EnStream

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EnStream LP is a mobile commerce joint venture company owned by Bell Mobility, Rogers and TELUS—Canada’s three main wireless companies. The three carriers formed EnStream LP in 2005.[1] EnStream manages a mobile money transfer service called Zoompass.[2] The company was initially called Wireless Payment Services but was later re-branded as EnStream.[2]

Applications Using EnStream Framework[edit]

An announcement on June 23, 2015; Suretap - co-owned by Rogers Wireless, BCE, & Telus, is now linked to Virgin Mobile and Koodo and CIBC, which allows Suretap access to their network of retailers and credit cards.[4]

Awards[edit]

Year Nominee/work Award Result
2010 Enstream LP - Zoompass Canadian Innovation Award for Mobile Application [5] Won
2011 Enstream LP - Zoompass Mobile Wallet & Prepaid MasterCard Program Best Consumer Value in Prepaid - Paybefore Awards[6] Won

EnStream divested Zoompass in 2012.[7]

Technologies Used by EnStream Framework[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Avery, Simon, "Cellphone cash transfer service set to launch", The Globe and Mail, 13 June 2009
  2. ^ a b CBC.ca, “Bell, Rogers and Telus to launch mobile payment service” June 13, 2009
  3. ^ EnStream LP. "Mobile Payment", House of Commons Finance Committee, Canada, 13 February 2014. Retrieved on 25 November 2014.
  4. ^ Pellegrini, C. 23 June 2015. Financial Post. http://business.financialpost.com/fp-tech-desk/big-three-telco-owned-mobile-wallet-app-suretap-finally-unveils-big-update?__lsa=8daa-472e
  5. ^ "ACT Canada 2010 Award Winners Announced at Cardware Conference". ACT Canada. Retrieved 14 August 2015. 
  6. ^ "2011 Paybefore Awards Winners". Retrieved 14 August 2015. 
  7. ^ Sturgeon, Jamie. "EnStream joint venture divests Zoompass mobile payment business". Financial Post. Retrieved 14 August 2015. 

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