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Recognising the best of the best in the banking and finance industry

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The ABF Wholesale Banking Awards

The ABF Wholesale Banking Awards honors banks who successfully handled significant deals or launched innovative initiatives to deliver exceptional services for their clients

Submission Opens:
Jan 03, 2021
Submission Closes:
Apr 09, 2021
Awards Presentation Day:
Jul 01, 2021

Watch our trailer for Asian Banking and Finance Awards 2020

TESTIMONIALS

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

Recognition for the team who worked extensively over a short period of time and we were able to deliver a great outcome ...

David Malligan Head of Technology, Core Banking, Technology and Operations, ANZ Bank

I am so glad we have been given this opportunity to receive this award and I think this is truly a recognition of OCBC's...

Tan AI CHIN Conglomerates & GLC Coverage and Head, Global Investment Banking & Corporate Development, OCBC

I must acknowledge and give credit to our customers and our own people. Indeed it's really a great honor to receive this...

Munindra Verma Senior President and Country Head, Transaction Banking Group, Yes Bank Ltd

Watch videos from past winners

ABF Corporate & Investment Banking Awards 2020 Winner: U Microfinance Bank Limited

ABF Retail Banking Awards 2020 Winner: PrimeCredit

ABF Retail Banking Awards 2020 Winner: Standard Chartered Bank (Taiwan) Limited

ABF Retail Banking Awards 2020 Winner: Baiduri Bank

ABF Retail Banking Awards 2020 Winner: CIMB Thai Bank Public Company Limited

ABF Retail Banking Awards 2020 Winner: BDO Private Bank

ABF Retail Banking Awards 2020 Winner: HSBC Bank Vietnam Ltd

Why should you enter

NETWORK

Winners will be invited to attend the prestigious awards dinner in Singapore. Winners can bring their clients, peers, and colleagues to the awards dinner and celebrate their well-deserved award with them.

AMPLIFY

Reach potential clients as you let your innovations be known and honored in Asia.

EXPOSURE

Have the opportunity to be featured in the definitive magazine for today's banking and finance leader, the Asian Banking & Finance. With its monthly circulation of 7,250 copies and 16,218 monthly active users in its website, you are sure to reach elite level decision makers of large banking and financial service institutions in Asia.

Meet the Judges

John Dovaston

John Dovaston

Asia Pacific Financial Services Leader 
PwC

Nam Soon Liew

Nam Soon Liew

Regional Managing Partner, ASEAN
EY

Kok-Yong Ho

Kok-Yong Ho

Leader, Financial Services Industry, Southeast Asia & Singapore
Deloitte

Anton Ruddenklau

Anton Ruddenklau

Partner, Head of Financial Services Advisory Global Co-Leader, Fintech
KPMG International

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Guidelines and Criteria

GUIDELINES

1. Nomination is open to all banks in Asia with wholesale banking projects and initiatives.

2. Each bank can nominate up to 3 categories only.

3. Each project is only allowed to be nominated for one nomination level, either International Bank OR Domestic Bank

  • International Bank - open to predominantly international/foreign banks operating in a market.

  • Domestic Bank category - open to predominantly domestic banks

4. Awards will be judged by esteemed industry experts committee based on nominations received.
5. Each nomination form is valid for 1 entry only. If you are nominating for several categories, please enter each entry separately.
6. Nomination is free of charge.

ELIGIBILITY

To be eligible for an award, the product, service, project or deal must be:

  • Launched (either in part or full) over the last 12 calendar months of 2020.

  • Launched prior to 2020 but had recent innovations to improve the product, service, project or deal.

CATEGORIES

  • Cash Management
  • Trade Finance
  • Project Finance
  • Technology & Operations
  • Foreign Exchange
  • COVID Management
  • Initiative Award (Liquidity Management, Open Banking, AI, Mobile App, DLT Platform, Green Finance, etc.)

