WINNERS OF BANKING AWARDS 2018

The global banking sector is constantly evolving due to a raft of regulations, technology developments and market reforms. The International Finance Banking Awards highlight the accomplishments of banks leading in innovation, infrastructure development and customer centricity.

Best Islamic Retail Bank
Islamic Bank Of Afghanistan – Afghanistan

Best Corporate Governance
Ghazanfar Bank – Afghanistan

Best Retail Bank
Azizi Bank – Afghanistan

Most Innovative Mobile Bank
Kapital Bank – Azerbaijan

Most Innovative Islamic Bank
Bahrain Islamic Bank – Bahrain

Most Innovative Trade Finance Bank
BANK ABC – Bahrain

Most Innovative Micro Finance Bank
Family Bank – Bahrain

Most Innovative Investment Bank
SICO BSC – Bahrain

Most Innovative SME Bank
BRAC Bank – Bangladesh

Best CSR Initiative
BRAC Bank – Bangladesh

Fastest Growing SME Bank
The Premier Bank Limited – Bangladesh

Best Credit Card Offering
Eastern Bank – Bangladesh

Best CSR Bank
Standard Chartered Bank – Bangladesh

Best Domestic Bank
Canadia Bank Plc – Cambodia

Best SME Bank
Canadia Bank Plc – Cambodia

Best Digital Bank (Internet and Mobile Banking)
CIBC First Caribbean – Caribbean

Best Cards Offering
CIBC First Caribbean – Caribbean

Best Retail Bank
Postal Savings Bank of China – China

Best Private Bank
Eurobank Cyprus Ltd – Cyprus

Best Wealth Management Bank
Eurobank Cyprus Ltd – Cyprus

Best Private Bank
CSOB Private Banking – Czech Republic

Best Socially Responsible Bank
Banco FINCA – Ecuador

Fastest Growing SME Bank
Banque Misr – Egypt

Best SME Bank
QNB AlAhli Egypt – Egypt

Best Islamic Bank
Banque Misr – Egypt

Fastest Growing E – Banking Service
Arab African International Bank (AAIB) – Egypt

Best Mobile Banking
Emirates NBD Egypt – Egypt

Most Innovative Bank
Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait K.S.C.P. – Egypt

Best E – Banking Product – Mobile Banking
QNB AlAhli Egypt – Egypt

Most Innovative Commercial Bank
Dashen Bank sc – Ethiopia

Most Innovative Retail Bank
Eco Bank – Ghana

Most Innovative Retail bank
National Bank of Greece – Greece

Best Forex Trading Platform
MultiBank Group – Hong Kong

Most Innovative Digital Bank
ICICI Bank – India

Fastest Growing Financial Service Provider- Housing Sector
Bank Tabungan Negara – Indonesia

Best Corporate Governance – Banking and Finance
Bank Tabungan Negara – Indonesia

Best Retail Bank
Trade Bank Of Iraq – Iraq

Best Priority Bank
Trade Bank Of Iraq – Iraq

Most Innovative Corporate Bank
Housing Bank for Trade and Finance – Jordan

Most Innovative Digital Banking Product
Barclays Bank – Kenya

Best SME Bank
Credit Bank Limited – Kenya

Best Retail Bank
Co-operative Bank Kenya – Kenya

Best Investment Bank
Exotix – Kenya

Most Innovative Strategic Domestic Treasury
Ahli United Bank – Kuwait

Best Digital Transformation Bank
Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait K.S.C.P. – Kuwait

Best Retail Bank
Gulf Bank – Kuwait

Most Innovative Private Bank
ATFBank – Kazakhstan

Best SME Bank
Banque Franco-Lao Ltd – Laos

Best Retail Bank
Banco Nacional Ultramarino, S.A. – Macau

Best Socially Responsible Bank
Banco Nacional Ultramarino, S.A. – Macau

Best Sukuk Arranger
Hong Leong Investment Bank – Malaysia

Most Innovative Sukuk Structures
Hong Leong Investment Bank – Malaysia

Most Socially Responsible Bank
Banco Santander – Mexico

Best Consumer Internet Bank
Banco Unico – Moçambique

Most Innovative Digital Banking
Golomt Bank – Mongolia

Most Innovative Investment Bank
BCI Bank – Mozambique

Most innovative Digital Bank
United Bank for Africa – Nigeria

Best Mortgage Bank
TrustBond Mortgage Bank Plc – Nigeria

Best Fund Manager
Coronation Merchant Bank – Nigeria

Best Investment Bank
Coronation Merchant Bank – Nigeria

Best New Mobile Banking App
ALAT By Wema – Nigeria

Most Innovative Commercial Bank
Stanbic IBTC – Nigeria

Fastest Growing Boutique Investment Banking Firm
Boston Advisory Limited – Nigeria

