/ Recognition and Awards

The Bank has over the years been a recipient of several awards for superior financial performance, superior customer service delivery, excellent share performance, management efficiency etc. Some of these are:

2018

The Digital Wallet of the Year
The Asian Banker Excellence in Retail Financial Services Awards
The Best Mobile Payments Service
The Asian Banker Excellence in Retail Financial Services Awards
Banking Group - Lagos, Nigeria
Lawyer International – Legal 100 – 2018 – Awards
Segun Agbaje - Guaranty Trust Bank - Managing Director of the Year Nigeria
Corporate USA Today – Law Awards – 2018
Best Customer Experience
The CBN & NIBSS Electronic Payment Incentive Scheme (EPIS) Efficiency Awards
Cash usage on POS
The CBN & NIBSS Electronic Payment Incentive Scheme (EPIS) Efficiency Awards
USSD Channel Champion
The CBN & NIBSS Electronic Payment Incentive Scheme (EPIS) Efficiency Awards
e-reference Operations
The CBN & NIBSS Electronic Payment Incentive Scheme (EPIS) Efficiency Awards
POS transactions acquiring efficiency
The CBN & NIBSS Electronic Payment Incentive Scheme (EPIS) Efficiency Awards
Real Time payments
The CBN & NIBSS Electronic Payment Incentive Scheme (EPIS) Efficiency Awards

2017

African Bank of the Year
African Banker Award
Best Bank in Nigeria
Euromoney Awards for Excellence
Best Bank for SMEs on Africa
Euromoney Awards for Excellence
Best Private Banking Services
Euromoney Private Banking and Wealth Management Award
Best Commercial Banking Capabilities
Euromoney Private Banking and Wealth management Award
Best Net-Worth Specific Services in Nigeria
Euromoney Private Banking and Wealth management Award
AI 100 CEOs of the Year – Segun Agbaje
African Investor Awards
Best Performing AI 100 Company
African Investor Awards
Best Digital Bank
International Finance Awards
CEO of the Year – Segun Agbaje
Finance Monthly CEO Awards
Best Corporate Governance – Financial Services – Africa
Ethical Boardroom Corporate Governance Award
Best Deposit Service
Asian Banker Excellence In Retail Financial Services Awards
Best Retail Payment in Nigeria
Asian Banker Excellence In Retail Financial Services Awards
Bank of the Year in Nigeria
The Banker Awards
Banker of the Year - Segun Agbaje
World Finance
Best Banking Group Nigeria
World Finance
Best Retail Bank
World Finance
Best Bank in Nigeria
EmeaFinance
Best Bank for CSR in Africa
EmeaFinance
CEO of the Year - Segun Agbaje
EmeaFinance
Company of the Year - West Africa
All Africa Business Leaders Award - CNBN Africa
Point of Sale Card Transaction Efficiency
The CBN & NIBSS Electronic Payment Incentive Scheme (EPIS) Efficiency Awards
Electronic Data Rendition
The CBN & NIBSS Electronic Payment Incentive Scheme (EPIS) Efficiency Awards
Cashless Driver Card Usage on Point of Sale Terminal
The CBN & NIBSS Electronic Payment Incentive Scheme (EPIS) Efficiency Awards
Best Customer Experience Award (Electronic Platform Experience)
The CBN & NIBSS Electronic Payment Incentive Scheme (EPIS) Efficiency Awards
Cashless Driver Real Time Payments
The CBN & NIBSS Electronic Payment Incentive Scheme (EPIS) Efficiency Awards
Instant Payments Transaction Efficiency
The CBN & NIBSS Electronic Payment Incentive Scheme (EPIS) Efficiency Awards

