The Banker named RBI Bank of the Year in Central and Eastern Europe


The Banker

The Banker, a professional magazine published by the Financial Times, named Raiffeisen Bank International AG (RBI) ‘Central and Eastern European Bank of the Year 2016’. Thus, this renowned magazine has awarded its regional award for Central and Eastern Europe to RBI nine times in a row. In addition, five RBI subsidiary regional banks were named ‘Bank of the Year’ in their respective countries.

"I am pleased with the The Banker's awards as they recognize RBI`s good strategic direction, market position and business performance, as well as a wide range of products and services for retail and corporate clients in 14 Central and Eastern European countries," said RBI CEO Karl Sevelda. ‘With these awards, the expert jury of this magazine also expresses its appreciation for the deep expertise, great dedication and top achievements of our employees. That is why I express my deep gratitude to my colleagues throughout the RBI Group. '

RBI network banks in Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Romania and Slovakia have also been selected as ‘Banks of the Year 2016’ in their countries. The awards were presented at a ceremony on December 7 in London.