CRITERIA FOR JUDGING

  1. Uniqueness & Innovation - Has the project introduced new or cutting-edge innovation?
  2. Effectiveness & Impact - Did the project, product, service or deal achieve its objectives and targets? What measures have been used to assess its success? What was the impact to your bank, clients and the industry?
  3. Dynamism - Is the project, product, service or deal flexible to changes and progressive opportunities?

HOW TO ENTER?

1. Go to the online nomination form.

  • Read the award entry guidelines and eligibility for your reference.
  • Fill out the company information and entrant details fields.
  • Choose the category you'd like to enter.
  • Provide project information: Project title, 500-word summary of the entry, and client testimonial/s (if any).

2. You will then receive an email confirmation from the ABF Awards organisers after your nomination has been received.
3. To substantiate your entry, send supporting documents or photos to julie@charltonmediamail.com.

  • Supporting documents and photos must be in PDF, PowerPoint and/or JPG format
  • For supporting videos, Youtube.com or Vimeo.com links must be provided.

KEY DATES

Deadline for submission: 2 April 2021, Friday
Awards presentation: July 2021

Past Winners

Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank

  • UAE Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

Allied Bank Limited

  • Pakistan Domestic Initiative of the Year for Green Banking

Bahrain Islamic Bank

  • Bahrain Domestic Initiative of the Year for Open Banking

Bangkok Bank

  • Thailand Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

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

  • Vietnam Domestic Foreign Exchange Bank of the Year

Bank of Ayudhya PCL.

  • Thailand Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year
  • Thailand Domestic Initiative of the Year for Supply Chain on Blockchain

Bank of China (Hong Kong)

  • Hong Kong Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year
  • Hong Kong Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

Bank of the Philippine Islands

  • Philippines Domestic Foreign Exchange Bank of the Year

Bank SinoPac

  • Taiwan Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

BANK UOB INDONESIA

  • Indonesia International Cash Management Bank of the Year

Banque Misr

  • Egypt Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year
  • Egypt Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

BDO Unibank

  • Philippines Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

Cathay United Bank

  • Taiwan Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

CB Bank

  • Myanmar Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year
  • Myanmar Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

CIMB Bank Berhad, Singapore Branch

  • Singapore International Initiative of the Year for Supply Chain Financing

CTBC Bank

  • Taiwan Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

DBS Bank (Indonesia)

  • Indonesia International Foreign Exchange Bank of the Year

DBS Bank (Taiwan)

  • Taiwan International Cash Management Bank of the Year
  • Taiwan International Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

DBS Bank Ltd

  • Singapore Domestic Project Finance Bank of the Year
  • Singapore Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

Habib Bank Limited

  • Pakistan Domestic Project Finance Bank of the Year
  • Pakistan Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

Hang Seng Bank Limited

  • API Project of the Year

JSC Bank CenterCredit

  • Kazakhstan Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

KASIKORNBANK

  • Thailand Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

KBZ Bank

  • Myanmar Domestic Initiative of the Year for Mobile Payments

Lao Viet Joint Venture Bank

  • Laos Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

Maybank Investment Bank Berhad

  • Malaysia Domestic Initiative of the Year for Green Islamic Financing
  • Malaysia Domestic Project Finance Bank of the Year

Mutual Trust Bank Ltd

  • Bangladesh Domestic Project Finance Bank of the Year

National Development Bank PLC

  • Sri Lanka Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year
  • Sri Lanka Domestic Initiative of the Year for Mobile Banking
  • Sri Lanka Domestic Project Finance Bank of the Year

OCBC Al-Amin Bank Berhad

  • Malaysia International Initiative of the Year for Green Financing
  • Malaysia International Project Finance Bank of the Year

OCBC NISP

  • Indonesia Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

PT Bank Mandiri (Persero) Tbk.

