Maybank and FC Barcelona Launch Co-brand Credit Card
18 January 2018
- Bank aims to issue over 10,000 credit cards in the first year
- Cardholders get to earn both cashback and reward points
Maybank Singapore today launched an exciting co-brand partnership with FC Barcelona, bringing to the Singapore market the “Maybank FC Barcelona Visa Signature Credit Card”. This is Maybank’s first co-brand partnership with FC Barcelona and the card caters to the emerging affluent customers.
Cardholders get to earn cash rebate of 1.6% – one of the highest in Singapore – on any amount that they charge locally without being imposed any cashback limit while overseas usage will earn them TREATS Points and other exquisite lifestyle rewards.
In the first year, Maybank Singapore aims to issue over 10,000 cards.
Mr Alvin Lee, Head of Community Financial Services, Maybank Singapore said: “Maybank FC Barcelona Visa Signature Credit Card offers a combination of cash rebate and reward points, giving cardholders the best of both worlds. FC Barcelona is one of the most successful European football clubs in the world with more than 119 million supporters in Asia Pacific1 alone. This new card is not only for football fans but also for our emerging affluent customers. This represents yet another initiative that is part of Maybank’s continuing mission to bring interesting products that meet our customers’ discerning needs.”
Maybank is the official banking partner for FC Barcelona in Malaysia and Singapore. Mr Xavier Asensi, Commercial Director of FC Barcelona said, “It is with much pleasure that we welcome Maybank as a regional partner of the club. Through this new partnership, FC Barcelona will be able to continue to increase its popularity while getting closer to our fans in Singapore. It is such an honour to be able to partner with a reputable bank like Maybank, a true leader in the region.”
Maybank FC Barcelona Visa Signature cardholders stand a chance to win two pairs of tickets every La Liga season to Camp Nou, the home ground of FC Barcelona in Spain, for what should be an unforgettable experience of watching their favourite team play. The prize package includes economy-class flight tickets with airport and hotel transfer, and three days of deluxe hotel accommodation and two FC Barcelona live match tickets in Camp Nou.
Key information of the Maybank FC Barcelona Visa Signature Credit Card:
- Earn 1.6% unlimited cashback when cardholders charge locally and no minimum amount is required;
- Earn 2 TREATS Points with every dollar spent on foreign currency transactions;
- Stand a chance to win a trip to watch FC Barcelona live match in Camp Nou every football season;
- Enjoy 10% discount on online purchases from the FC Barcelona Asia-Pacific online store (www.fcbarcelonastoreasia.com); and
- Enjoy 5% discount on merchandise at the FCBotiga official store at Camp Nou in Barcelona, Spain.
Credit card application can be made at selected Maybank Singapore branches. Successful card applicants will receive an exclusive Maybank FC Barcelona cap and lanyard, whilst stock lasts.
In addition, there will be a special draw for cardholders who charge to their card from 18 January to 30 June 2018, with two prize packages that each includes a pair of economy-class flight tickets, three days of deluxe hotel accommodation and two FC Barcelona live match tickets in Camp Nou.
For more information and terms and conditions, please visit http://info.maybank2u.com.sg/fcbarcelona/.
1 Source: SPORTS DNA by Repucom - Nielsen Sports, December 2016