Jakarta, 4 August 2017. PT Bank Danamon Indonesia Tbk (“Danamon”) today introduced several of its key programs, including the Red Match and Soccer Camp program in partnership with Manchester United as well holding the grand launching of the D-Point rewards program, which is an integrated point reward system applicable to all of Danamon’s products and services. Danamon also featured Dwight Yorke, a member of Manchester United’s 1999 treble winning side (winner of the FA Cup, English Premier League, and the Champions League), offering selected Danamon customers a chance to meet with the player in person. Dwight Yorke along with these new programs was introduced at Danamon Festival held from 4 to 6 August 2017 in Kota Kasablanka shopping mall in Jakarta, as part of Danamon’s 61st anniversary celebration.
Red Match Soccer Camp
As the exclusive issuer of Manchester United debit and credit cards, Danamon expanded its Red Match program in partnership with one of the world’s most popular football clubs. In addition to the existing Red Match programs whereby Danamon Manchester United Debit and Credit Card holders have a chance to go watch Manchester United play at Old Trafford stadium in England, Danamon introduces Danamon Red Match Soccer Camp, which provides opportunities for all Danamon customers to send their children to be trained with Manchester United Soccer School (MUSS) Coach.
“Through the Red Match Soccer Camp program, Danamon strengthens the values of its products and services to customers, especially those who are fans of Manchester United. The Red Match program allow Danamon customers unprecedented access to Manchester United, providing them a chance to meet up close with their favorite player or learning to play football the Manchester United way. Red Match also provides a once-in-a-lifetime experience of watching Manchester United live in Old Trafford. This is what Danamon is offering, an experience that money can’t buy,” said Michellina Triwardhany, Consumer Banking, SME, and Branch Network Director, Danamon.
The launch of the Red Match Soccer Camp was witnessed by Dwight Yorke, a Manchester United ambassador who was a member of the famous treble-winning side in 1999. The two new Red Match programs complement the existing program in which Danamon Manchester United Debit and Credit card holders have a chance to watch Manchester United live at Old Trafford, England, through a raffle. During the trip to Old Trafford, the raffle winners also participate in a series of activities such as visiting the Aon Training Complex, meeting players and experiencing the Manchester United Museum and Stadium tour. The Red Match program sends 48 customers to Old Trafford annually, which is divided over two rounds every year. Danamon has provided more than 200 Manchester United Card holders this experience of a lifetime and will provide many more exciting experiences, especially for children through new Red Match programs.
The Danamon Red Match Soccer Camp is eligible for Danamon customers who have kids within the age 7 to 12 by opening a TabunganMU savings account with a minimum balance of IDR 25 million and a Deposit account with a minimum of IDR 50 million in balances. Participating children will be trained by official Manchester United Soccer Schools Coach and will receive an official certificate signed by the coach and medal. All participants will also get other benefits, including free Jersey, Danamon Flazz Manchester United Pre Paid Card, and special dinner with Dwight Yorke for the first 20 participants at the Danamon Festival event. The Danamon Red Match Soccer Camp activities will be held from 12th to 13th August 2017 in Jakarta, 16th to 17th August in Bandung, and 19th to 20th August 2017 in Surabaya.
D-Point Grand Launching
During the Danamon Festival, Danamon also conducted the grand launching of D-Point, Danamon Point Reward program, which enable Danamon customers to earn and redeem rewards points generated from using Danamon’s products and services. Unlike other rewards programs, D-Point rewards points can be earned from various banking activities, including credit card transactions, taking out loans, applying for business loans, buying an investment or insurance products, and many more. Simple transactions through Danamon’s digital channels such as transferring funds and paying bills from Danamon Online Banking, Mobile Banking application, and SMS Banking also generate reward points.
“The D-Point rewards program is a form of our appreciation to our customers’ loyalty. What makes D-Point unique is the ability to earn rewards points from a variety of banking activities, whereas other rewards program are limited to one type of banking product. Customers also have a wide range of rewards to choose from when redeeming the rewards points. The can book airline tickets and hotels as well as buying the latest electronic gadgets. Customers’ enthusiasm is quite high for this program, with more than 470,000 customers already earning points through this reward program since May of this year,” added Michellina Triwardhany.
D-Point rewards points can be redeemed to earn airline ticket from more than 900 local and international airlines, including Garuda Indonesia, Singapore Airlines, Emirates, Qatar Airways and many more. Points can also be exchanged for hotel reservations in more than 450,000 hotels around the world and car rental in around 140 cities in Indonesia. Customers can also use the points to acquire gadgets, electronic goods, home appliance, Manchester United merchandises, magazine and TV subscription, and shopping vouchers. Customers can redeem their rewards points anytime and anywhere through Danamon online Banking website at https://www.danamononline.com.
PT Bank Danamon Indonesia Tbk was founded in 1956, and as of 30 June 2017 manages IDR 176 trillion in assets along with its subsidiaries, which are PT Adira Dinamika Multi Finance Tbk. (Adira Finance) and PT Asuransi Adira Dinamika (Adira Insurance). In terms of shareholding, 67.37% of Danamon shares are held by Asia Financial (Indonesia) Pte. Ltd., 6.57% by JPMCB-Franklin Templeton Investment Funds, and 26.06% by the public.
The Bank is supported by a network of more than 1,700 including conventional branches, syariah units, subsidiary outlets, Danamon’s ATMs, ATM Bersama, PRIMA, and ALTO across 34 provinces. In addition to physical network, Danamon’s services can be accessed from Danamon Online Banking, D-Mobile and D-Card mobile application, and SMS Banking.
Danamon is the exclusive issuer of Manchester United DEBIT/ATM and Credit Cards in Indonesia, and issuer of American Express credit cards. With a wide range of financial products such as Danamon Lebih, FlexiMax, Tabungan Bisa iB, Dana Pinter 50, KAB Bisa, and Primajaga Insurance, Danamon enables customers from various segments to meet their financial needs.
Recently, the Bank received 3rd Best Overall Performance during Banking Service Excellence Awards 2017 held by Marketing Research Indonesia (MRI) dan Infobank. Internationally, Danamon and Investree received the Best Cash Management Solution Awards in the New Economic Solutions category during the Asset Triple A – Treasury, Trade, Supply Chain and Risk Management Award 2017.