  • Indonesia Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

RHB Banking Group

  • Malaysia Domestic Foreign Exchange Bank of the Year

Rizal Commercial Banking Corporation

  • Philippines Domestic Initiative of the Year for Sustainable Financing

Saigon-Hanoi Commercial Joint Stock Bank

  • Vietnam Domestic Initiative of the Year for Corporate Credit Support
  • Vietnam Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

Taishin Bank

  • Taiwan Domestic Initiative of the Year for M&A Portal

Turk Ekonomi Bankasi A.S.

  • Turkey Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

United Overseas Bank (China) Limited

  • China International Trade Finance Bank of the Year

UOB

  • Brunei International Project Finance Bank of the Year

UOB (Thai) PCL

  • Thailand International Trade Finance Bank of the Year

UOB Malaysia

  • Malaysia International Trade Finance Bank of the Year

YES BANK

  • India Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year
  • India Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year
  • India Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank

  • UAE Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

ANZ Banking Group Limited

  • Korea International Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

Bangkok Bank

  • Thailand Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

Bank Mandiri

  • Indonesia Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year
  • Indonesia Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

Bank of Ayudhya PCL (Krungsri)

  • Thailand Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited

  • Hong Kong Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year
  • Hong Kong Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year
  • Hong Kong Domestic Foreign Exchange Bank of the Year

Bank of the Philippine Islands

  • Philippines Domestic Foreign Exchange Bank of the Year
  • Philippines Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

Bank Sinopac

  • Taiwan Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

BDO Unibank

  • Philippines Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

BIDV

  • Vietnam Domestic Foreign Exchange Bank of the Year

BPI Capital Corporation

  • Philippines Domestic Project Finance Bank of the Year

Cathay United Bank

  • Taiwan Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

CB Bank

  • Myanmar Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

Commercial Bank of Ceylon PLC

  • Sri Lanka Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year
  • Sri Lanka Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

Commonwealth Bank of Australia

  • Hong Kong International Trade Finance Bank of the Year

CTBC Bank

  • Taiwan Domestic Foreign Exchange Bank of the Year

DBS Bank

  • Singapore Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

DBS Bank (China)

  • China International Trade Finance Bank of the Year

DBS Bank (Hong Kong)

  • Hong Kong International Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

DBS Bank (Indonesia)

  • Indonesia International Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

DBS Bank (Taiwan)

  • Taiwan International Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

Doha Bank

  • Qatar Domestic Cash Management Bank fo the Year 

Habib Bank Limited

  • Pakistan Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year
  • Pakistan Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year
  • Pakistan Domestic Project Finance Bank of the Year

Hang Seng Bank Limited

  • Hong Kong Liquidity Management Bank of the Year
  • Hong Kong Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

IndusInd Bank Ltd

  • India Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

International Bank of Yemen

  • Yemen Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

KASIKORNBANK PCL.

  • Thailand Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

KBZ Bank

  • Myanmar Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

Lao Viet Joint Venture Bank

  • Laos Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

Mutual Trust Bank Ltd Bangladesh

  • Domestic Project Finance Bank of the Year

National Development Bank PLC.

  • Sri Lanka Domestic Project Finance Bank of the Year
  • Sri Lanka Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

PT Bank OCBC NISP Tbk

  • Indonesia Domestic Foreign Exchange Bank of the Year

RHB Banking Group

  • Malaysia Domestic Foreign Exchange Bank of the Year
  • Malaysia Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year
  • Malaysia Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

Saigon-Hanoi Commercial Joint Stock Bank Vietnam

  • Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year
  • Domestic Project Finance Bank of the Year

Standard Chartered Bank (Singapore) Limited

  • Singapore International Cash Management Bank of the Year

Standard Chartered Bank Bangladesh 

  • Bangladesh International Cash Management Bank of the Year
  • Bangladesh International Trade Finance Bank of the Year

Standard Chartered Bank Nepal Limited Nepal

  • Nepal International Cash Management Bank of the Year

Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation

  • Singapore International Project Finance Bank of the Year

Taishin Bank

  • Taiwan Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

The First MicroFinanceBank - Tajikistan

  • Tajikistan International Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

Trade and Development Bank of Mongolia

  • Mongolia Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

Turk Ekonomi Bankasi A.S.

