FNB Islamic Banking has been awarded “Best Islamic Banking Window 2018”, an award that the bank has won for the second consecutive time.
It was awarded the top honours Global Islamic Finance Awards (GIFA), which were recently held in Sarajevo, Bosnia Herzegovina on 29 September 2018. This continues the wide-ranging acknowledgment that continues to highlight the strides the bank is making in cementing its reputation as the Islamic bank of choice.
Having earned its reputation as one of the most respected Islamic finance awards programme globally, GIFA celebrates excellence and best practices in Islamic finance across various categories ranging from industry players to service providers, Shari’ah scholars and academicians in various sectors within the Islamic finance industry, with ultimate objectives of promoting social responsibility, adherence to Shari’ah authenticity and commitment to Islamic banking and finance.
“One of our core drivers as a bank is to innovatively assist customers through creating a single platform that enables the consumer to effortlessly transact, invest, finance, or insure with great ease. Winning this award for a second time on a global platform is certainly an honour that tells us that we are answering our customers’ needs, it says that our offer continues to resonate the FNB intonation – How can we help you?” says CEO of FNB Islamic Banking, Amman Muhammad.
The award adds to several significant awards that FNB Islamic banking has won in the past year, these include Best Islamic Banking Window 2017, Critics’ Choice Best Islamic Retail Banking Window in South Africa & Botswana 2016 and Best Islamic Bank Offering 2016.