SAN FRANCISCO, May 20, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Xoom Corporation (Nasdaq:XOOM), a digital money transfer provider, announces Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan as its brand ambassador to launch Xoom's revolutionary speed of bank deposits to India within four hours.
Xoom is a fast-rising money transfer company and went public on February 15, 2013, which was the first tech IPO on the NASDAQ Stock Market this year.Amitabh Bachchan first gained popularity in the early 1970's and has appeared in more than 180 Indian films in a career spanning more than four decades. He has won numerous National Film Awards, Filmfare awards and his achievements have been recognized at several International Film Festivals, including the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2010 Asian Film Awards. Amitabh Bachchan can be seen as "Meyer Wolfsheim" in Baz Luhrmann's "The Great Gatsby," released May 10. About Xoom Xoom is a digital money transfer provider, focused on helping consumers send money in a secure, fast and cost-effective way using their smartphone, tablet or computer. During the 12 months ended March 31, 2013, Xoom's more than 840,000 active customers sent more than $3.6 billion to family and friends in 30 countries worldwide. The company is headquartered in San Francisco and can be found online at www.xoom.com. xoom-g
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