  • Turkey Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

Union National Bank

  • UAE Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

United Overseas Bank (Malaysia) Bhd

  • Malaysia International Cash Management Bank of the Year
  • Malaysia International Trade Finance Bank of the Year

UOB

  • Brunei International Project Finance Bank of the Year

Vietnam Public Joint Stock Commercial Bank (PVcombank)

  • Vietnam Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

Westpac Institutional Bank

  • Australia Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

YES BANK

  • India Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year
  • India Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year
  • India Domestic Project Finance Bank of the Year

Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank

  • UAE Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

Ardshinbank CJSC 

  • Armenia Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year
  • Armenia Domestic Project Finance Bank of the Year  

AtaBank OJSC

  • Azerbaijan Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year 

Babylon Bank

  • Iraq Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

Bangkok Bank

  • Thailand Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

Bank of Ayudhya Public Company Limited (Krungsri)

  • Thailand Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

Bank of China (Hong Kong) LImited

  • Hong Kong Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

Bank Saderat Tashkent 

  • Uzbekistan Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year 

Bank Sinopac

  • Taiwan Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

BDO Unibank

  • Philippines Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year
  • Philippines Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

Bhutan National Bank Limited

  • Bhutan Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year 

BPI Capital Corporation 

  • Philippines Domestic Project Finance Bank of the Year

CATHAY UNITED BANK

  • Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year - Taiwan
  • Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year - Taiwan

CB BANK (Co-operative Bank Ltd.)

  • Myanmar Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

Commercial Bank of Ceylon PLC

  • Sri Lanka Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year
  • Sri Lanka Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year
  • Sri Lanka Domestic Foreign Exchange Bank of the Year

CTBC Bank

  • Taiwan Domestic Foreign Exchange Bank of the Year 

DBS Bank

  • Singapore Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

Doha Bank

  • Qatar Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

Emirates NBD

  • UAE Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

Hang Seng Bank Limited

  • Hong Kong Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year
  • Hong Kong Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

ICICI Bank Limited

  • India Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Investment and Development of Viet Nam

  • Vietnam Domestic Foreign Exchange Bank of the Year

Joint-stock commercial bank "Agrobank"

  • Uzbekistan Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year 

KASIKORNBAN PCL.

  • Thailand Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

KBZ BANK

  • Myanmar Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

LAO VIET JOINT VENTURE BANK

  • Laos Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

Maybank

  • Malaysia Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

Maybank Investment Bank

  • Malaysia Domestic Project Finance Bank of the Year

National Development Bank PLC

  • Sri Lanka Domestic Project Finance Bank of the Year

OJSC Bank Eskhata

  • Tajikistan Domestic Trade Finance Bank Of The Year

PT Bank OCBC NISP Tbk.

  • Indonesia Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year
  • Indonesia Domestic Foreign Exchange Bank of the Year

PT Bank Mandiri (Persero) Tbk

  • Indonesia Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year
  • Indonesia Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

RHB Bank Berhad 

  • Malaysia Domestic Foreign Exchange Bank of the Year 
  • Malaysia Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year 
  • Malaysia Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

Saigon-Hanoi Commercial Joint Stock Bank

  • Vietnam Domestic Project Finance Bank of the Year 

Security Bank Corporation, Philippines

  • Philippines Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

Standard Chartered Bank India

  • India International Trade Finance Bank of the Year
  • India International Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

Techcombank

  • Vietnam Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year
  • Vietnam Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year 

TURK EKONOMİ BANKASI (TEB)

  • Turkey Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year 

UNITED OVERSEAS BANK (MALAYSIA) BERHAD 

  • Malaysia International Cash Management Bank of the Year

Westpac Institutional Bank

  • Australia Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

YES BANK

  • India Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year
  • India Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank

  • UAE Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

ANZ Bank Thailand

  • International Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

ANZ Banking Group

  • Vietnam International Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

Bakhtar Bank

  • Afghanistan Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

Bangkok Bank

  • Thailand Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam JSC

  • Vietnam Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

Bank Mandiri Indonesia

  • Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

PT. Bank Mandiri (Persero) Tbk

  • Indonesia Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

Bank OCBC NISP

  • Indonesia Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year
  • Indonesia Domestic Foreign Exchange Bank of the Year

