At the newly opened Havelock City Mall, DFCC Bank proudly unveiled its offsite DFCC Myspace ATM/CDM digital self-banking facility. This strategic move marks the Bank’s first-ever offsite ATM/CDM installation within a shopping mall, solidifying its commitment to serving the evolving banking needs of valued customers, with a focus on seamless convenience and maximum safety.
The facility was officially unveiled on the 19th of October 2023, amidst a distinguished gathering that included senior officials from the Bank.
Senior Vice President – Retail Banking and SME at DFCC Bank, Aasiri Iddamalgoda commented, “We are delighted to introduce our Myspace ATM/CDM at the prestigious, chic and trendy Havelock City Mall – the latest addition to Sri Lanka’s shopping and entertainment space, featuring the country’s first IMAX theatre to commence operations in Q 1 2024.. This initiative represents DFCC Bank’s commitment to enhancing customer convenience and is a significant step on our journey to bridge the gap between digital banking and real-world experiences, providing a seamless omnichannel customer experience. We invite our customers and all community members to explore this service and enjoy the utmost convenience in banking, 24/7.”
Havelock City Mall, which opened its doors on the 19th of October, is already gaining recognition as a prime shopping and entertainment destination in Colombo. To complement this vibrant retail environment, DFCC Bank has introduced an accessible and convenient banking solution within the mall, positioned for a wide range of customers, from shoppers to retailers, businesspeople and residents of Havelock City and the surrounding areas.
Retailers and outlets within the mall who are DFCC Bank customers can now efficiently deposit daily cash collections, reducing the complexities of cash handling whilst increasing security. Furthermore, the ATM/CDM facility is accessible to a wide range of cardholders, ensuring that all locally issued card schemes and foreign-issued VISA and JCB debit and credit cards can be used for transactions. As is standard for DFCC Bank ATMs, the facility also provides various value-added services, including full access to DFCC Bank accounts, mobile reloads and utility bill payments.
Vice President – Digital Strategy, DFCC Bank, Dinesh Jebamani added, “The offsite ATM/CDM at Havelock City Mall reflects our dedication to providing innovative, digitally-driven banking solutions. It offers a seamless and secure experience for our customers, allowing them to meet their urgent cash needs while enjoying the mall’s attractions without the concern of carrying excess cash, seamlessly bridging digital and real-world experiences. We are pleased to bring this seamless convenience to our valued customers.”
DFCC Bank’s Myspace ATM/CDM at Havelock City Mall underscores its commitment to making banking simpler, more convenient, and accessible for all. The Bank is confident that this new addition to its network will enhance banking experiences and contribute to the overall experience of Havelock City Mall – as your happy place!
Left to right: Sohantha Wijesingha – Senior Vice President Corporate Banking- DFCC Bank, Prins Perera – Senior Vice President Treasury and Investment Banking- DFCC Bank, Aasiri Iddamalgoda – Senior Vice President Head of Retail Banking and SME- DFCC Bank, Dinesh Jebamani – Vice President – Digital Strategy- DFCC Bank, Kosol Welungoda – Senior Relationship Manager – Corporate Banking- DFCC Bank.
About DFCC Bank
DFCC Bank is a full-service commercial bank with a rich history of 68 years and offers a diverse range of commercial and development banking services. As part of its Sustainability Strategy 2020-2030, the Bank aims to become a leading institution contributing to greater resilience by creating resilient businesses and supporting green financing and sustainable, socially responsible entrepreneurship. The Bank has received numerous accolades, including being named the ‘Most Trusted Retail Banking Brand’ and the ‘Best Customer Service Banking Brand’ in Sri Lanka in 2021 by Global Brands Magazine UK and ‘Market Leader and Best in Service in Cash Management 2022’ by Euromoney. Additionally, DFCC Bank is ranked among Business Today’s Top 40 Corporates in Sri Lanka, is rated A- (lka) by Fitch Ratings Lanka Limited and is regulated by the Central Bank of Sri Lanka. Attesting to its commitment to sustainability, DFCC Bank is also the first, and presently only, entity in Sri Lanka to have received accreditation from the Green Climate Fund (GCF), granting it access to concessionary funding worth USD 250 million to support climate mitigation and adaptation projects across the Island.