finbee Commences Partnership with Resona Bank, Saitama Resona Bank and Kinki Osaka Bank
Making Automatic Money Saving Using Banks’ Wallet Services Come True, Addressing Variated Needs.
“NestEgg” (Main Office: Chiyoda-Ward, Tokyo. Representative Director: Eijin Tamura; referred to as “NestEgg” below), operating company of the automatic money-saving app “finbee”, has formed strategic partnership agreements with Resona Bank(Main Office: Chuo-Ward, Osaka. President: Hiroshi Azuma, referred to as “Resona Bank” below), Saitama Resona Bank (Main Office: Saitama City, Saitama Prefecture. President: Kazuyoshi Ikeda, referred to as “Saitama Resona Bank” below) and Kinki Osaka Bank(Main Office: Chuo-Ward, Osaka. President: Koushi Nakamae, referred to as “Kinki Osaka Bank” below), all under the Resona Group.
finbee has been providing automatic money-saving service based on the synchronization of bank accounts which makes use of Writable APIs (*). As the result of this agreement, users of “Partnered Wallet Application” service, which Resona Bank, Saitama Resona Bank and Kinki Osaka Bank plan to release in turn, will be able to enjoy the automatic money-saving functionality provided by finbee.
NestEgg will continue to expand its range of partnering banks and interconnected banks and strive to be the go-to money saving platform that is convenient, easy-to-use yet addresses the diversifying needs of consumers.
(*) Writable API refers to a means of system connection that authenticates the user’s bank account contract via the bank’s authentication infrastructure. Via Writable APIs, finbee is able to perform operations such as the transfer of funds between one’s ordinary deposit account and one’s savings account , which is part of the former, without retaining information pertaining to the user (login ID, password for internet banking and other personal information)
【Service Overview of finbee】
finbee is an application that helps users to save money according to their lifestyles. In finbee, the user may easily set the purpose of saving, target amount, rules for finbee to follow, etc. We commenced service in December 2016 and have been loved by a wide range of people. We will continue to expand the range of partnering banks and interconnect banks and include functionalities that will bring further convenience to our users.
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