Orange, Enel Muntenia and Enel Energie clients can pay their bills through Millennium Bank’s direct debit service

Orange, Enel Muntenia and Enel Energie clients can now pay their bills through the direct debit service provided by Millennium Bank, without having to go to the providers’ or the bank’s offices. The bank extended the range of utilities providers whose bills can be paid through direct debit, by adding these three companies. Thus, the financial institution’s customers can now use direct debit for paying Orange, Vodafone, Romtelecom, Enel Muntenia and Enel Energie bills.

The direct debit service is free of charge and can be used by all retail and corporate clients who hold any kind of current account with Millennium Bank. Customers only need to fill in a mandate authorizing the bank to transfer the monthly bills’ value and to make sure the necessary amount is available in the account at the payment date.

In order to encourage utilities bills payment through fast and convenient means, Millennium Bank also developed special features for the Internet Banking service. Thus, the bank charges no fee for individuals Internet Banking payments in amount of up to 200 lei. In addition, all Millennium Bank’s customers can use a predefined form in the Internet Banking application to pay their Romtelecom bills, by only filling in the bill identification data and its amount.

Millennium Bank, part of the leading financial private group in Portugal, Millennium bcp, started its activity on the Romanian market on October 11, 2007, by simultaneously opening 39 branches in Bucharest and in other eight cities of the country. The bank addresses both individuals and companies, through an extensive range of products.

Millennium bcp is a success story in European banking. Founded in 1985, Millennium bcp registered, at the end of September 2012, total assets exceeding EUR 89 billion. Millennium is Portugal's leading private financial group and is included in key national and international stock market indices, in particular the Euronext PSI Financial Services, PSI-20, DJ Eurostoxx banks, Bebanks and Euronext 100, of the Lisbon, Paris, Brussels and Amsterdam Stock Exchanges.

Millennium bcp group has a network of more than 1,700 units and a total of approximately 21,500 employees.

Millennium bcp provides a wide range of products and services, namely savings, investment, mortgage loans, consumer credit, commercial banking, leasing, factoring, insurance, investment banking, private banking and asset management, serving its customers on a segmented basis. Emphasis is given to the Internet Banking service, which has been distinguished in Europe for its quality and innovation.

Since its incorporation, Millennium bcp has been renowned for its dynamism, innovation, competitiveness, profitability and financial strength. It has made its mark as the top leader in several financial business areas on the domestic market and as reference in the distribution of financial products and services on an international level. Millennium bcp operates in Portugal, Poland, Greece, Romania, Switzerland, Mozambique, Angola, Macao, France and Luxembourg. All operations are carried out under the Millennium brand.

Millennium bcp's focus is on the creation of value in markets selected on the basis of a controlled risk profile and high growth potential, to sustain its internationally-recognized service excellence and innovation in financial products.