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Recognising the Best of the Best in the Banking and Finance Industry

The most prestigious celebration of Asia's banking leaders! Find out more and get involved! Click button below to send an inquiry

The ABF Corporate & Investment Banking Awards honours outstanding performance, innovation and excellence in the corporate and investment banking industry in Asia. The Awards will crown banks and financial institutions who have demonstrated exceptional performance and have made significant contributions to the industry. The awards are given in the following categories:

Overall Company Performance Awards:

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year
  • Securities House of the Year 

Deal Based Awards: 

  • Debt Deal of the Year
  • Equity Deal of the Year
  • Mergers and Acquisitions Deal of the Year
  • Innovative Deal of the Year
  • Syndicated Loan of the Year
  • Project Infrastructure Finance Deal of the Year
  • Green Deal of the Year
  • Blue Bond of the Year
  • Social Bond of the Year
  • Sustainability Bond of the Year
  • Sustainability-linked Bond of the Year
  • Management Buyout of the Year

Project / Initiative Based Awards: 

  • Corporate Client Initiative of the Year
  • Initiative Award

Nominate now and be recognised for your unique and successful initiatives and deals. See you at the Awards Dinner in Singapore this year!

Venue: Marina Bay Sands, Singapore

Awards Presentation Day:
Jul 04, 2024

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Testimonials

What do our winners have to say about winning the award?

I want to thank ABF, the leading Asian media group, for your continuous recognition to grant this second award to FEIB ...

Steve Chi Head of Corporate Banking, Far Eastern International Bank

This is a matter of pride, we are very, very happy. And this motivates us to continue to innovate and displace and have ...

Kabeer Naqvi President & CEO, U Microfinance Bank Limited

Being able to get access to capital and cash, while at the same time, being recognised for how you are able to do it and...

Henry Albert R. Fadullon Chief Operating Officer, Phoenix Petroleum Philippines Inc. (a Partner of PNB Capital and Investment Corporation)

Recognition is very important for us as the encouragement of going forward. It’s definitely a moment that we will cheris...

Mahbub Jamil Head of Structured Finance, The City Bank Limited

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ABF Corporate and Investment Banking Awards 2023 Winner: Maybank Singapore

ABF Corporate and Investment Banking Awards 2023 Winner: Social Development Bank

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Why should you enter

NETWORK

Winners will receive an exclusive invitation to the prestigious awards dinner in Singapore, offering a prime opportunity to celebrate well-deserved accolades!

AMPLIFY

Winners of the awards can magnify their success by strategically engaging with Asian Banking and Finance magazine, utilizing its influential platform to showcase achievements, innovative practices, and success stories, thereby reinforcing their industry leadership and reputation. 

RECOGNITION

Winning not only stands as a testament to exceptional accomplishments but also functions as a prestigious accolade, providing tangible recognition and acting as a powerful marketing tool, elevating industry standing. 

Guidelines and Criteria

GUIDELINES

  1. Nomination is open to all Corporate and Investment banks in Asia.
  2. Each bank can nominate up to 3 categories only.
  3. Awards will be judged by an esteemed industry experts committee based on nominations received.
  4. Each nomination form is valid for 1 entry only. If you are nominating for several categories, please enter each entry separately.
  5. Nomination is free of charge.

ELIGIBILITY

  1. For entries that will be submitted for the Corporate and Investment Bank of the Year and Securities House of the Year category, the bank must demonstrate an overall remarkable achievements over the last 12 calendar months of 2023.
  2. For entries that will be submitted for the deal-based and project-based categories such as Debt, Equity, M&A, Corporate Client Initiative, Syndicated Loan, Innovative Deal, Green Deal, Social Bond, Blue Bond, Management Buyout Transaction and Project & Infrastructure Finance, the deal/project must be arranged in 2023.

CATEGORIES

Overall Company Performance Awards:

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year
  • Securities House of the Year 

Deal Based Awards: 

  • Debt Deal of the Year
  • Equity Deal of the Year
  • Mergers and Acquisitions Deal of the Year
  • Innovative Deal of the Year
  • Syndicated Loan of the Year
  • Project Infrastructure Finance Deal of the Year
  • Green Deal of the Year
  • Blue Bond of the Year
  • Social Bond of the Year
  • Sustainability Bond of the Year
  • Sustainability-linked Bond of the Year
  • Management Buyout of the Year

Project / Initiative Based Awards: 

  • Corporate Client Initiative of the Year
  • Regulatory Initiative of the Year
  • Risk Initiative of the Year
  • Compliance Initiative of the Year
  • Initiative Award

You may view further details about each category here.