Bank of Ayudhya PCL. (Krungsri)

  • Thailand Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited

  • Hong Kong Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year
  • Hong Kong Domestic Foreign Exchange Bank of the Year

Bank SinoPac

  • Taiwan Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

BDO Unibank

  • Philippines Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

Cathay United Bank

  • Taiwan Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year
  • Taiwan Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

CB Bank

  • Myanmar Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

CTBC Bank

  • Taiwan Domestic Foreign Exchange Bank of the Year

DBS Bank (China)

  • China International Cash Management Bank of the Year
  • China International Trade Finance Bank of the Year

DBS Bank

  • Singapore Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year
  • Singapore Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

Doha Bank

  • Qatar Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year
  • Qatar Domestic Project Finance Bank of the Year

Emirates NBD PJSC

  • UAE Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

Hang Seng Bank Limited

  • Hong Kong Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

HSBC

  • Hong Kong International Cash Management Bank of the Year

ICICI Bank Limited

  • India Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

KBZ Bank

  • Myanmar Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year
  • Myanmar Domestic Foreign Exchange Bank of the Year

KASIKORNBANK PCL

  • Thailand Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

Lao Viet Joint Venture Bank

  • Laos Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

Maritime Bank

  • Vietnam Domestic Foreign Exchange Bank of the Year

Maybank

  • Malaysia Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

Maybank Investment Bank Berhad

  • Malaysia Domestic Project Finance Bank of the Year

National Bank of Pakistan

  • Pakistan Domestic Project Finance Bank of the Year

National Development Bank PLC

  • Sri Lanka Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year
  • Sri Lanka Domestic Project Finance Bank of the Year

OJSC Optima Bank

  • Kyrgyzstan Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

RHB Banking Group

  • Malaysia Domestic Foreign Exchange Bank of the Year

Saigon-Hanoi Commercial Joint Stock Bank

  • Vietnam Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

TEB (Türk Ekonomi Bankası)

  • Turkey Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

Vietnam Prosperity Bank

  • Vietnam Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

Westpac Institutional Bank

  • Australia Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

Yes Bank Ltd

  • India Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank

  • UAE Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

ANZ Bank Singapore

  • Singapore International Technology and Operations Bank of the Year

ANZ Banking Group

  • Australia Domestic Technology and Operations Bank of the Year

Bangkok Bank

  • Thailand Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam JSC

  • Vietnam Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

Bank of Ayudhya (Krungsri)

  • Thailand Domestic Technology and Operations Bank of the Year

Bank of China (Hong Kong)

  • Hong Kong Domestic Foreign Exchange Bank of the Year

  • Hong Kong Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

BankDhofar

  • Oman Domestic Technology and Operations Bank of the Year

BDO Unibank, Inc.

  • Philippines Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

BURGAN BANK

  • Kuwait Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

Cathay United Bank Taiwan

  • Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

  • Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

CB BANK

  • Myanmar Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

  • Myanmar Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

CIMB

  • Malaysia Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

CIMB Niaga

  • Indonesia Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

CTBC Bank

  • Taiwan Domestic Foreign Exchange Bank of the Year

DBS Bank

  • China International Cash Management Bank of the Year

  • China International Trade Finance Bank of the Year

  • Singapore Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

Doha Bank

  • Qatar Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

Emirates Islamic

  • UAE Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

Hang Seng Bank Limited

  • Hong Kong Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

Indusind Bank Ltd

  • India Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

Krungthai Bank

Thailand Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

  • Lao Viet Joint Venture Bank

  • Laos Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

Malayan Banking Berhad (Maybank)

