Global Finance names the World’s Best Internet Banks 2012
NEW YORK, November 7, 2012 — Global Finance has announced the Global winners in the “World’s Best Internet Banks” competition. This is the 13th year Global Finance has named the World’s Best Internet Banks. Details on all Global winners will be published in the December issue.
The overall winners for Regional and Global Corporate/Institutional Internet Banks as well as Regional and Global Consumer Internet Banks were announced. Also announced were the overall global sub-category winners. The grand prize of Best Overall Global Internet Bank was presented to Citi.
Global Finance ’s World Best Internet Bank Awards are based on submissions from banks that wish to be considered. This year, 220 individual banks from around the world entered the competition. Representatives from Infosys comprised the judging panel. Based on the judges’ 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 initiatives, and web site design and functionality. Sub-category winners were selected on the basis of relative strength of those products and services.
|Best Overall Internet Bank – Global||Citi|
|Best Corporate/Institutional Internet Bank – Global||Citi|
|Best Consumer Internet Bank - Global||
|North America||Wells Fargo|
|Central and Eastern Europe||Bank Pekao|
|Central and Eastern Europe||OTP Bank|
|Middle East and Africa||Standard Chartered|
|Best Investment Management Services||Citi|
|Best Online Cash Management Site||Citi|
|Best Trade Finance Services||Scotiabank|
|Best Web Site Design||Wells Fargo|
|Best Integrated Corporate Bank Site||Citi|
|Best Information Security Initiatives||Citi|
|Best in Mobile Banking||Swedbank|
|Best In Social Media||Citi|
|Best Online Treasury Services||Wells Fargo|
|Best Online Deposit, Credit and Investment Product Offerings||Standard Chartered|
|Best Bill Payment & Presentment||Citi|
|Best Web Site Design||HSBC|
|Best Integrated Consumer Bank Site||Citi|
|Best Information Security Initiatives||Banamex|
|Best In Mobile Banking||Bancolombia|
|Best in Social Media||CIMB|