MAYBANK INTRODUCES 'MAYBANK ANYTIME, EVERYONE (MAE)' ENABLING USERS TO OPEN BANKING ACCOUNTS VIA MOBILE PHONES WITH E-WALLET SMART FEATURES

Published by Idan Ma'at @ 06/03/2019

Maybank has reaffirmed its commitment in offering next generation customer experience with the introduction of MAE- Maybank Anytime, Everyone bringing to the market the first ever product which enables users to open an account via their mobile phone. No more trips to the bank or waiting in line to open a bank account. With MAE, users are now able to start a banking relationship online via the Maybank App in less than 5 minutes while enjoying the convenience of the e-wallet and the customer do not even have to be an existing Maybank customer.

MAE was launched by Maybank Group President & CEO, Datuk Abdul Farid Alias, Group CEO Community Financial Services, Dato’ John Chong and Head of Virtual Banking & Payments, Kalyani Nair. Speaking at the launch, Maybank Group President & CEO Datuk Abdul Farid Alias said “MAE demonstrates the Bank’s continuous effort in creating highly engaging digital experience for all segments of our customers through our digital banking platforms. This has been evident since the introduction of Maybank2u (M2u) in 2000, and today we introduce yet another first-in-the-market service by Maybank, in line with our commitment to becoming the ‘Digital Bank of Choice’ in the region,” said Datuk Farid.

Maybank MAE Launch

MAE aims to enhance the functions of an e-wallet by providing access to wider banking services – ultimately creating a seamless and rewarding experience for the users. MAE’s e-wallet with banking convenience means that all banking features such as Instant transfers, ATM services, bill payments, prepaid reloads can be carried out like a regular banking account. Customers can also transfer funds from another bank account to MAE via the regular funds transfer service.