BOC introduces Multi Currency Travel card | Sunday Observer

BOC introduces Multi Currency Travel card

D. P. K. Gunasekera
D. P. K. Gunasekera

The Bank of Ceylon (BOC) produces a secure and reliable Multi Currency Travel card that is accepted around the world to assist travellers conduct their transactions seamlessly. This card was launched jointly with MasterCard International.

Mastercard is a technology company in the global payments industry and operate payments processing network, connecting consumers, financial institutions, merchants and businesses in more than 210 countries and territories.

The card can be used on ATMs, POS and for online transactions where ‘MasterCard’ acceptance mark is present and card holder can enjoy dining, shopping and travelling whilst abroad or can use at duty-free shopping outlets in Sri Lanka. The Bank of Ceylon provides a free backup card at the time of issuing the original card to assist the user in times of loss/theft or damage to the original card and the owner of the card is offered a free Travel Insurance cover upto USD 250,000.

“Being a Bank which objectively adds values to customers’ life, Bank of Ceylon introduced the BOC Multi-Currency Travel Card that offers the convenience and safety of carrying multiple currencies in one digital card, allowing the customer to travel overseas freely and transact with confidence at a lower expense than having to bear currency exchange loss,” said Deputy General Manager Treasury, International and Investment, D. P. K. Gunasekera.