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Ecobank named most Innovative Bank in Africa

Global finance named Ecobank as the most innovative bank in Africa during the eighth Global Finance annual awards, the Innovators 2020.

The awards honour banks and financial institutions that identify new paths and design tools in finance.

The classes of award comprised of Most Innovative Banks in Africa, Central & Eastern Europe,  Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Middle East, North America and Western Europe.

At the virtual awards announcements, the European Editor at Global Finance and Lead, Global Finance Awards evaluation team, Anita Hawser noted that the companies that were recognized at the innovate awards stood apart and that the innovations looked in the context of product or process innovation. She said that the review panel was ultimately concerned with the effect of innovation in terms of addressing a specific need or creating value for customers such as speeding up credit review or lending process for small businesses, enabling companies to remotely …