CRITERIA FOR JUDGING

1. For entries that will be entered for the Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year and Securities House of the Year categories:

  • Achievements - What are the remarkable milestones that the corporate and investment banking arm has achieved?
  • Challenges & Solutions - What were the bank's major roadblocks in expanding its corporate and investment banking division? What strategies were used to overcome these obstacles?
  • Impact - What are some of the bank's major successful deals, and what was the impact on the client?

2. For entries that will be submitted for the deal-based and project-based categories such as Debt, Equity, M&A, Corporate Client Initiative, Syndicated Loan, Innovative Deal, Green Deal, Project & Infrastructure Finance, Management Buyout of the Year, Social Bond of the Year, Blue Bond of the Year and Initiative Award categories:

  • Achievements - What are the remarkable milestones of the deal/project/initiative?
  • Effectiveness - Did the deal/project/initiative achieve its objectives and targets? What measures have been used to assess its success?
  • Impact - What was the impact on your client and the bank?

HOW TO ENTER?

  1. Go to the online nomination form.
  2. Read the award entry guidelines and eligibility for your reference.
  3. Fill out the company information and entrant details fields.
  4. Choose the category you'd like to enter.
  5. Provide project information: Project title, 500-word summary of the entry, and client testimonial/s (if any).
  6. You will then receive an email confirmation from the ABF Awards organisers after your nomination has been received.
  7. To substantiate your entry, send supporting documents or photos to [email protected].

Please note:

  • Submitting supporting documents such as financial statements, performance metrics, testimonials, and other materials that demonstrate the nominee's qualifications, achievements, and impact in the corporate and investment banking industry are optional but will highly increase your chance of winning
  • Three photos related to the entry must be submitted. This will appear in the AVP, which will be shown during the awards dinner. Photos must be in PDF, PowerPoint, or JPG format.

KEY DATES

Deadline for submission: 03 May 2024
Awards presentation: 2 July 2024

Past Winners

Axis Capital

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - India
  • Securities House of the Year - India

BANK FOR INVESTMENT AND DEVELOPMENT OF VIETNAM

  • Corporate Client Initiative of the Year - Vietnam

Bank Muscat SAOG

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Oman
  • Debt Deal of the Year - Oman

Bank of Ayudhya PCL

  • Innovative Deal of the Year - Thailand

Bank of Ayudhya Public Company Limited 

  • Corporate Client Initiative of the Year - Thailand

Bank Rakyat

  • Green Deal of the Year - Indonesia

BDO Capital 

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Philippines
  • Mergers and Acquisitions Deal of the Year - Philippines
  • Project Infrastructure Finance Deal of the Year - Philippines

BPI Capital Corporation

  • Innovative Deal of the Year - Philippines
  • Green Deal of the Year - Philippines

BRI Danareksa Sekuritas

  • Securities House of the Year -  Indonesia

Bualuang Securities Public Company Limited

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year -  Thailand

Bualuang Securities Public Company Limited

  • Securities House of the Year - Thailand

China Bank Capital Corporation 

  • Debt Deal of the Year - Philippines

CIMB

  • Equity Deal of the Year - Malaysia
  • Mergers and Acquisitions Deal of the Year - Malaysia

CIMB Bank Berhad

  • Syndicated Loan of the Year -  Singapore
  • Innovative Deal of the Year - Singapore

Commercial Bank of Ceylon PLC

  • Debt Deal of the Year - Sri Lanka

Commercial International Bank Egypt

  • Green Deal of the Year - Egypt
  • Project Infrastructure Finance Deal of the Year - Egypt

CTBC Bank

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Taiwan
  • Green Deal of the Year - Taiwan

Habib Bank Limited

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Pakistan
  • Equity Deal of the Year - Pakistan
  • Mergers and Acquisitions Deal of the Year - Pakistan

Halyk Bank

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Kazakhstan

HSBC

  • Innovation of the Year - Singapore

ICICI Bank

  • Technology & Operations Initiative of the Year - India

ICICI Securities Limited

  • Innovative Deal of the Year - India

ICICI Securities Limited

  • Mergers and Acquisitions Deal of the Year - India

JS Bank Limited

  • Green Deal of the Year - Pakistan

MALAYAN BANKING BERHAD, SINGAPORE (Maybank Singapore)

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Singapore
  • Green Deal of the Year - Singapore

Maybank Investment Bank Berhad

  • Project Infrastructure Finance Deal of the Year - Malaysia
  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year -  Malaysia

Syndicated Loan of the Year - Malaysia

  • Mergers and Acquisitions Deal of the Year - Malaysia

Meezan Bank

  • Innovative Deal of the Year -  Pakistan
  • Project Infrastructure Finance Deal of the Year - Pakistan

Nanyang Commercial Bank, Limited

  • Debt Deal of the Year - Hong Kong
  • Offshore Distribution Initiative of the Year - Hong Kong

NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT BANK PLC

  • Corporate Client Initiative of the Year - Sri Lanka

NDB Investment Bank Limited

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Sri Lanka

Nepal Investment Mega Bank Ltd.

