Thu, 02 July 2020
Gulf International Bank (GIB) has been honoured on two prestigious platforms; Global Trade Review 2020 Awards and Global Finance’s The Innovators 2020. GIB was named ‘Leader in Trade for Bahrain’ for the year 2020 by Global Trade Review. The prestigious awards recognise GIB’s position as Bahrain’s most innovative bank for trade finance products and services, which it offers to clients across the GCC and MENA region. The bank also won two awards at Global Finance’s The Innovators 2020, where the bank’s supply chain finance capabilities were recognised. In the Trade Finance category, GIB won ‘Best Electronic Supply Chain Finance Solution’ award underscoring the bank’s market leadership in supply chain finance and its position among some of the largest global and regional trade finance banks. The second award was in the Islamic Finance category, where GIB was recognised for innovation in ‘Digitising Umrah Payments’ for a large public sector entity in Saudi Arabia.