  • Malaysia Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

Maritime Bank

  • Vietnam Domestic Foreign Exchange Bank of the Year

Mashreq

  • UAE Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

Maybank Investment Bank Berhad

  • Malaysia Domestic Project Finance Bank of the Year

National Development Bank PLC

  • Sri Lanka Domestic Project Finance Bank of the Year

OCBC Malaysia

  • Malaysia International Project Finance Bank of the Year

OJSC Optima Bank

  • Kyrgyztan Domestic Technology and Operations Bank of the Year

PT Bank Mandiri (Persero) Tbk

  • Indonesia Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

PT Bank OCBC NISP Tbk

  • Indonesia Domestic Technology and Operations Bank of the Year

  • Indonesia Domestic Foreign Exchange Bank of the Year

RHB Banking Group

  • Malaysia Domestic Foreign Exchange Bank of the Year

Saigon-Hanoi Commercial Joint Stock Bank

  • Vietnam Domestic Project Finance Bank of the Year

SB Capital Investment Corporation

  • Philippines Domestic Project Finance Bank of the Year

Standard Chartered Bank

  • Bahrain Bahrain Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

Taishin Bank

  • Taiwan Domestic Technology & Operations Bank of the Year

Techcombank

  • Vietnam Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

  • Vietnam Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

Türk Ekonomi̇ Bankasi A.S. ( BNPP Joint Venture)

  • Turkey Domestic Cash Managment Bank of the Year

United Amara Bank Limited

  • Myanmar Domestic Technology and Operations Bank of the Year

Westpac Banking Corporation

  • Australia Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year

  • Australia Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

YES Bank

  • India Domestic Trade Finance Bank of the Year

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Contact Us

For more details, contact:

Julie Anne Nunez

(+65) 3158 1386 ext. 221

awards@charltonmediamail.com

Meet the Judges

*subject to change

John Dovaston

John Dovaston

Asia Pacific Financial Services Leader 
PwC

Nam Soon Liew

Nam Soon Liew

Regional Managing Partner, ASEAN
EY

Kok-Yong Ho

Kok-Yong Ho

Leader, Financial Services Industry, Southeast Asia & Singapore
Deloitte

Anton Ruddenklau

Anton Ruddenklau

Partner, Head of Financial Services Advisory Global Co-Leader, Fintech
KPMG International

Event Photos

2019

TESTIMONIALS

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

ABF Corporate & Investment Banking Awards 2020 Winner: U Microfinance Bank Limited

ABF Retail Banking Awards 2020 Winner: PrimeCredit

ABF Retail Banking Awards 2020 Winner: Standard Chartered Bank (Taiwan) Limited

ABF Retail Banking Awards 2020 Winner: Baiduri Bank

ABF Retail Banking Awards 2020 Winner: CIMB Thai Bank Public Company Limited

ABF Retail Banking Awards 2020 Winner: BDO Private Bank

ABF Retail Banking Awards 2020 Winner: HSBC Bank Vietnam Ltd

Corporate and Investment Banking Awards 2019 Winner: The City Bank Limited

Retail Banking Awards 2019 Winner: Standard Chartered Bank (Hong Kong) Limited

News

Asian Banking & Finance Awards holds first ever digital awards presentation

By
Janine Ballesteros
Aug 07, 2020
Categories:
Co-Written / Partner

More than 120 banks were awarded in this year’s programme.

Over a hundred exceptional banks from 30 countries were recognised at the 2020 Wholesale Banking Awards, Retail Banking Awards, and Corporate & Investment Banking Awards...

Asian Banking & Finance Awards recognises record number of outstanding companies

By
Alyssa Divina
Jul 19, 2019
Categories:
Retail Banking

More than 270 senior banking executives graced the event.

Over a hundred exceptional banks from 37 countries were recognised at the 2019 Wholesale Banking Awards, Retail Banking Awards and Corporate & Investment Banking Awards held...

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 two 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 wholesale banking initiatives and solutions that helped your bank remain steadfast amidst current uncertainties.

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?

We do understand the current situation with COVID-19. Rest assured that our priority remains that of our guest and their safety. So our team will be doing an online awards presentation and video interview through video-conferencing.