Karachi: United Bank Limited (UBL) has been selected as the Best Consumer Internet Bank in Pakistan by Global Finance magazine for its 15th Annual World’s Best Internet Bank Awards 2014. The results were announced in a press release by Global Finance which selects the best financial institutions around the world and its Internet Bank Awards are the undisputed authority on the world’s leading online banking services providers.
The winning banks were selected based on strength of strategy for attracting and servicing online customers, success in getting clients to use web offerings, growth of online customers, breadth of product offerings, evidence of tangible benefits gained from Internet initiatives and web site design and functionality. This award is a clear recognition of innovation, convenience and excellence in customer service unmatched by any of UBL’s peers.
Mr. Wajahat Husain, President & CEO, UBL said, “UBL has a demonstrated history of delivering innovative solutions. We believe customers are becoming increasingly tech savvy and demanding and we aim to continue to be ahead of the curve and always exceed their expectations. This award is yet another testament of our commitment toward excellence in delivering digital solutions for customers.”
Earlier this year, UBL introduced its mobile banking app to offer yet another level of convenience for customers. This was in line with the vision for Netbanking which strives to offer a one-stop-shop solution for managing the customer’s various banking, payments and investment needs online 24/7 from anywhere in the world. UBL Netbanking offers an extensive range of transactions including funds transfer, bill payments, mobile recharge, online shopping payments, mutual funds investment, share subscription (eIPO) and zakat/donations among others. UBL Netbanking also has the distinction of being the first to offer eIPO in Pakistan.