Award Application

Call for submissions:
November 2018
The submission kit will be send out to financial institutions in
November 2018.
January 11th, 2019
Complete submissions must reach us no later than
January 11th, 2019.
Stage I: First Review
January 2019

Each complete submissionis reviewed and scored by a team of research analysts. Institutions deemed eligible to proceed to the next stage are notified.

Stage II: Short Listing of Candidates
January 2019

Based on the submissions, our team, together with our international panel of advisors, will nominate up to five candidates in each of the categories.

Stage III: Interviews
January to February 2019

Based on the independent review, our team of research analysts will interview the shortlisted candidates. Interviews will be conducted with the head of retail financial services, as well as heads of product / process groups, where applicable.

Stage IV: Notification of Award Winners
February 2019
Results ratified by a panel of international referees will be communicated to the winning insitutions.

Stage V:
International Excellence in
Retail Financial Services Awards 2019

to be announced

Gathering some of the best minds in the Asia-Pacific region, the convention will take place in a country where the industry has received considerable attention on their success in achieving high financial inclusion rate, positive regulatory reforms and growth in online payments.