Scotiabank named Bank of the Year British Virgin Islands by The Banker Magazine

Scotiabank (British Virgin Islands) Ltd. is celebrating its third win of the prestigious Bank of the Year –British Virgin Islands award. The recognition comes from The Banker Magazine which is published by the London-based Financial Times.

The Banker also named Scotiabank Bank of the Year in Grenada, Belize and the Bahamas.

The announcement was made at a black-tie reception in London in December where Scotiabank Caribbean East Managing Director David Noel collected the Bracken Awards on behalf of the Bank.

The Banker selects winners based on their ability to gain strategic advantage and deliver shareholder returns. The magazine is the world's longest running international banking magazine, recognized as a leading source of information on finance and investment around the globe.

"This award is a real tribute to the hard work of our staff. They have been committed to excellent service, looking for new ways to help our customers achieve their financial goals and still taking time to serve the community beyond the branch," said Sarah Hobbs, Managing Director, Scotiabank (British Virgin Islands) Ltd.

Scotiabank's Caribbean operations have been recognized with numerous awards this year for their strength and stability as well as products and services, including:

  • Global Finance Magazine's 'Best Emerging Markets Bank' in Barbados for 2015
  • Best Digital Bank in 21 countries across the Caribbean including Barbados by Global Finance along with regional recognitions in North America, Latin America and the Caribbean;
  • For the second year in a row, Scotiabank was also named one of the World's Best Multinational Workplaces by the Great Place to Work® Institute.

For more information, contact:
Jennifer O'Leary
Manager, Marketing (Caribbean North)
Phone: 1.345.815.4313