Most Innovative Retail Bank
First Bank of Nigeria – Nigeria

Most Socially Responsible Bank
First Bank of Nigeria – Nigeria

Most Innovative Islamic Bank
Maisarah Islamic Banking – Oman

Most Innovative Islamic Bank
Meezan Bank – Pakistan

Best Financial Inclusion
Central Directorate of National Savings – Pakistan

Most Innovative Banking Solution Provider – Biometric
Bank Islami – Pakistan

Most Innovative Microfinance Bank
Telenor Microfinance Bank Ltd – Pakistan

Most Innovative Islamic Bank Window
Allied Bank Limited – Pakistan

Most Innovative Islamic Bank
Palestine Islamic Bank – Palestine

Most Innovative Bank
The National Bank, Palestine – Palestine

Best Loan and Mortgage Product
PNB Savings Bank – Philippines

Most Innovative Wealth Management Bank
PNB Savings Bank – Philippines

Best Credit Card
RCBC Bank – Philippines

Most Innovative Digital Banking Product – EON
Union Bank of the Philippines – Philippines

Most Innovative Retail Bank
Santander – Poland

Most Innovative Digital Bank
Banco BNI Europa – Portugal

Most Innovative NPLs Bank
Caixa Economica Montepio Geral – Portugal

Most Innovative Investment Bank
Haitong Bank, S.A. – Portugal

Fastest Growing Conventional Bank
Al Khalij Commercial Bank – Qatar

Fastest Growing Bank
Alinma Bank – Saudi Arabia

Best Credit Card (Unlimited Cashback Credit Card)
Standard Chartered Bank – Singapore

Most Innovative Bond Deal
DBS Bank – Singapore

Most Innovative Retail Bank Product (Bonus$aver and MyWay)
Standard Chartered Bank – Singapore

Best SME Bank
Commercial Bank of Ceylon PLC – Sri Lanka

Best Domestic Bank
Commercial Bank of Ceylon PLC – Sri Lanka

Best Retail Bank
Hatton National Bank PLC – Sri Lanka

Best Micro Finance Bank
Hatton National Bank PLC – Sri Lanka

Most Innovative Islamic Bank
Al Baraka Bank of Syria – Syria

Best Credit Card offerings
Taipei Fubon Bank – Taiwan

Most Innovative Digital Bank
Exim Bank – Tanzania

Most Innovative Private Commercial Bank
CRDB Bank – Tanzania

Best Micro Finance Bank
Ngern Tid Lor Company Limited – Thailand

Best Investment Bank
Garanti Securities – Turkey

Best Private Bank
Yapı ve Kredi Bankası A.Ş. – Turkey

Most Innovative Private Banking
TEB – Turkey

Best Trade Finance Bank
First Abu Dhabi Bank UAE – United Arab Emirates

Best Cash Management Bank
First Abu Dhabi Bank UAE – United Arab Emirates

Most Innovative Islamic Bank
Dubai Islamic bank – United Arab Emirates

Most Innovative Digital Bank
Commercial Bank of Dubai – United Arab Emirates

Best African Trade Finance Bank
The Access Bank UK – United Kingdom

Most Innovative Bank for Outward FDI Hi-tech Agriculture Project Financing and Advisory
Bac A Bank – Vietnam

Best Credit Card Offerings
Maritime Bank – Vietnam

Most Innovative Digital Bank
Orient Commercial Joint Stock Bank (OCB) – Vietnam

Best SME product
ABBANK – Vietnam

Best Corporate Socially Responsible Commercial Bank
ACB – Vietnam

Best New Omni Channel Platfrom
OCB – Vietnam

Best Customer Loyalty Program Bank
Nam A Bank – Vietnam

Best Online Banking Initiative
Vietnam Public Joint-stock Commercial Bank (PVcomBank) – Vietnam

Best Mobile Banking Support
Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam (BIDV) – Vietnam

Best Commercial Bank
Asia Commercial Bank – Vietnam

Best Credit Card
BIDV – Vietnam

Most Innovative Microfinance Bank
Vietnam Bank For Social Policies – Vietnam

Most Innovative Workplace Environment (Bank)
Vietnam International Bank (VIB) – Vietnam

Best Retail Bank
Vietin Bank – Vietnam

Best Digital Bank
United Bank for Africa Zambia Limited – Zambia

Most Innovative Commercial Bank
CBZ Holdings – Zimbabwe