BAI and Infosys Finacle today announced the winners of the 2015 BAI-Infosys Finacle Global Banking Innovation Awards. The Innovation Circle Judging Panel, a distinguished group of thought leaders from the global financial services industry, evaluated nominees from 34 countries, and selected winners based on originality and impact. The winners were recognized at a ceremony on October 13 at the BAI Retail Delivery 2015 Conference & Expo.
“These awards reflect BAI’S commitment to encourage and celebrate innovation. We are proud to honor this exclusive group of innovators for their achievements that are shaping the future of the financial services industry,” said
Debbie Bianucci, President and Chief Executive Officer, BAI. “These visionaries inspired and created valuable contributions to advancing retail banking with passion, creativity and commitment. We are excited to see their continued contributions for years to come.”
Michael Reh, Executive Vice President and CEO (designate), EdgeVerve, said, “Continuous innovation is no longer a priority but a necessity, as banking undergoes a sea change. This award program is an outstanding platform for banking leaders globally to learn and gain inspiration from global innovators, and underscores our mission to help financial institutions leverage modern technology to address emergent challenges and accelerate their innovation agenda.”
The winners for the 2015 BAI-Infosys Finacle Global Banking Innovation Awards are:
Product and Service Innovation Award
Fidor Bank AG for Fidor Smart Current Account
Channel Innovation Award
The Bank of East Asia, Limited for Digital Branch: A New Way to Bank
Innovation in Internal Process Improvement Award
DenizBank for Powerful Teller Dashboard: Enhancing Customer Experience at Every Contact Point
Innovation in Societal and Community Impact Award
Nusenda Credit Union for Co-op Capital: Widening Access Points to Financial Products
Innovation in Payments Award
Idea Bank SA for The Mobile ATM Service for Small Medium Enterprises
Most Innovative Non-Bank Financial Organization Award
Lending Club for Transforming the Banking System by Making Credit More Affordable and Investing More Rewarding
Disruptive Innovation in Banking Award
Fidor Bank AG for Fidor Smart Current Account
Most Innovative Community-Based Banking Organization Award
Nusenda Credit Union
Most Innovative Bank of the Year Award
The Bank of East Asia, Limited
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About BAI and BAI Retail Delivery
BAI delivers the financial services industry’s most actionable insights, enabling leaders to make smart business decisions, every day. We’re passionate about the trusted information and powerful tools that provide leaders with the clarity and confidence needed to prepare for tomorrow, while performing better today.
At BAI Retail Delivery, more than 3,000 financial services professionals come together from around the world, including leaders from retail banking, financial technology and business solutions organizations. BAI Retail Delivery provides unique perspectives, best practices and meaningful connections that help drive positive change and move the industry forward.
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About Infosys Finacle
Finacle is the industry-leading universal banking solution from EdgeVerve Systems, a wholly owned subsidiary of Infosys. The solution helps financial institutions develop deeper connections with stakeholders, power continuous innovation and accelerate growth in the digital world. Today, Finacle is the choice of banks across 84 countries and serves over 547 million customers – nearly 16.5 percent of the world’s adult banked population. To know more, visit
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