Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank wins Best Consumer Internet Bank Award by Global Finance

17 August 2010

Abu Dhabi, 17 August, 2010: Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank has been named Best Consumer Internet Bank in the UAE by Global Finance magazine at its 11th World's Best Internet Bank Awards.

A panel of judges assessed ADCB based on several criteria, including its strategy for attracting and servicing online customers, success in getting clients to use its web offerings, growth in the number of on-line customers, breadth of product offerings, evidence of tangible benefits gained from the Bank's Internet initiatives, and web site design and functionality.

ADCB@ctive Personal Internet Banking has provided internet banking capabilities since 2006, continuing to add more services every year. Customers can access their accounts online to view past transactions, credit card and loan statements, make transfers between ADCB bank accounts as well as transfers to other institutions, and pay their utility bills and credit card balances online. ADCB also has dedicated communication methods to allow customers to send messages directly to the Bank with queries, to modify their customer contact information and check the latest news from the Bank. Each service has been provided to make ADCB@ctive Personal Internet Banking fast and effective for customers.

Arup Mukhopadhyay, Head of Consumer Banking, ADCB said: "We are extremely pleased to have won this award for our Internet Banking services. It recognizes our quest to improve customer satisfaction by establishing a state-of-the-art presence across all customer channels, as well as our high level of expertise in providing advanced technology to customers via the web and through their mobile phones. We will peruse our endeavors to provide the best solutions while making sure our banking is accessible to all on-line users."

"ADCB@ctive Personal Internet Banking is now in its fifth year since inception, and over that period we have launched a wide range of online services. We have also aimed to keep our services user friendly and relevant for customers and this recognition is a testament to our efforts." Ravi Nair, Head of Customer Experience Management at ADCB said.

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