30.11.2017 - The Banker names RBI "Bank of the Year in Central and Eastern Europe"

  • Financial Times magazine honors RBI for the tenth time with this marquee award.
  • Subsidiaries in Belarus and Bulgaria were also honored as "Bank of the Year".

For the tenth time RBI has been named "Bank of the Year in Central and Eastern Europe" by "The Banker". In addition, RBI’s subsidiary banks in Belarus and Bulgaria received the accolade "Bank of the Year" for their respective countries. The renowned magazine of the Financial Times presented RBI CFO Martin Grüll the awards at a gala ceremony in London on 29 November.

"In addition to Austria, Central and Eastern Europe is the home market for RBI. This award recognizes RBI's business success, good strategic orientation and strong market position", said RBI CEO Johann Strobl. "These markets develop well, many customers have growth plans. RBI supports them through financing and a broad portfolio of first-class products and advisory services. The bank works on numerous digitization projects because this provides the opportunity to become even more efficient and more customer-friendly."

The photograph shows the Award Gala’s presenter Michael Buerk, RBI’s CFO Martin Grüll, and Stefanie Linhardt, The Banker's CEE editor. (Photograph: Financial Times Live)


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Ingrid Krenn-Ditz

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