Ayoconnect and PermataBank Collaborate, Enabling Customers to Buy Game Vouchers
PermataBank integrates with Ayoconnect's Digital Products API solution to enable their customers purchase voucher games with their phones through PermataMobile X app.
PermataBank in collaboration with Ayoconnect introduces a new feature that allows customers to buy game vouchers through the PermataMobile X application. The new feature is launched to accommodate the growing popularity of mobile games in Indonesia. According to a survey conducted by Jakpat, 76% of smartphone users in Indonesia used their devices to access entertainment services such as playing games during the pandemic. Furthermore, Hootsuite also reported that 88.9% of game players in Indonesia use smartphone devices to play games.
Djumariah Tenteram, Director of Retail Banking PermataBank said, “PermataBank always strives to become the solution for any financial activities for customers across all generations. The launch of game voucher purchase feature at PermataMobile X is an innovation that will improve the user experience of gamers. The strategic partnership we have established with Ayoconnect provides an end-to-end experience for game lovers, from the playing experience to the convenience of purchasing their game vouchers. "
Ayoconnect and PermataBank's collaboration is driven by their shared mission of building innovative and comprehensive financial services. By integrating into Ayoconnect's Digital Products API solution, PermataBank has access to Ayoconnect's Open API network which has more than 3,000 digital products, including game vouchers from various publishers in a diverse range of values. This collaboration allows PermataBank's customers to purchase game vouchers more easily through their PermataMobile X application.
"The PermataMobile X application is also equipped with an online account opening feature, so that any features in our application can also reach prospective PermataBank customers," added Djumariah.
Chiragh Kirpalani as COO of Ayoconnect sincerely welcomed this collaboration, “Ayoconnect is proud to be trusted by PermataBank in optimizing the digital banking services they have developed. This collaboration motivates us to continue to innovate in building API-based financial infrastructure in Indonesia."
Ayoconnect is Indonesia's financial API platform that aims to build Indonesia's financial infrastructure through innovative API-driven solutions. Established in 2016, Ayoconnect has interconnected over 1,000 companies in Indonesia through a centralized Open API network that integrates online and offline retail businesses with financial services providers. Ayoconnect processes 440 million of API hits annually to assist their clients accelerate business expansion, improve customer retention, and grow their revenue.
Ayoconnect has raised over US$ 10 million from BRI Ventures, Finch Capital, AC Ventures, Strive, Kakaku.com, dan Brama One Ventures. In September 2020, Indonesia's Head of ICT Council Ilham Akbar Habibie joined Ayoconnect as their Strategic Advisor. In addition to PermataBank, Ayoconnect has also been trusted by DANA, Bukalapak, Pegadaian, and Indomaret.