In the USA-based Global Finance magazine at the 26th Annual Best Regional Bank Award Ceremony, The Commercial Bank of Ceylon award for ‘Sri Lanka’s Best Bank in 2019’ held at the National Press Club in Washington, DC on the side-lines of the annual meetings of the IMF and World Bank. The Bank’s Chairman Mr Dharma Dheerasinghe and Managing Director and CEO Mr S. Renganathan received the award on behalf of the Bank.
global Finance’s World’s Best Global Banks 2019 Awards. Winners were selected based on performance over the past year and other criteria, including their reputation and management excellence as well as leadership in digital transformation. their customers’ needs in difficult markets and accomplished better results while laying the foundations for future success. Judgments were based on performance over the period from January 1, 2018, to December 31, 2018.
Commercial Bank has won for the 19th time, from Global Finance.The winners that received awards represented markets across Africa, Asia-Pacific, Central & Eastern Europe, Latin America, the Middle East, North America and Western Europe.
best bank for sustainable finance, best global transaction bank and best bank for small and medium-size enterprises are three new awards introduced this year.