  • Mergers and Acquisitions Deal of the Year -  Nepal

NewParadigm Capital Markets

  • Innovative Deal of the Year -  Malaysia

OCBC Bank (Hong Kong) Ltd

  • Green Deal of the Year - Hong Kong
  • Syndicated Loan of the Year - Hong Kong

PNB Capital and Investment Corporation

  • Syndicated Loan of the Year - Philippines

PT Bank CIMB Niaga Tbk

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Indonesia
  • Corporate Client Initiative of the Year - Indonesia
  • Syndicated Loan of the Year - Indonesia

PT Bank Negara Indonesia (Persero) Tbk 

  • Debt Deal of the Year - Indonesia
  • Mergers and Acquisitions Deal of the Year - Indonesia
  • Project Infrastructure Finance Deal of the Year - Indonesia

PT BNI Sekuritas

  • Innovative Deal of the Year -  Indonesia

QInvest LLC

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Qatar

RAKBANK

  • Corporate Client Initiative of the Year -  United Arab Emirates

RCBC Capital Corporation

  • Innovative Deal of the Year - Philippines

RHB Investment Bank Berhad

  • Project Infrastructure Finance Deal of the Year - Malaysia
  • Debt Deal of the Year - Malaysia

Social Development Bank

  • Corporate Client Initiative of the Year - Saudi Arabia

Taipei Fubon Commercial Bank Co., Ltd.

  • Innovative Deal of the Year - Taiwan
  • Syndicated Loan of the Year -  Taiwan
  • Mergers and Acquisitions Deal of the Year - Taiwan

Tasaheel Microfinance

  • Sustainability Bond of the Year - Egypt

The Siam Commercial Bank PCL (SCB)

  • Debt Deal of the Year - Thailand
  • Green Deal of the Year - Thailand
  • Project Infrastructure Finance Deal of the Year - Thailand

Vietnam Joint Stock Commercial Bank For Industry And Trade (VietinBank)

  • Project Infrastructure Finance Deal of the Year - Vietnam

Abu Dhabi Islamic bank

  • Green Deal of the Year - United Arab Emirates
  • Islamic Debt Deal of the Year - United Arab Emirates

Allied Bank Limited

  • Syndicated Loan of the Year - Pakistan

Ameriabank CJSC

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Armenia

Bank Alfalah

  • Innovative Renewable Deal of the Year - Pakistan

Bank Alfalah Ltd

  • Corporate Client Initiative of the Year - Pakistan

Bank BRI

  • Mergers and Acquisitions Deal of the Year - Indonesia

Bank of Ayudhya Public Company Limited

  • Fintech Deal of the Year - Thailand

BankIslami Pakistan Limited

  • Islamic Finance Debt Deal of the Year - Pakistan

BDO Capital & Investment Corp. as Joint Global Coordinator and Domestic Lead Underwriter for the MREIT IPO deal

  • Equity Deal of the Year - Philippines

BDO Capital & Investment Corporation

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Philippines

BPI Capital Corporation

  • Corporate Client Initiative of the Year - Philippines
  • Green Deal of the Year - Philippines

Bualuang Securities Public Company Limited

  • Equity Deal of the Year - Thailand
  • Mergers and Acquisitions Deal of the Year - Thailand
  • Securities House of the Year - Thailand

China Bank Capital Corporation

  • Debt Deal of the Year - Philippines

CIMB Group

  • Green Deal of the Year - Malaysia

CTBC Bank

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Taiwan
  • Green Energy Deal of the Year - Taiwan

DBS

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Singapore
  • Green Deal of the Year - Singapore
  • Project Infrastructure Finance Deal of the Year - Singapore

DBS

  • Green Deal of the Year - Hong Kong

DBS Bank

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Hong Kong

DC Advisory Japan

  • Mergers and Acquisitions Deal of the Year - Japan

Halyk Bank

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Kazakhstan

HBL (Habib Bank Limited)

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Pakistan
  • Equity Deal of the Year - Pakistan
  • Green Deal of the Year - Pakistan

ICICI BANK

  • Innovative Deal of the Year - India

Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Investment and Development of VietNam

