Wednesday, 07 October 2015 - 9:45
Seylan Bank wins award for pioneering Innovation at “Future of Digital Payments Forum 2015” held in GOA by VISA International- India & South Asia
VISA international recognized Seylan Bank as the first bank to introduce a pre-paid multicurrency travel card in Sri Lanka and awarded for Seylan Bank for Pioneering in Innovation . The bank was also the first to introduce Pre-paid rupee & Travel card in year 2005 and Multi Currency Travel card in year 2014.
The Multi currency Travel card consisting 5 currencies of USD,GBP,AUD,EUR & SAR in one card and is also looking at expanding the number of currencies, which is in the pipeline for launch in the near future. This card is issued subject to prevailing Exchange Control regulations..
Seylan Visa Multi Currency card can be used at over 30 million merchant outlets & 2.2 million Visa accredited ATM’S worldwide and will make ones travel extremely convenient and an absolute pleasure. The card can be used for online transactions as well, giving you a world of shopping options at your fingertips. A medical Travel insurance cover of USD 50,000/- is offered free and this is useful for most of the embassies when applying for visa.