Bank Windhoek introduces Mobile App

November 4, 2015, 8:47am

Bank Windhoek is proud to announce that it has officially launched its mobile app for smart devices.

The app offers a comprehensive list of features for Bank Windhoek clients as well as certain features for non-customers.

“We wish to offer a one-stop-shop banking experience enabling clients to manage their accounts and transact securely form anywhere they choose. The Bank Windhoek App is an addition to our existing range of convenient online banking channels - Cellphone Banking and Ibank,” said Christo de Vries, Managing Director at Bank Windhoek.

The Bank Windhoek App offers the following features:

  • 24/7 access to all registered clients to the Bank Windhoek accounts displayed on their profile.
  • No monthly subscription fee
  • A summary and details of account balances and a way to keep track of the latest account activity by viewing the account history
  • Ability to create and manage beneficiaries
  • Beneficiary payments (in Namibia and South Africa)
  • 3rd parties payments (e.g City of Windhoek, Multichoice, etc)
  • Quick (once-off) payments
  • Buying of prepaid electricity
  • Top-up of airtime
  • Transferring of funds between linked accounts
  • Receiving of SMS notifications and any activity on the mobile app (e.g. login, transfers and payment notifications)
  • Free notification of beneficiaries of payments via SMS or e-mail
  • Free balance enquiries
  • Exchange rates and Bank Windhoek news
  • Contact details for branches

“This is just one of many initiatives to make sure we are using technology to empower our customers with more choice and convenience,” De Vries said.

“The first release of the Bank Windhoek App supports Apple (iOS) and Android devices, while support for Windows devices will be included in future releases. Access to either full access CellPhone Banking or individual Internet Banking facilities is a requirement for online registering on the Mobile App,” De Vries said.

If you want to access the full Bank Windhoek App experience you should visit your nearest Bank Windhoek branch or call our Customer Contact Centre at 061 – 299 1200.

Visit either the Apple Store or the Google Play Store to download the app now.

Network Service Provider charges apply for data usage. Make sure that your mobile device has internet connection (via WiFi or mobile data) and that you have sufficient data.