Reputation and Recognition
Reputação e reconhecimento
BPI's performance was publicly recognized in several areas of financial activity by both national and international independent entities.
The following distinctions to the Bank deserve special mention:
Best Bank in Portugal
BPI was elected for the first time the "Best Bank in Portugal" by Euromoney magazine under the "Euromoney Awards" initiative. This classification results from a combination of quantitative and qualitative criteria such as profitability, growth, efficiency, quality, innovation capacity and social commitment.
The winner of this award is selected by the team of editors, journalists and analysts of Euromoney magazine, one of the most respected editorial references in the international financial sector.
Best Private Banking in Portugal
For the second time, according to the 2017 Global Private Banking Awards, in a survey by the PWM and The Banker magazines, published by the Financial Times. BPI was selected on the basis of an evaluation carried out by a panel of international banking experts and also took into account the Scorpio Partnership's annual study of performance indicators for this sector.
For the fifth consecutive year, BPI was voted the most trusted bank brand in Portugal in the 2018 edition of the Trusted Brands study that the Reader's Digest Selections have been organizing for 18 years in 15 countries.
Highest reputation and most notorious leader in Portuguese banking - Fernando Ulrich
Classification awarded to Fernando Ulrich for the 2nd consecutive year by OnStrategy Group, a company that evaluates the reputation of brands and their leaders in more than 20 sectors of activity, based on a panel of 3 stakeholders: general public, companies and media.
Brand of Excellence in Portugal
For the 4th consecutive year and in accordance with Superbrands, an independent international organization dedicated to the promotion of brands governed by values such as longevity, loyalty, acceptance, goodwill and market dominance in 89 countries, since 1995. Superbrands analyses the performance of brands to identify those that act above and beyond their competitors.
Bank with the Best Price-Quality Ratio
In the category of Credit Products for Individuals and Companies, by the Best Buy Awards Portugal Millennials 2017. This study was conducted through an online survey in the Portuguese market between June and July 2017, in a sample of 1,200 respondents - Millennials in Portugal - aged between 18 and 37.
Best Annual Report of the Financial System (ex-aequo with Millennium BCP)
For the 17th time, at the 30th edition of the Investor Relations & Governance Awards, organized by Deloitte and Eco Newspaper. IRGA intend to reward what is best done in the Portuguese financial market.
Most Active Research House and No. 1 Corporate Bond House
At the Euronext Lisbon Awards 2018, an event that distinguished the performance of the entities that most actively contributed to the development of the Portuguese capital market in 2017. BPI was also elected in the categories Most Active Trading House in Bonds and Best Capital Market Promotion Initiative.
For the third consecutive year, BPI has been named the best bank brand in the category "banking products for seniors", according to a study by Consumer Choice 2018. Senior Choice is a Consumer Choice project that assesses satisfaction of consumers over 60 years regarding a particular product or service.
Best Treasury and Cash Management Provider in Portugal
For the second consecutive year, according to Global Finance Magazine at the World Best Treasury & Cash Management Banks and Providers Awards 2018. This ranking results from a survey conducted annually by Global Finance magazine to readers, analysts and experts from various areas of financial activity.
Best Digital Bank of Distinction
According to the Global Finance Magazine at the Digital Bank of Distinction Awards 2017, in the Consumer and Corporate/Institutional categories. These awards recognize the excellence and innovation of financial institutions that present the best digital solutions for individuals and businesses.
Melhor Digital Operacional Process
At the Portugal Digital Awards 2017, for the Digital Transformation project, an initiative of Jornal de Negócios and IDC Portugal, in partnership with Vodafone and AXIANS, which awards distinctive and innovative projects and personalities that stand out in the area of digital transformation.
Financial Innovation Awards 2017 - Finalist in 3 categories
Sale of Prestige Products in Digital Channels, in the category Innovation in Product or Service Design; BPI Confirming, in the Innovation in Supporting Business or Enterprise category, and BPI App Feed in the Excellence in Customer Experience category. Awarded by The London Institute of Banking & Finance and the British Banking Association at the Financial Innovation Awards 2017, which awards the best projects worldwide in the financial industry.
Best National Stock Management Company
BPI Gestão de Activos was elected, for the second consecutive year, the Best National Stock Management Company, in the Morningstar 2017 awards for the best real estate investment funds. It was the 7th time in the last 9 years that BPI Gestão de Activos received this award.
Best National Euro Mixed Fund
Distinction awarded to the BPI Selecção in the Morningstar 2017 awards for the best real estate investment funds.
Best Bond Fund
Distinction awarded to the BPI Euro Taxa Fixa in the Best Funds Awards 2017, by Jornal de Negócios and the Associação Portuguesa de Fundos de Investimento, Pensões e Patrimónios.
Best Equity Fund Outside Portugal
BPI Opportunities was distinguished in the Best Funds Awards 2017, by Jornal de Negócios and the Associação Portuguesa de Fundos de Investimento, Pensões e Patrimónios.
These awards are the sole responsibility of the entities that awarded them.