E-banking systems of 5 banks crash

The electronic banking systems of five banks – Krungthai, Kasikornthai, Siam Commercial, Bank of of Ayudhya and Thanachart – crashed today.

The crash has caused disruptions in financial transactions via ATMs, mobile banking and internet banking services.

Kasikornthai informed its clients on Facebook that its electronic banking system malfunctioned and this might cause inconvenience for some financial transactions, especially with different banks.

The bank said it was repairing the system to bring it back to normal as soon as possible.

The electronic banking services of the five banks were expected to resume at about 10am.

There were no reports of service disruptions at the Government Savings Bank, Government Housing Bank and the Bank for Agriculture and Agricultural Cooperatives.