percent of U.S. adults, or 61% of internet users, bank online. Thirty-two percent of U.S. adults, or 35% of cell phone owners, bank using their mobile phones.
Both types of digital banking are on the rise. In 2010, 46% of U.S. adults, or 58% of internet users, said they bank online. In 2011, 18% of cell phone owners said they have used their phone to check their balance or transact business with a bank.