  • Debt Deal of the Year - Vietnam

JS Bank Limited

  • Mergers and Acquisitions Deal of the Year - Pakistan

MALAYAN BANKING BERHAD, SINGAPORE (or “Maybank Singapore”)

  • Green Islamic Deal of the Year - Singapore

Mashreqbank psc

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - United Arab Emirates
  • Debt Deal of the Year - United Arab Emirates
  • Syndicated Loan of the Year - United Arab Emirates

Maybank Investment Bank Berhad

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Malaysia
  • Equity Deal of the Year - Malaysia
  • Project Infrastructure Finance Deal of the Year - Malaysia

Maybank Investment Bank Berhad

  • Equity Deal of the Year - Singapore

Maybank Investment Bank Berhad

  • Syndicated Loan of the Year - Thailand

Meezan Bank

  • Innovative Islamic Deal of the Year - Pakistan

National Development Bank PLC

  • Mergers and Acquisitions Deal of the Year - Sri Lanka
  • Project Infrastructure Finance Deal of the Year - Sri Lanka

NBK Capital

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Kuwait
  • Debt Deal of the Year - Kuwait

NDB Investment Bank Limited

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Sri Lanka

Nepal Investment Bank Ltd.

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Nepal

OCBC Bank (Malaysia) Berhad

  • Cross-border Deal of the Year - Malaysia

OCBC Wing Hang Bank

  • Corporate Client Initiative of the Year - Hong Kong

PNB Capital and Investment Corporation

  • Domestic Coordinator Implementation Initiative of the Year - Philippines

PT Bank CIMB Niaga

  • Corporate Client Initiative of the Year - Indonesia

PT Bank CIMB Niaga Tbk

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Indonesia
  • Syndicated Loan of the Year - Indonesia

PT Bank Negara Indonesia (Persero) Tbk

  • Debt Deal of the Year - Indonesia
  • Project Infrastructure Finance Deal of the Year - Indonesia

RCBC Capital Corporation

  • Sovereign Domestic Debt Issuance of the Year - Philippines as Joint Issue Manager

RHB Investment Bank Berhad

  • Debt Deal of the Year - Malaysia
  • Mergers and Acquisitions Deal of the Year - Malaysia

SB Capital Investment Corporation, Innovative Deal of the Year - Philippines

Siam Commercial Bank PCL.

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Thailand
  • Debt Deal of the Year - Thailand

Sohar International Bank SAOG

  • Equity Deal of the Year - Oman

Taipei Fubon Commercial Bank Co., Ltd.

  • Green Corporate Deal of the Year - Taiwan
  • Syndicated Loan of the Year - Taiwan

Tien Phong Securities Joint Stock Company - TPS

  • Corporate Client Initiative of the Year - Vietnam

U Microfinance Bank Limited Social Impact 

  • Deal of the Year - Pakistan

Unicapital Inc. as Issue Manager and Lead Underwriter for the Citicore Energy REIT IPO

  • Innovative Deal of the Year - Philippines

United Overseas Bank

  • Mergers and Acquisitions Deal of the Year - Singapore

Vietnam Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Industry and Trade (VietinBank)

  • Project Infrastructure Finance Deal of the Year - Vietnam

YES BANK LTD.

  • Corporate Client Initiative of the Year - India

Aktif Bank

  • Innovative Deal of the Year - Turkey

Aktif Bank

  • Project Infrastructure Finance Deal of the Year - Turkey

Al Rajhi Bank

  • Innovative Deal of the Year - Saudi Arabia

Asia Green Development Public Company Limited

  • Innovative Deal of the Year - Myanmar

Bank Muscat SAOG

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Oman
  • Innovative Deal of the Year - Oman
  • Mergers and Acquisitions Deal of the Year - Oman

BankDhofar

  • Technology Innovation of the Year - Oman

BankIslami Pakistan Limited

  • Syndicated Deal of the Year - Pakistan

BDO Capital & Investment Corporation

  • Mergers and Acquisitions Deal of the Year - Philippines
  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Philippines
  • Domestic Project Infrastructure Finance Deal of the Year - Philippines

BPI Capital Corporation

  • Real Estate Equity Deal of the Year - Philippines
  • Innovative Deal of the Year - Philippines

Bualuang Securities Public Company Limited

  • Securities House of the Year - Thailand

China Bank Capital Corporation

  • Debt Deal of the Year - Philippines
  • Syndicated Loan of the Year - Philippines

