Leading European Business and Finance Magazine Names UniCredit Best Bank for Transaction Services in Western Europe and Best Bank for Advisory
Central and Eastern Europe
UniCredit was named Best Western European Bank for Transaction Services and Best Central and Eastern European Bank for Advisory in Euromoney Award of Excellence 2021. The wins are part of a series of awards that also include the best bank in Bosnia and Herzegovina in the same set of awards and separate recognition for several categories of Best in Service in Central and Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa (CEEMEA) in the Euromoney FX 2021 Survey.
Created 19 years ago as the first prize of its kind, the Euromoney Award of Excellence recognize merchant and investment banks who are role models in how they deliver cutting edge products and services to meet client needs.
“We are delighted to receive these awards, which are further recognition of both our hard work and the strength of our approach,” said Andrea Orcel, CEO of UniCredit. “As always, we continue to put customers at the heart of our business. My thanks go to these clients for their trust and loyalty, as well as to our committed teams who have assisted them with a range of different tools – from transactional banking to tightening day-to-day operations to trusted advice on capital raising and financing needs. . ‘
With the award for Best Advisory Bank in Central and Eastern Europe, UniCredit further strengthened its leadership in the region, with Euromoney stating that “UniCredit has once again leveraged its regional network, sector approach and cautious positioning in the market to secure the highest number of agreements announced in the 12 months to March 31, 2021. UniCredit’s expertise in a range of sectors has been amply demonstrated ”, highlighting agreements between financial institutions , infrastructure, renewable energies and technology.
The Western European Bank for Transaction Banking Award is part of a growing recognition of UniCredit’s services in this area, with Euromoney noting that “the bank has become a leading provider of essential cash management products, such as than virtual accounts ”, while praising other advanced services such as IBAN checks and international high-speed payments.
This was reflected in the success of the bank’s awards. Over the past few years, the bank has consistently won some of the most prestigious awards available, including that of the banker Best transaction bank in Western Europe in 2019, that of the banker Best Bank for Supply Chain Finance in 2020, and Euromoney Best Bank for Transaction Services in Central and Eastern Europe in 2020.
Milan, July 14, 2021
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