Ecobank has been named Most effective Retail Financial institution in Africa 2019 at the prestigious African Banker Awards.
The judges ended up specially impressed by how Ecobank’s condition-of-the-artwork items, products and services, functionality and regular innovations give 24/7 ease, accessibility and affordability to meet up with the evolving demands and anticipations of its clients across 33 African international locations, whilst also effectively driving fiscal inclusion.
Ecobank was also nominated for African Lender of the 12 months in the Awards. The Award ceremony was held very last night time in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea.
Group CEO of Ecobank, Ade Ayeyemi claimed: “We are honored to be identified as Africa’s Ideal Retail Lender. This is testament to the good results of our digital approach and pan-African existence as we continue to travel money integration, inclusive banking and playing a catalytic purpose in the transformation of Africa.”
“We are frequently innovating to meet up with the requirements of Africans, from our multi-practical Ecobank Mobile Application, which has adjusted banking in Africa, to our KYC-lite Xpress account opening for the unbanked and the below-banked, and our Rapidtransfer App, for cross-border remittances to Africa at small or no expense. Our Xpress Issue businesses further supply experience-to-confront banking to 1000’s in nearby communities. The traditional banking model is shifting and Ecobank will proceed to perform a pivotal and pioneering function in meeting the banking requires of tens of millions of Africans.”
Acting Team Govt, Purchaser Lender, Nana Araba Abban stated: “Ecobank is making banking obtainable, effortless and inexpensive, and we are continuing to broaden our innovative selection of finest-in-class goods, products and services and features to enrich our customers’ practical experience and remain a move ahead of their evolving wants and anticipations. To earn the prestigious ‘Best Retail Bank’ Award two decades running strongly suggests that our technique and support is performing for ever raising figures of sub-Saharan Africans across our pan-African footprint.”