TD Bank secures top spot among Canadian banking apps in App Annie, comScore reports

TD Canada not only had the most app downloads in August 2018, it also had the highest customer engagement among Canada’s retail banking apps

TD Canada app

TD Bank’s ‘TD Canada’ Android and iOS apps are the most popular retail banking app in Canada, according to recent ComScore and App Annie reports.

According to U.S.-based analytics company comScore, TD Canada is the number one mobile banking app in Canada, and has the highest digital penetration of “any bank in Canada, United Kingdom, Spain, France and United States.”

Between Canada’s five largest banks — TD Bank, RBC, CIBC, Scotiabank and the Bank of Montreal — TD’s app had approximately 7.5 million unique visitors in Q3 2018.

Digital analytics company App Annie reported that TD Canada “had the strongest mobile presence of the top retail banks in Canada in August 2018 — an indication of TD Bank’s prioritization of mobile and investment in a differentiated experience.”

According to App Annie, TD Bank’s mobile apps had the highest average sessions per user of all of Canada’s retail banks, as well as the highest average review score of all five major banks.

Interesting to note is that Canadians spent approximately 13 million hours in all five major banking apps during the first half of 2018.

App Annie reported that Canadians increased their time spent in the top five retail banking apps by 65 percent between the first half of 2016 and the first half of 2018.

Additionally, finance app downloads in both iOS and Google play increased by 35 percent between the first half of 2016 and the first half of 2018.