1. Best SME Bank in Africa - 2020
    Awarded by Asian Banker Middle East and Africa Regional Awards
  2. Outstanding SME Supporting Bank of the Year - 2020
    Marketing Edge Awards and Summit
  3. CSR Bank of the Year, in providing Quality Education to children.
    Tony Okpe's Foundation(Kiddies Watch)
  4. CSR Bank of the Year, Investment in Education and Youth Empowerment
    CSR reporters


  1. Most Business Friendly Bank -  October 2019
    Awarded by Market Leaders and Traders' Association of Nigeria, Lagos Chapter.
  2. Excellence in Customer Experience Enhancement -  October 2019
    Awarded by Finnovex West Africa Awards


  1. Best Company in Support of SMEs​ - December 2018
    Awarded by Sustainability, Enterprise and Responsibility Awards (SERAS)
  2. Best Bank in SME Financing​ - November 2018
    Awarded by BusinessDay Banking and Financial Institutions Award 2018
  3. Excellence in Retail Banking​ - September 2018
    Awarded by New Age Banking Summit and Awards
  4. Second Best Company to Work for in Africa (Large Corporates)​ - May 2018
    Awarded by African Clean Up Initiative


  1. Most Improved Retail Bank in Nigeria​ - October 2017
    Awarded by BusinessDay Banking Awards
  2. Excellence Award in Alternate Channel Banking​ - September 2017
    Awarded by New Age Banking Summit and Awards
  3. Best Environmental Supporting Financial Institution in Africa​ - July 2017
    Awarded by African Clean Up Initiative


  1. Most Outstanding SMEs Friendly and Sponsorship Commercial Bank of the Year 2015 - October 2015
    Awarded by Contact Connect Communications
  2. Most Customer Friendly Bank - September 2015
    Awarded by BusinessDay Newspaper