CTBC Bank

  • Mergers and Acquisitions Deal of the Year - Taiwan

DBS

  • Mergers and Acquisitions Deal of the Year - Singapore
  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Singapore
  • Corporate Client Initiative of the Year - Singapore
  • Equity Deal of the Year - Singapore
  • Green Deal of the Year - Singapore

FAYSAL BANK LIMITED

  • Innovative Deal of the Year - Pakistan

First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB)

  • Corporate and Investment Bank of the Year - UAE
  • Green Deal of the Year - UAE 

Garanti BBVA

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Turkey

Garanti BBVA

  • Green Deal of the Year - Turkey
  • Project Infrastructure Finance Deal of the Year - Turkey

Habib Bank Limited - HBL 

  • Equity Deal of the Year - Pakistan

HDFC Bank Limited

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - India

Kenanga Investment Bank Berhad

  • Project Infrastructure Finance Deal of the Year - Malaysia

Kings Financial Capital

  • Corporate Client Initiative of the Year - UAE

Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited

  • Debt Deal of the Year - India
  • Equity Deal of the Year - India

Kuwait International Bank (KIB)

  • Debt Deal of the Year - Kuwait

Mashreqbank psc

  • Debt Deal of the Year - UAE
  • Syndicated Loan of the Year - UAE

Maybank Kim Eng

  • Equity Deal of the Year - Malaysia
  • Syndicated Loan of the Year - Malaysia
  • Debt Deal of the Year - Malaysia

Meezan Bank

  • Renewable Energy Bank of the Year - Pakistan
  • Green Deal of the Year - Pakistan

National Bank of Pakistan

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Pakistan
  • Corporate Client Initiative of the Year - Pakistan
  • Debt Deal of the Year - Pakistan
  • Project Infrastructure Finance Deal of the Year - Pakistan

National Development Bank PLC

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Sri Lanka
  • Corporate Client Initiative of the Year - Sri Lanka
  • Project Infrastructure Finance Deal of the Year - Sri Lanka

NMB Bank Ltd.

  • Green Deal of the Year - Nepal

Philippine National Bank

  • Green Deal of the Year - Philippines
  • Consumer Equity Deal of the Year - Philippines

PT Bank CIMB Niaga Tbk 

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Indonesia
  • Corporate Client Initiative of the Year - Indonesia
  • Syndicated Loan of the Year - Indonesia

QINVEST LLC 

  • Innovative Deal of the Year - Qatar

RCBC Capital Corporation

  • Cross-border Project Infrastructure Finance Deal of the Year - Philippines
  • Debt Deal of the Year - Philippines

RHB

  • Islamic Equity Deal - Malaysia

SB Capital Investment Corporation

  • Corporate Client Initiative of the Year - Philippines

SBI Capital Markets Limited

  • Mergers and Acquisitions Deal of the Year - India

Siam Commercial Bank PCL.

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Thailand
  • Debt Deal of the Year - Thailand
  • Mergers and Acquisitions Deal of the Year - Thailand

SinoPac Securities Corporation

  • Debt Deal of the Year - Taiwan
  • Green Deal of the Year - Taiwan

Sohar International Bank SAOG

  • Debt Deal of the Year - Oman
  • Equity Deal of the Year - Oman

Taipei Fubon Commercial Bank Co., Ltd.

  • Innovative Deal of the Year - Taiwan
  • Syndicated Loan of the Year - Taiwan

Taishin Securities Co., Ltd.

  • Management Buyout of the Year - Taiwan
  • Securities House of the Year - Taiwan

Tan Viet Securities Incorporation

  • Securities House of the Year - Vietnam

The Bank of Punjab

  • Project Infrastructure Finance Deal of the Year - Pakistan

TISCO Securities Company Limited

  • Equity Deal of the Year - Thailand

UOB 

  • Innovative Deal of the Year - Singapore
  • Debt Deal of the Year - Singapore
  • Debt Deal of the Year - China
  • Syndicated Loan of the Year - Singapore

Aktif Yatırım Bankası A.Ş

  • Innovative Deal of the Year - Turkey

Allied Bank Limited

  • Green Deal of the Year - Pakistan

  • Syndicated Loan of the Year – Pakistan

ARMECONOMBANK

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Armenia

Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam JSC. (BIDV)

  • Corporate Client Initiative of the Year - Vietnam

Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad

  • Innovative Deal of the Year - Malaysia
  • Project Infrastructure Finance Deal of the Year - Malaysia

Bank Muscat

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Oman

  • Debt Deal of the Year - Oman

  • Equity Deal of the Year - Oman

BDO Capital & Investment

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Philippines
  • Green Deal of the Year - Philippines

BPI

  • Debt Deal of the Year - Philippines
  • Mergers and Acquisitions Deal of the Year - Philippines

