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BFSB wins international award

The Bahamas Financial Services Board (BFSB) has won an international award for its promotional activities. Read more about the accolade here. 

International Investor Magazine
Tuesday, January 21, 2020
Tuesday, January 21, 2020

BFSBLONDON, January 2020 /PRNewswire/ — International Investor is delighted to announce its recognition of excellence in all industries and at all levels, across the globe.

At a time of transformation in many of the world’s economies, International Investor highlights the businesses that remain steady in delivering first rate service, opportunity, innovation and performance.

The following lists our readers’ choices of the organisations that are bringing better ways of doing business to the investment community.

The first winners of 2020 are [emphasis ours]:

Arche – Most Reliable Wealth Management Firm // Luxembourg

BFSB – Outstanding Promotion of Financial Services // The Bahamas

Banca CredInvest – Best Bank for Institutional Investors // Switzerland

Bank Islam Brunei Darussalam – Best in Islamic Finance // Asia Pacific

BDSwiss – Best FX and CFDs Trading Provider

Dunn Loren Merrifield – Best Securitisation House // Nigeria
– Best Asset Backed Commercial Paper Programme // Nigeria

Harib al Kitani (Oman LNG) – Best Oil & Gas CEO // MENA

LLB Swiss Investment – Best Fund Administrator // Switzerland

Mashreq – Best Private Banking Services // UAE

Sonnie Ayere (Dunn Loren Merrifield) – CEO of the Year // Nigeria

Zerohda – Best Broker // India

Commenting on the award, Sonnie Ayere (CEO, DLM Capital Group) said: “This award is yet another testament to our unwavering commitment to developing and providing innovative, customised solutions to financing challenges that positively impact everyday lives; and we are thankful.”

Bank Islam Brunei Darussalam’s Managing Director and CEO, Mubashar Khokhar, said: “Alhamdulillah, we are honoured by the recognition which stands as a testament to the commitment and efforts of the entire leadership team of BIBD and its employees. Our sincere gratitude goes to our customers, associates, regulators and stakeholders whose support has driven us forward and contributed to the progress as well as development of Brunei’s financial services sector. This latest award win edges BIBD closer to its aspiration/goal of becoming the Best Islamic Bank in Asia-Pacific.”

ZNS Network news recently conducted an in-depth interview with Minister of Financial Services, Trade, Industry and Immigration Elsworth Johnson. Watch the full interview here.

The Bahamas Financial Services Board will host a workshop on financial crimes enforcement, compliance and risk mitigation in Nassau February 19. Read more about the event here.

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