Pristina, July 16, 2021 – BKT Kosova is awarded “Best Bank in Kosovo” in Awards for Excellence for 2021 by pre-eminent international finance magazine Euromoney.
Established in 1992 as the first of their kind, the Euromoney Awards for Excellence evaluate levels of service, financial performance and other achievements in the global banking industry. This year Euromoney received more than 1,000 submissions from banks around the world that covers more than 50 regional awards and best bank awards in 100 countries.
Commenting on the Euromoney award, Mr. Suat Bakkal, Chief Executive Officer of BKT Kosova, says, “We are delighted to be recognized by such leading magazine after a year distinguished by challenges and uncertainties caused by the pandemic. “
“This award recognizes our enormous and steady growth, stable profitability, huge expansion in product range and innovative response to the pandemic that ensured business continuity while continuing to support customers and staff to protect their health and safety,” added Mr. Suat Bakkal.
BKT Kosova has taken various measures during the pandemic to meet the needs of the market and help customers meet their daily banking needs through digital channels. In fact, the Bank has implemented a number of digital principles in 2020 such as The Digital Account Opening, the Digital Loan, Lending through third parties, the expanded business partnerships and Smart Invest platform, the first of its kind in Kosovo. All aligned towards reaching the main goal of the bank, which is to be close to customers in every mode they prefer, be it physically or digitally, offering all sorts of banking services and solutions. The new banking modalities introduced during the last couple of years will serve a great deal for the bank to achieve its growth and development objectives during 2021 and the coming years.
Euromoney magazine was created in 1969 to cover the re-emergence of the international cross-border capital markets. The euromarket, after which the magazine is named, is the predecessor to today’s mainstream global capital markets. Euromoney reported on, and championed, this market and its growth, in the process becoming the prime magazine of the wholesale financial world, its institutions and its users (www.euromoney.com).
About BKT Kosova:
BKT Kosova operates in Kosovo market as one of the fastest growing and most innovative banks. The bank has created numerous innovative and modern banking opportunities and solutions, as well as a variety of competitive banking products. BKT Kosova is committed to serving all customer categories: Individuals, Corporations, SMEs and Micro-enterprises, while it is strongly focused on being recognized as a global banking partner. For BKT, growing means experiencing changes and adapting to new developments in every area, therefore, the Bank continuously adopts the latest technological developments in financial world by investing in the latest trends. BKT Kosova offers most of its products both ways, via its expanded physical network and via state-of-the-art online platforms (www.bkt-ks.com).