2016

African Banker of the Year - Segun Agbaje
African Banker Magazine Award
Most Innovative African Bank
African Banker Magazine Award
Africa's Best Digital Bank
Euromoney Awards for Excellence
Nigeria's Best Bank
Euromoney Awards for Excellence
Best CSR Bank in Nigeria
Global Banking and Finance Review Award
Most Innovative Mobile App in Nigeria
Global Banking and Finance Review Award
AI SRI 30 CEO of the Year – Segun Agbaje
African Investor Awards
Most Innovative Company Nigeria
African Investor Awards
Best Banking Group
World Finance Award
CEO of the Year – Segun Agbaje
Finance Monthly CEO Awards
Most Improved Retail Bank in Nigeria
Asian Banker Excellence in Retail Financial Services Awards
Product of the Year in Africa
Asian Banker Excellence in Retail Financial Services Awards
Best Corporate Governance – Financial Services – Africa
Ethical Boardroom Corporate Governance Award
Cash Driver: Point of Sale Issued Cards
The CBN & NIBSS Electronic Payment Incentive Scheme (EPIS) Efficiency Awards
Best Customer Experience Award
The CBN & NIBSS Electronic Payment Incentive Scheme (EPIS) Efficiency Awards
Cash Driver: Instant Payments
The CBN & NIBSS Electronic Payment Incentive Scheme (EPIS) Efficiency Awards
Instant Payments Transaction Efficiency
The CBN & NIBSS Electronic Payment Incentive Scheme (EPIS) Efficiency Awards
e-Reference Operation
The CBN & NIBSS Electronic Payment Incentive Scheme (EPIS) Efficiency Awards
Automated Direct Debit Mandate Management
The CBN & NIBSS Electronic Payment Incentive Scheme (EPIS) Efficiency Awards
Mobile Money Operator of the Year
Nigeria Communications Week Beacon of ICT Award
Best Entertainment Content Provider – NdaniTv
YouTube Africa Creator Awards

2015

Good Corporate Governance Award
African Business Award
Most Innovative Company in Nigeria
African Investor Awards
Bank of the Year Award
African Investor Awards
Best Bank in Nigeria
Euromoney Awards for Excellence
CEO of the Year – Segun Agbaje
Finance Monthly CEO Awards
Banker of the Year - Segun Agbaje
World Finance Award
Best Banking Group Nigeria
World Finance Award
Best Corporate Governance - Financial Services
Ethical Boardroom Corporate Governance Award
Most Innovative Bank
EMEA Finance African Banking Award
Bank of the Year in Nigeria
The Banker Awards

2014

Best Bank in Africa
Euromoney Awards for Excellence
Best Bank in Nigeria
The Banker Awards
Best Commercial Bank of Nigeria
International Finance Magazine Awards
Best Corporate Bank in Nigeria
International Finance Magazine Awards
Banker of the Year - Segun Agbaje
World Finance (UK)
Best Banking Group Nigeria
World Finance (UK)
Product Leadership Award
Frost and Sullivan Awards
Bank of the Year Award
BusinessDay Award
Best Website
Phillips Counsulting - Webjurist Awards
Best Bank in Mobile Banking Award
Logica (Nigeria) Telecoms Awards
Best Company in Wealth and Income Generation
Social Enterprise Reports and Awards (SERA)
EFInA Award for Financial Inclusion
EFInA Award for Financial Inclusion
African Bank of the Year
African Banker Award
Best Bank in Nigeria
Euromoney Awards for Excellence

2013

Best Banking Group
World Business Leader Magazine
Award For the Environment
Social Enterprise Reports and Awards (SERA)
Best Child Focused CSR
Social Enterprise Reports and Awards (SERA)
Most Customer Focused Bank (Sierra Leone) 
KPMG Banking Industry Customer Satisfaction Surveys
Most Customer Focused Bank (Ghana)
KPMG Banking Industry Customer Satisfaction Surveys
Best Financial Institution Merger and Acquisition Deal
Emeafinance Awards
Pan African CEO of the Year
Emeafinance Awards
Most Innovative Bank
Emeafinance Awards
African Bank of the Year
African Banker Magazine
African Bank of the Year 
African Banker Award