Accra, Aug. 29, GNA – Stanbic Bank has won
five awards at the 15th Ghana Banking Awards ceremony held in Accra.
The Bank’s Slydepay Application was also
adjudged the Product Innovation of the Year 2015.
The Bank was adjudged the second runner-up for
four other categories. These include: Most Cashless Bank, Best Bank for Long
Term Loan Finance, Trade Deal of the Year, and Best Bank for Savings and
Mr Mawuko Afadzinu, Head of Marketing and
Communications, Stanbic Bank said these awards were in recognition of Stanbic’s
commitment to deliver excellent banking experience.
“These awards go a long way to entrench
Stanbic’s position as a great force to reckon with in the Ghanaian Banking
industry,” he said.
He said, the Product Innovation of the Year
Award and Cashless Bank Awards also prove Stanbic’s commitment to drive the
cashless revolution by coming up with innovative products that make payment and
collection easy for customers and non-customers alike.
“The bulk of Stanbic Bank’s Personal and
Business Banking strategy is about using digital capabilities to deliver an
even better customer experience,” Mr Afadzinu added.
He said it entailed putting customers in
control, providing more convenience, and extracting key customer insights from
our rich data so that the bank becomes more proactive, relevant and easy to
Some of the Bank’s digital platforms include
the Stanbic Ghana Banking App, BOL and Enterprise Online.
Mr Afadzinu said the Slydepay App, takes the
cashless revolution further by providing carefully thought off solutions for
both web based and mobile environments.
The Ghana Banking Awards, organised by
Corporate Initiative, is a vehicle to showcase and applaud best performing
banks in various categories of the Ghanaian financial services market.
The assessments are made through a nationwide
survey of consumers of banking products and services.