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Deutsche Bank and Matrix launch co-branded Platinum card

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Deutsche Bank and Matrix Cellular, India' foremost company offering international connectivity solutions, today announced the launch of the Deutsche Bank Matrix Credit Card. Specially created keeping in mind the needs of Matrix customers and regular international travelers, the Deutsche Bank Matrix Card will be available in a Platinum variant and will come with a Matrix gift voucher of up to Rs 10000 along with all the power-packed Platinum Card features.

Deutsche Bank Matrix Platinum Credit Card holders can earn up to 6 reward points for every Rs 100 spent on domestic transactions and 3 reward points for every Rs.100 spent on international transactions.  All reward points earned on the card can be redeemed for Matrix Talktime as well as other redemptions options of Deutsche Bank. Each cardholder will also get special Matrix offers from time to time.

Apart from the special privileges from Matrix, the Deutsche Bank Platinum Matrix Credit Cardholders will enjoy all the features of a Deutsche Bank Platinum Credit Card which includes International Airlines offers, 24 by 7 concierge service, special golf offers and host of other benefits.

Speaking on the occasion Anil Ramachandran, Head Credit Cards, Deutsche Bank AG, India said “We are delighted to partner with Matrix Cellular towards the launch of this co-branding initiative. At Deutsche Bank our mission has been clearly to provide solutions and to enhance value, through products which meet the needs of today’s demanding customer. The co-branded credit card with Matrix Cellular fits in well and complements the discerning lifestyle needs of the international traveler ”

Gagan Dugal, Managing Director, Matrix Cellular said “Deutsche Bank Matrix Platinum Credit Card is a platform to reward our patrons and we see this as an opportunity to build on our existing brand assets. It is a distinctive and highly relevant customer-focused benefit platform which not only allows the Card Members to enjoy all lifestyle travel benefits but also offers a great redemption programme. Unlike most co-branded card redemption programmes, Deutsche Bank Matrix Platinum Credit Card Members will be able to redeem their accrued points on other categories as well.” 

About Deutsche Bank
Deutsche Bank is a leading global investment bank with a strong and profitable private clients franchise. A leader in Germany and Europe, the bank is continuously growing in North America, Asia and key emerging markets. With more than 75,000 employees in 75 countries, Deutsche Bank offers unparalleled financial services throughout the world. The bank competes to be the leading global provider of financial solutions for demanding clients creating exceptional value for its shareholders and people.

About Private & Business Clients
The Private & Business Clients division of Deutsche Bank, which serves over 13 million customers in the bank’s core markets of Central and Eastern Europe, India and China, focuses on a unique advisory approach centered around sophisticated financial planning helping the customers towards meeting financial goals and aspirations.

Deutsche Bank’s Private & Business Clients division in India offers a broad range of innovative credit cards as well as a comprehensive range of banking products and services – from daily banking, insurance & investments to loans for individual and business customers. In India the bank serves customers through thirteen branches in the twelve cities of Aurangabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Gurgaon, Kolhapur, Kolkata, Mumbai, New Delhi ,Noida,Pune,Vellore and Salem.

About Matrix
Started in 1995, Matrix Cellular Services is a company focused at providing complete telecommunication solutions for Indian travellers going abroad. Services include international SIM cards, 3G data cards and wireless communication for use in India and abroad. The company’s vision and effort is to connect the Indian outbound traveller – individuals, students and corporate - with a convenient, cost-effective mobile and data service and this has enabled it to become the undisputed market leader.

Matrix introduced the concept of local connectivity in international locations by offering country specific SIM cards that cut the cost of international roaming for users significantly. Since inception, Matrix has aimed to be the best in service, quality, innovation and choice. Even today, Matrix is dedicated to the same. Matrix is also constantly increasing its portfolio of countries and focusing on unique communication solutions. This way Matrix ensures that you stay connected wherever you are and that too, without being concerned by exorbitant international roaming expenses.

First Published: Mon, May 11 2009. 19:51 IST