Bualuang Securities PCL

  • Corporate & Investment Securities Firm of the Year - Thailand
  • Equity Deal of the Year - Thailand

CTBC Bank

  • Mergers and Acquisitions Deal of the Year - Taiwan
  • Project Infrastructure Finance Deal of the Year - Taiwan

DBS Bank Ltd

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Singapore

  • Corporate Client Initiative of the Year - Singapore

  • Equity Deal of the Year - Singapore

  • Green Deal of the Year - Singapore

Far Eastern International Bank

  • Green Deal of the Year - Taiwan

GULF INTERNATIONAL BANK

  • Innovative Deal of the Year - Bahrain

Habib Bank Limited

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Pakistan
  • Debt Deal of the Year - Pakistan

ICICI Bank

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - India
  • Corporate Client Initiative of the Year - India

Land Bank of the Philippines

  • Innovative Deal of the Year - Philippines
  • Corporate Client Initiative of the Year - Philippines

Maybank Investment Bank Berhad

  • Equity Deal of the Year - Malaysia

  • Debt Deal of the Year - Malaysia

  • Mergers and Acquisitions Deal of the Year - Malaysia

MCB Bank Limited

  • Equity Deal of the Year - Pakistan
  • Syndicated Loan of the Year – Pakistan

Meezan Bank Limited

  • Project Infrastructure Finance Deal of the Year - Pakistan

National Bank of Pakistan

  • Corporate Client Initiative of the Year - Pakistan
  • Innovative Deal of the Year - Pakistan

NDB Investment Bank Limited

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Sri Lanka

National Development Bank PLC

  • Innovative Deal of the Year - Sri Lanka

PNB Capital and Investment Corporation

  • Equity Deal of the Year - Philippines

PT. Bank CIMB Niaga, Tbk.

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Indonesia

  • Syndicated Loan of the Year – Indonesia

  • Project Infrastructure Finance Deal of the Year - Indonesia

QINVEST LLC

  • Investment Product Initiative of the Year - Qatar
  • Innovative Deal of the Year - Qatar

RHB Investment Bank Berhad

  • Green Deal of the Year - Malaysia

SB Capital Investment Corporation

  • Project Infrastructure Finance Deal of the Year - Philippines
  • Syndicated Loan of the Year – Philippines

Siam Commercial Bank

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Thailand
  • Green Deal of the Year - Thailand

Taipei Fubon Commercial Bank Co., Ltd.

  • Mergers and Acquisitions Deal of the Year - Taiwan
  • Syndicated Loan of the Year – Taiwan

Taishin International Bank

  • Innovative Deal of the Year - Taiwan

Taishin Securities Co., Ltd

  • Equity Deal of the Year - Taiwan

U Microfinance Bank Limited

  • Microfinance Syndication Deal of the Year - Pakistan

United Overseas Bank Limited

  • Innovative Deal of the Year - Singapore
  • Mergers and Acquisitions Deal of the Year - Singapore

United Overseas Bank Limited (Project Marigold)

  • Project Infrastructure Finance Deal of the Year - Singapore

United Overseas Bank Limited (Project Derby)

  • Syndicated Loan of the Year – Singapore

UOB (Capitaland)

  • Debt Deal of the Year - Singapore

YUANTA Securities

  • Corporate & Investment Securities Firm of the Year - Taiwan

Ahli United Bank B.S.C.

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Bahrain

Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait (ABK)

  • Syndicated Loan of the Year - Kuwait

Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam JSC. (BIDV)

  • Corporate Client Initiative of the Year - Vietnam

Bank Negara Indonesia

  • Corporate Client Initiative of the Year - Indonesia

BAO VIET COMMERCIAL JOINT STOCK BANK

  • Corporate Bancassurance Initiative of the Year - Vietnam

Bank of Ayudhya PCL (Krungsri)

  • Corporate Client Initiative of the Year - Thailand

BankDhofar

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Oman
  • Equity Deal of the Year - Oman

BDO Capital & Investment Corporation

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Philippines

BPI Capital Corporation

  • Mergers and Acquisitions Deal of the Year - Philippines
  • Green Deal of the Year - Philippines
  • Equity Deal of the Year - Philippines

Commercial Bank of Ceylon PLC

  • Debt Deal of the Year - Sri Lanka

CTBC Bank

  • Debt Deal of the Year - Taiwan

DBS Bank

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Singapore
  • Equity Deal of the Year - Singapore

Doha Bank

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Qatar

Far Eastern International Bank

  • Syndicated Loan of the Year - Taiwan

Faysal Bank

  • Syndicated Loan of the Year- Pakistan

Habib Bank Limited

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Pakistan
  • Debt Deal of the Year- Pakistan

ICICI Bank Ltd.

