Annual CEE SME Banking Awards

CEE24 SME Banking Awards Ceremony

November 15

Vienna & Remote

Every year we award banks and fintechs for the best digital solutions for Micro and SME customers in the following categories:

We define the nominees and the winner based on our annual Studies & Rankings that we do at SME Banking Club

To get full access, please

Winners of CEE23 SME Banking Awards

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The Best Online Banking

in the CEE region

Every year we analyze the functionality of online banking solutions for SMEs in the CEE region, based on 90 parameters, which were grouped on the following modules:

To receive full access to the Online Banking for SMEs Study, please

To analyze those parameters, we:

  1. Ask the applicant to fulfill the questionnaire (excel table with the list of 90 parameters)
  2. Verify fulfilled data with the information stated on the bank’s website and information received in the bank’s call center (which are information sources for SMEs about the bank’s products and services).

All the applicants receive a comparison table to see how the Ranking/Award results were calculated.

It looks the following way:

It’s all transparent! You can see your data and compare it with your peers from different banks and countries.

The Best Mobile Banking

in the CEE region

Every year we analyze the functionality of mobile banking solutions for SMEs in the CEE region, based on 90 parameters, which were grouped on the following modules:

To receive full access to the Mobile Banking for SMEs Study, please

To analyze those parameters, we:

  1. Ask the applicant to fulfill the questionnaire (excel table with the list of 90 parameters)
  2. Verify fulfilled data with the information stated on the bank’s website and information received in the bank’s call center (which are information sources for SMEs about the bank’s products and services).

All the applicants receive a comparison table to see how the Ranking/Award results were calculated.

It looks the following way:

It’s all transparent! You can see your data and compare it with your peers from different banks and countries.

The Best Digital Lending Solution

in the CEE region

Every year we analyze the possibility to apply for and receive a loan fully online for Micro and SME customers provided by banks and FinTechs in CEE countries, based on 20 parameters:

To receive full access to the Digital SME Lending Study, please

The scope of analysis covers banks and FinTechs that offer at least an online application for an SME loan in the CEE region. 

To analyze those parameters, we:

  1. Ask the applicant to fulfill the questionnaire (excel table with the list of 20 parameters)
  2. Verify fulfilled data with the information stated on the bank’s website and information received in the bank’s call center (which are information sources for SMEs about the bank’s products and services).

All the applicants receive a comparison table to see how the Ranking/Award results were calculated.

It looks the following way:

It’s all transparent! You can see your data and compare it with your peers from different financial organizations and countries.

The Best Digital Factoring Solution

in the CEE region

Every year we analyze the availability of factoring products to SME customers via digital channels, based on 17 parameters:

To receive full access to the Digital SME Factoring Study, please

The scope of analysis covers banks and factoring companies from the CEE region -factors offering online or mobile applications for domestic and international factoring.

To analyze those parameters, we:

  1. Ask the applicant to fulfill the questionnaire (excel table with the list of 17 parameters)
  2. Verify fulfilled data with the information stated on the bank’s website and information received in the bank’s call center (which are information sources for SMEs about the bank’s products and services).

All the applicants receive a comparison table to see how the Ranking/Award results were calculated.

It looks the following way:

It’s all transparent! You can see your data and compare it with your peers from different financial organizations and countries.

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