Ecobank wins Bank of the Year and Best Bank in prestigious London awards ceremonies

Photo: Ecobank
The Banker and EMEA Finance Awards in London
9 December 2019
Content from our Premium Partner
Ecobank (Lome)

Ecobank wins " Bank of the Year " and " Best Bank " at The Banker and EMEA Finance Awards in London. Ecobank Cameroon, Gambia and Rwanda won Bank of the Year at The Banker Awards on 28 th November .

This recognition came just before Ecobank Cabo Verde , Gambia, Liberia and Zimbabwe won Best Bank at the EMEA Finance African Banking Awards on 5 th December . The Banker is the most prestigious global financial publication and EMEA Finance i s widely read by the international banking community . Ade Ayeyemi, Group CEO of Ecobank said: " We are pleased to be recognised as 'Bank of the Year' and 'Best Bank' in two distinguished award ceremonies in London . This confirms the strength of our brand in multiple countries across Africa , our unique pan - A frican platform and innovative banking products and solutions .

Indeed , our O ne B ank strategy is providing the desired banking excellence for our consumer, commercial and corporate customers across the 33 countries in which we operate on the continent. " The judging panels were impressed by Ecobank's sound management, business model and strategic initiatives as well as its pioneering technolog y .

They highlighted the bank's recent innovations , includ ing digitalised trade finance produc ts , Ecobank Online & Omni Lite, digital payment solution, Ecobank Pay, and cross - border remittance solution, Rapidtransfer. These products are transforming the banking sector and empowering African businesses by providing accessibility and affordability.

AllAfrica publishes around 800 reports a day from more than 140 news organizations and over 500 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.