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - India

Kenanga Investment Bank Berhad

  • Debt Deal of the Year - Malaysia

Maybank Investment Bank

  • Equity Deal of the Year - Malaysia

MCB Bank Limited

  • Equity Deal of the Year - Pakistan
  • Mergers and Acquisitions Deal of the Year - Pakistan

Meezan Bank Limited Islamic

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Pakistan

Mutual Trust Bank Ltd

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Bangladesh

National Development Bank PLC

  • Corporate Client Initiative of the Year - Sri Lanka
  • Syndicated Loan of the Year - Sri Lanka

NDB Investment Bank Limited

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year- Sri Lanka

Noor Bank PJSC

  • Corporate Client Initiative of the Year - United Arab Emirates

PNB Capital and Investment Corporation

  • Debt Deal of the Year - Philippines

PT Bank CIMB Niaga Tbk

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Indonesia
  • Syndicated Loan of the Year - Indonesia

RCBC Capital Corporation

  • Syndicated Loan of the Year- Philippines
  • Mergers and Acquisitions Deal of the Year - Philippines

RHB Investment Bank Berhad

  • Mergers and Acquisitions Deal of the Year - Malaysia

Riyad Bank

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Saudi Arabia

Taipei Fubon Commercial Bank Co., Ltd.

  • Green Deal of the Year - Taiwan

The City Bank Limited

  • Syndicated Loan of the Year - Bangladesh

The Siam Commercial Bank Public Company Limited

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Thailand
  • Debt Deal of the Year - Thailand
  • Equity Deal of the Year - Thailand

Trade and Development Bank of Mongolia

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year - Mongolia

UOB

  • Mergers and Acquisitions Deal of the Year - Singapore
  • Syndicated Loan of the Year - Singapore
  • Debt Deal of the Year - Singapore

Yuanta Securities Co., Ltd

  • Corporate & Investment Securities Firm of the Year - Taiwan

Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam JSC (BIDV) 

  • Corporate Client Initiative of the Year- Vietnam

Bank of Ayudhya PCL (Krungsri)

  • Corporate Client Initiative of the Year- Thailand

BDO Capital & Investment Corporation

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year- Philippines

  • Equity Deal of the Year- Philippines

  • Syndicated Loan of the Year- Philippines

BPI Capital Corporation

  • Debt Deal of the Year - Philippines

Cathay United Bank Co., Ltd

  • Syndicated Loan of the Year- Taiwan

China International Capital Corporation Limited

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year- China

CIMB Investment Bank

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year- Malaysia

  • Debt Deal of the Year- Malaysia

CTBC Bank

  • Debt Deal of the Year- Taiwan

DBS Bank

  • Syndicated Loan of the Year- Singapore

  • Equity Deal of the Year- Singapore

GIB Capital

  • Mergers and Acquisitions Deal of the Year- Saudi Arabia

Habib Bank Limited

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year- Pakistan

  • Mergers and Acquisitions Deal of the Year- Pakistan

  • Debt Deal of the Year- Pakistan

ICICI Bank Limited

  • Corporate Client Initiative of the Year- India

JOINT DEVELOPMENT BANK

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year- Laos

Joint stock commercial bank Agrobank

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year- Uzbekistan

​Maybank Investment Bank

  • Equity Deal of the Year- Malaysia

  • ​Mergers and Acquisitions Deal of the Year- Malaysia

Meezan Bank Limited

  • Syndicated Loan of the Year- Pakistan

National Australia Bank

  • Debt Deal of the Year- Australia

  • Equity Deal of the Year- Australia

National Development Bank PLC

  • Debt Deal of the Year- Sri Lanka

  • Syndicated Loan of the Year- Sri Lanka

  • Corporate Client Initiative of the Year- Sri Lanka

OJSC Bank Eskhata

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year- Tajikistan

SB Capital Investment Corporation

  • IPO Deal of the Year - Philippines

Siam Commercial Bank

  • Corporate & Investment Bank of the Year- Thailand

  • Debt Deal of the Year- Thailand

  • Equity Deal of the Year- Thailand

UOB

  • Mergers and Acquisitions Deal of the Year- Singapore

  • Debt Deal of the Year- Singapore

Contact Us

For more details, contact:

Julie Anne Nunez

(+65) 3158 1386 ext. 221

[email protected]

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2023 Winners

Testimonials

Check out what past winners have said upon receiving their award.

