Winners were selected based on strength of strategy for attracting and servicing online customers, success in getting clients to use web offerings, growth of online customer base, breadth of products offered, evidence of tangible benefits gained from Internet inititatives, and web site design and functionality.

Best Digital Bank 2015

NEW YORK, October 27, 2015 — On October 27th, Global Finance presented the World’s Best Digital Bank Awards at its Digital Bank Conference and Awards Dinner at The Brewery in London.

The overall winners for Regional and Global Corporate/Institutional Digital Banks and Consumer Digital Banks were announced. Also announced were the overall Global sub-category winners and the Best Islamic Digital Bank

The grand prize of Best Overall Global Digital Bank was presented to Citi.

A full report will appear in the December 2015 issue of Global Finance. Round 1 winners previously appeared in the September 2015 issue, covering winners in individual countries and regional sub-categories.

Global Finance’s World Best Digital Bank Awards (formerly the World’s Best Internet Bank Awards) are based on submissions from banks that wish to be considered. This year, 262 individual banks from around the world entered the competition.

The Digital Bank Conference and Awards Dinner was sponsored by Misys. Representatives from Infosys, a global leader in consulting, technology and outsourcing solutions, comprised the Awards judging panel. Based on the judge’s evaluations, Global Finance’s editors made the final selections.

Winners were selected based on strength of strategy for attracting and servicing online customers, success in getting clients to use web offerings, growth of online customer base, breadth of products offered, evidence of tangible benefits gained from Internet inititatives, and web site design and functionality. Sub-category winners were selected on the basis of relative strength products and services.


GLOBAL SUB-CATEGORY WINNERS - BEST CORPORATE/INSTITUTIONAL DIGITAL BANKS

Best Investment Management Services

Citi

Best Online Cash Management

Citi

Best Trade Finance Services

Nordea

Best Web Site Design

Citi

Best Integrated Corporate Bank Site

Citi

Best Information Security Initiatives

YES Bank

Best Online Treasury Services

Citi

Best in Mobile Banking

Citi

Best in Social Media

Wells Fargo

Best Mobile Banking App

Citi

GLOBAL SUB-CATEGORY WINNERS - BEST CONSUMER DIGITAL BANKS

Best Online Deposit, Credit and Investment Product Offerings

Standard Chartered

Best Bill Payment & Presentment

Standard Chartered

Best Web Site Design

Tatra banka

Best Integrated Consumer Bank Site

Citi

Best Information Security Initiatives

Standard Chartered

Best in Mobile Banking

Standard Chartered

Best in Social Media

CTBC

Best Mobile Banking App

Akbank

Best SMS/Text Banking

Santander Rio

 

REGIONAL WINNERS - BEST CORPORATE/INSTITUTIONAL DIGITAL BANKS

North America

Wells Fargo

Western Europe

Citi

Asia-Pacific

Citi

Latin America

Citi

Central & Eastern Europe

Citi

Middle East & Africa

Citi

REGIONAL WINNERS - BEST CONSUMER DIGITAL BANKS

North America

Scotiabank

Western Europe

Akbank

Asia-Pacific

Citi

Latin America

Santander Rio

Central & Eastern Europe

Tatra banka

Middle East & Africa

Standard Chartered

GLOBAL WINNERS - THE WORLD’S BEST DIGITAL BANKS 2015

Best Corporate/Institutional Digital Bank: Citi

Citi

Best Consumer Digital Bank: Standard Chartered

Standard Chartered

Best Islamic Digital Bank: Boubyan Bank

Boubyan Bank

Overall Global Best Digital BankWinner

Citi


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