Eurobank EFG, in 2008 once again secured international and local distinctions. Specifically:
It was selected as the «Bank of the Year in Greece» for 2008 by the internationally acclaimed journal «The Banker», which is owned by the Financial Times publishing Group. This distinction has been awarded in terms of the annual institution, which the authoritative journal has instituted in order to select the most successful and effective banking institution in each country.
This distinction has been awarded to Eurobank EFG further to an evaluation by the journal of its performance and development in the current environment which has been defined by restlessness and challenges. This distinction has been accompanied by the pointing out that: «After five years of strong development in the credit financial sector the international crises has been manifested with an exceptional intensity and the banks throughout the world have felt the consequences. However, despite the credit financial crisis, many organizations have achieved noteworthy performances and excellent results. The award by the journal for the «Bank of the Year» reflects the success and the financial credit performance by the leading banks internationally.
It is reminded that Eurobank EFG has also been proclaimed as the « Best Bank in Greece » for 2008 by the internationally acclaimed Euromoney journal.
It has also been proclaimed as the «Best Internet Bank for Consumers and Businesses» («Best Consumer Internet Bank» & «Best Corporate/Institutional Internet Bank») in Greece for 2008 by “Global Finance”.
The Europhone Banking service by Eurobank EFG has secured the gold medal with 1st place in the annual «Teleperformance C.R.M Grand Prix 2008» competition, under the “Large Call Centres” category for the excellent telephone services that it provides to the Bank’s customers. Europhone has for the 5th time in the last 6 years won the gold medal for 1st place.