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Gulf International Bank Sweeps Global Finance Awards with Six Wins

Gulf International Bank (GIB) today announced that it has been named a winner in six categories by the New York based Global Finance magazine’s “2020 World’s Best Corporate/Institutional Digital Banks Awards Middle East”.  GIB won four out of seven awards for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), the Middle East’s largest market, and two in Bahrain. The awards were:


  • Best Corporate/Institutional Digital Bank, KSA


  • Best Online Cash Management Services, KSA


  • Best Trade Finance Services, KSA


  • Best Open Banking APIs, KSA


  • Best Trade Finance Services, Bahrain


  • Best Open Banking APIs, Bahrain


Group CEO of GIB, Abdulaziz Al-Helaissi, said, “We’re delighted with the continued recognition of GIB’s leadership in digital and transaction banking. These awards underscore the important role that GIB has and continues to play in leading the development and adoption of digital banking products and services in both corporate and retail banking.”

Gulf International Bank B.S.C. Licensed by the Central Bank of Bahrain as a local Conventional Wholesale Bank and as a Conventional Retail Bank (branch) C.R. 4660