ABF Retail Banking Awards 2016

Wed, 20 July 2016


The Asian Banking and Finance Retail Banking Awards is now on its 11th year of acknowledging Asian banks' noteworthy achievements in delivering outstanding products and services to their clients.
With digital disruptors rapidly expanding their footprint across the Asian markets, retail banks are feeling the pressure to remain relevant and relatable to customers. On top of this, banks also face various operational challenges that push them to think out of the box in order to stay ahead of the game.
If your bank launched a product or service that is worthy to be recognized, nominate now and be among the esteemed banks in Asia to be awarded at this year's Retail Banking Awards.
The Retail Banking Awards brought together nearly 200 senior bankers last year at the awarding ceremonies where more than 60 Asian banks from 28 countries were hailed as winners.


  • Domestic Retail Bank of the Year, which is open to predominantly domestic banks
  • International Retail Bank of the Year, which is open to predominantly international/foreign banks operating in a market.
  • Rural/Cooperative Bank of the Year
  • Finance Company of the Year, which is open to non bank financial institutions
  • Branch Innovation of the Year
  • Advertising Campaign of the Year
  • Website of the Year
  • Online Securities Platform of the Year
  • Credit Card Initiative of the Year
  • Corporate Social Responsibility Program of the Year
  • Core Banking System Initiative of the Year
  • Online Banking Initiative of the Year
  • Mobile Banking Initiative of the Year
  • SME Bank of the Year 
  • Employer Award of the Year
  • Digital Banking Initiative of the Year
  • Social Media Initiative of the Year
  • New Consumer Lending Product of the Year
  • Debit Card Initiative of the Year
  • Graduate Employment Programme of the Year
  • Automobile Lending Initiative of the Year
  • Mortgage and Home Loan Product of the Year
Deadline for submission: 20 May 2016, Friday
Awards dinner: 20 July 2016 at the Shangri-La Hotel, Singapore
For 2015 list of winners, click here.
For 2015 awards dinner gallery, click here.
"It's great to gain recognition of what our bank had done well and the awarding ceremony run very efficiently."  Sudargo (Dan) Harsono, Head of Retail and Consumer Banking, Bank of Ayudhya (Krungsri) 
"After working so hard, it is nice to be recognised at the Asian Banking & Finance Awards. It was a boost to wanting to continue to be better. Being acknowledged together with high quality peers and competitors also enhanced the quality of the Awards. Also, the Awards dinner was an event that was very well and very tastefully organized." George Koshy, Director, Wholesale & Retail Division, United Amara Bank Limited

For more details, contact:
Julie Anne Nuñez
+65 3158 1386 ext. 221
[email protected]