Yesterday, business and finance portal Moneycontrol, launched a new service called ‘Markets on Mobile’, which offers news, market statistics, indices, portfolios, detailed listings of stocks and Watchlist via GPRS on mobile devices.
Moneycontrol.com’s ‘Markets on Mobile’ service will be available on every telecom operator in India that provides GPRS service to its subscribers. Using this service which is always updated, users will be able to keep ahead of market trends, allowing them to make the right decisions at key times.
Surya Mantha, CEO, Web 18 Software Services commented on the launch of this new service saying, “Moneycontrol is the undisputed leader in the online financial news, information, tools and community space. We constantly strive to add novel features and best-in-class tools so that our users stay engaged and are ahead of the technology curve.”
Interestingly, a growing number of people are becoming mobile subscribers per month and what’s more interesting is the fact that there is a constant rise in the sale of GPRS handsets. It has been estimated that the Mobile VAS market is all set to see a growth of w hopping 60%.
“With the growing consumer demand and moreover, with Internet now being accessed more and more by people on their mobile, Moneycontrol.com felt the need to have it’s presence even on the mobile phones and help the investors stay in touch even on the go,” added Mr. Mantha.
Listed below are the applications that are available on ‘Markets on Mobile’: