Media conglomerate Network18’s online financial news platform, moneycontrol, has bagged the ‘Best Mobile App for Business’ award at the GSMA (Global System for Mobile communication Association) Asia Mobile Awards 2017 held at the Mobile World Congress in Shanghai. The app was awarded for its innovation, design, capabilities, customization options, user experience, ease of use and reliability amongst other parameters.
With over 7.6 million direct downloads via Android, iOS and Windows Devices, moneycontrol app has acquired 57 percent of 5 star ratings and 2 billion screen views (on Android and iOS).
The moneycontrol app offers users the latest market data, business and markets news coverage as well as Live TV with ‘Audio only’ and ‘Video on Demand’ features. Users can also manage their finance portfolio, engage in conversations on the message board and in a host of other features on the app.
“It is a moment of pride for us at moneycontrol.com to have made the significant jump from being India’s No.1 finance app to now being recognised as a leading business app in all of Asia. Our vision is to serve as the disruptors in the segment and continuously deliver breakthrough content and user experience. We look forward to keep the momentum going to achieve new milestones in the field,” says Manish Maheshwari, CEO Network18 Digital.
Asia Mobile Awards recognises excellence delivered in the arenas of mobile devices, technologies, applications and services that are available pan AsiaDisclaimer: Network18 is the publisher of Forbes India.