piraeus bank group


Awards & Distinctions

Piraeus Bank received two prominent international awards at the Loyalty Magazine Awards 2018 for the Yellow Rewards Program: a) "Best Loyalty Programme of the Year - Financial Services"; and b) "Regional Loyalty Champion of the Year - Central & Eastern Europe incl. Russia & Turkey".

Piraeus Bank received the highest award of “Performance Brand of the Year” at the Peak Performance Marketing Awards 2018. In the same competition for the most effective and innovative communication campaigns, the Bank received four other distinctions.

With a total of 14 awards, Piraeus Bank excelled in the Ermis Awards 2018, the institution that rewards excellence in strategy, creativity and communication effectiveness. In addition, Piraeus Bank is the first organization to be honored in 2018 for the first time with the Creative Bravery Award as the most “daring” advertiser for the bravery in its communication.

Piraeus Bank received from Global Custodian, the highly respected publication in the international securities services arena, the Global Excellence Award in the area of Relationship Management and Client Services.

In the top 5 CEOs of the largest European banks featured the CEO of Piraeus Bank Christos Megalou during the vote of the Extel Survey 2018 in which participated over 11,300 executives of banks, investment companies and business of financial sector from 88 countries of the world. The Investor Relations of Piraeus Bank received significant distinction, ranking first among all Greek businesses and ninth among 128 European banks.
Piraeus Bank's technological leadership was confirmed through a number of distinctions within the Impact Business IT Excellence (BITE) Awards 2018. Specifically, a top performance award in the "Transformation of Business Processes" category for the implementation of the new "e-loan by winbank" service, as well as in the "Electronic Cooperation / Electronic Pricing" category for the specialized software platform "rapid LINK". An award of excellence to the "Web based Trade Finance" service, which was evaluated under the category "New Services & Business Model Transformation". An excellent performance in the "Business and ICT Linking" category for the new “Small Business & Agricultural Affordability & Treatment Tool” and finally, the top distinction Grand Award.
Piraeus Bank received significant distinction from the established institution for the Greek Retail and Industry, Retail Business Awards 2017. Specifically, the new winbank mobile app won in E-COMMERCE MOBILE APP 2017 category.
Piraeus Bank's Yellow Loyalty Program received a total of 5 awards at the Loyalty Awards 2018 to highlight best practices in rewarding and customer loyalty.