Citibank NA Bangladesh has recently been recognised for digital leadership by Global Finance for the 12th consecutive year.
The recognition comes at the publication’s Annual World’s Best Digital Bank Awards, the bank said in a statement yesterday. In the publication’s 2019 World’s Best Corporate/Institutional Digital Bank Awards in Asia Pacific, Citi got the winning title across 17 markets covered by the awards programme.
Citi was named best corporate/institutional digital bank in Australia, Bangladesh, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, New Zealand, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam.
The bank also won six regional sub-category awards, namely best online cash management, best trade finance services, best online treasury services, best in mobile banking, best mobile banking app, and best open banking APIs.
Citi’s Treasury and Trade Solutions launched CitiDirect BE® on mobile and table devices in Asia Pacific over the past year.
CitiDirect BE® is an award-winning institutional online banking platform. The business also introduced biometric authentication for institutional clients, enabling facial recognition and fingerprint authentication for convenient access to CitiDirect BE®.
“As the leading digital bank in Bangladesh, Citi is committed to bringing its range of global innovative solutions to customers,” said N Rajashekaran, Citi country officer for Citibank NA Bangladesh.
“We continue to scale by plugging into relevant digital ecosystems where our customers are active to offer increasingly innovative and personalised products and services.”