Jakarta, CNBC Indonesia – Issuer MNC Group bank owned by tycoon Hary Tanoesoedibjo, PT Bank MNC International Tbk (BABP) or MNC Bank has officially applied for a digital license onboarding for the Motion application to the Financial Services Authority (OJK).
After the permit is approved by the OJK, the application integrated banking solution from MNC Bank, a business unit of PT MNC Kapital Indonesia Tbk (BCAP) or MNC Financial Services which is part of the MNC Group, this will make it easier for customers and the public to open MNC Bank savings accounts without the need to be physically present at branches.
The latest Motion feature will complement MNC Bank’s digital transformation from offering applications mobile banking become a digital service application (digital banking).
“After the exit permit and the application have been downloaded, we recommend customers who need to open an account at MNC Bank to use Motion to open their account. In addition to the new feature being safe and reliable, the use of the Motion application allows customers to carry out banking activities from anywhere and at any time. so it is very appropriate in the midst of the current situation, “said Digital Banking Group Head of MNC Bank Parman Suparman, in an information disclosure on the IDX, in Jakarta, quoted Wednesday (7/4/2021).
Thus, an additional line of Indonesian banks has been transformed into digital banks. Previously, PT Bank BRI Agroniaga Tbk (AGRO) had also applied for a digital bank license to the OJK.
Currently, at least the digital banks that are already operating in Indonesia are PT Bank BTPN Tbk (BTPN), PT Bank DBS Indonesia and PT Bank Jago Tbk (ARTO). Then, in the second semester, BCA Digital Bank will operate, the result of the acquisition of PT Bank Royal Indonesia by PT Bank Central Asia Tbk (BBCA).
Previously there was Akulaku’s PT Bank Neo Commerce Tbk (BBYB), then PT Bank Capital Tbk (BACA) was also ready to become a digital bank. After that, there is PT Bank Harda Internasional (BBHI), which has just been acquired by Mega Corpora, owned by businessman Chairul Tanjung.
After that, there were also PT Bank QNB Indonesia Tbk (BKSW) and PT Bank Bumi Artha Tbk (BNBA) which proclaimed that they were ready to become a digital bank.