ABF Corporate and Investment Banking Awards 2023 Winner: Maybank Singapore

ABF Corporate and Investment Banking Awards 2023 Winner: Social Development Bank

Bank Alfalah

BDO Unibank

OCBC Wing Hang Bank

PT Bank CIMB Niaga Tbk

Unicapital, Inc

UOB

Vietinbank

YES BANK LTD

BDO Capital& Investment Corporation

CIMB Niaga

Kenanga Investment Bank

Taipei Fubon Commercial Bank Co., Ltd.

UOB

BDO Capital & Investment Corporation

Far Eastern International Bank

PT Bank CIMB Niaga Tbk

U Microfinance Bank Limited

The City Bank Limited

PNB Capital and Investment Corporation

Awards Highlights

VietinBank takes home Project Infrastructure Finance Deal of the Year Award - Vietnam

Dec 28, 2023
Categories:
Co-Written / Partner

The accolade is in recognition of VietinBank’s role in financing the $128m Nam Tien Phong industrial zone and port complex, a project anticipated to attract substantial foreign investment.


Being a favored investment destination...

SDB wins Corporate Client Initiative of the Year at ABF Corporate and Investment Banking Awards 2023

Aug 30, 2023

Its impactful initiative transforms the financial landscape, driving socio-economic growth.


Social Development Bank has long been enabling social development tools and enhancing the financial independence of entrepreneurs. The...

Maybank Singapore wins ABF Corporate and Investment Banking Awards for Global Banking and largest-ever SLL amongst Singapore REITs in 2022

Aug 21, 2023

The bank continues to develop innovative financing solutions to fund new projects and ventures in sustainability solutions.


Maybank Singapore took home two major titles at the ABF Corporate and Investment Banking Awards: the...

Exceptional banks and financial institutions recognised at Asian Banking & Finance Awards 2023

Jul 26, 2023

Industry players across the region gathered in Singapore to celebrate their wins at the Wholesale Banking Awards, Retail Banking Awards, and Corporate and Investment Banking Awards


The banking and finance industry today is...

Asian Banking & Finance Awards 2023 are now open for nominations

Jan 30, 2023
Categories:
Co-Written / Partner

Banks and financial institutions may now send their entries for the Wholesale Banking Awards, Retail Banking Awards, and Corporate and Investment Banking Awards.


Industry players in the banking and finance industry still need...

Tien Phong Securities wins big in ABF Corporate and Investment Banking Awards

Nov 11, 2022
Categories:
Co-Written / Partner

It was given the prestigious Corporate Client Initiative of the Year award.


Committed to continuing its mark amongst the business and investment industries in Vietnam, Tien Phong Securities Joint Stock Company (TPS) has a long...

BDO Unibank soars at the Asian Banking and Finance Awards 2022

Oct 31, 2022
Categories:
Co-Written / Partner

Its commitment to empowering clients and enhancing their wealth amidst uncertainties has become evident with its recent innovations.


BDO Unibank remained steadfast in its mission to empower clients to achieve their goals by...

The ABF Corporate & Investment Banking Awards honours key players in the banking industry across Asia Pacific

Aug 18, 2022
Categories:
Co-Written / Partner

A total of 45 winners were awarded for their outstanding performance.


As industries gradually begin to operate after years of lockdown, the banking and finance sector of the Asia Pacific region redeems its comeback in the field...

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I nominate?

You can send an entry via the online nomination form where you have to fill in details about your company and the product that you wish to enter. You also have to submit a 500 word write up summarizing your product details and why it should win an award.

How many winners per category?

Only one (1) winning company will be awarded per category.

Can I send two or more entries for our company?

Yes, you may send multiple entries for a maximum of 3 categories.

One online form is equivalent to one entry so if you are nominating multiple entries, please enter each separately.

What can I nominate?

You may nominate successful deals or innovative strategies that made a positive impact to your clients or the bank's business.

When preparing your submission, be sure to provide supporting data, financial metrics, and any other relevant information that demonstrates the excellence and success of your company or deal in the specified categories.

What is Asian Banking and Finance?

Asian Banking and Finance is the industry magazine serving Asia’s dynamic financial services industry. Each issue carries a balanced mix of articles which appeal to the C-level executives of large banking and financial services institutions in Asia.

Asian Banking and Finance is printed quarterly and is circulated to senior management in Asia’s financial services firms through direct mail delivery and by bulk copies to headquarters.
 

Will there be an awards dinner this year?

Yes, Asian Banking & Finance will organise an Awards Dinner that will be held in Singapore. Details will be communicated to the winners accordingly upon announcement of results.